Web Team Intern

Web Team Intern

Location: Fully Remote. Must be located in Timezones UTC-1 to UTC+4

Deadline: 15th October 2021 or until filled

The Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) is a growing, global nonprofit media organization that is reinventing investigative journalism for the public good. By developing and equipping a global network of investigative journalists and publishing their stories, we expose crime and corruption so the public can hold power to account. We see a future where organized crime and corruption are drastically reduced and democracy is strengthened. Our global team includes editors, researchers, data engineers, security specialists, administrators, technologists, and strategists, each with areas of in-depth expertise.

Position Overview

OCCRP is looking for a full or part-time web intern who will be responsible for supporting the web team in developing, updating and managing the OCCRP website. Using the content management system, HTML, CSS, JS and other technologies, this candidate will work alongside designers, editors and front-end programmers to keep the website updated, to add new content, to develop new components and to support the web team’s day-to-day activities.

This is an ideal internship if you are interested in building your skills in website management and development, combining both publishing and content management and web development tasks.

The internship is intended for 6 months, but can be flexible on request. A small monthly stipend (up to $600 USD for full-time) to cover some of your living costs will be provided.

Job Description

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To Apply

To apply, please email a cover letter and CV/resume including examples of previous work to jobs[at]occrp.org. As this is an entry-level role, and many candidates do not have extensive work experience, the cover letter is especially important. Candidates not including a covering letter will not be considered.

All applications must be submitted in English. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Whilst we have internal goals to reply to unsuccessful candidates, we regret that the high number of applicants greatly exceeds our capacity to respond to each person. We apologize that we will not be able to reply to any unsuccessful applicants.

As an equal opportunity employer, OCCRP values having a diverse workforce and continuously strives to maintain an inclusive and equitable workplace. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and encourage people with a diverse range of backgrounds to apply. We do not discriminate against any person based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, medical conditions, family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristics. If you are a qualified applicant requiring assistance or an accommodation to complete any step of the application process, please contact hr[at]occrp.org.

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