Communication Intern


CARE is an international development organization fighting global poverty with a special focus on working with women and girls to bring sustainable changes to their communities. CARE was founded in 1945, today CARE works in 100 countries around the globe, supporting 950 poverty-fighting development and humanitarian aid projects to reach more than 62 million people directly and 216 million people indirectly. We work with partners to achieve lasting results for marginalized communities.

CARE focuses on empowering particularly marginalized and vulnerable women in Cambodia, including urban women who are marginalized by occupation, rural women who are denied multiple rights, and women and girls from ethnic minorities. CARE focuses primarily on the northeast of the country and Phnom Penh and surrounding areas. CARE aims to tackle the underlying causes of poverty and social injustice and to bring lasting change to the lives of poor and vulnerable people by strengthening gender equality and women’s voice, promoting inclusive governance, and increasing women’s resilience. CARE knows that it cannot achieve this mission without a team of dedicated, passionate, and qualified people. CARE values teamwork, critical thinking, interpersonal skills and enthusiasm. CARE is committed to providing a supportive and inclusive workplace, where team members are encouraged to learn, grow and share their views. CARE promotes equality and diversity in the workplace as well as within its projects.

Job Summary

The Communication Intern will assist the Senior Media and Communications Officer to produce CARE Cambodia communications and digital marketing materials that are engaging, eye-catching and compliance with CARE International Country Office brand guidelines. The role allows room for practical learning and professional development in media and communication for development sector. The communication intern will be involved with developing of communication materials for multiple platforms, writing and developing contents on social media, dignified storytelling and engaging in inclusive environment of an International organization.

The length of the internship is 6 months, with an option to extend. This position is based in Phnom Penh Office with occasional travel to field office as required.

You will be receiving a monthly stipend of USD 165 and covered for accident insurance.

Deadline: 20 November 2023


Responsibilities, qualifications and additional job requirements are listed in the job advertisement and the job description

How to apply:

Interested candidates are requested to submit a CARE application form along with their CV and cover letter to email: with the Subject Communication Intern, OR at the CARE Phnom Penh Office: #39 (3rd floor) Street 352, Sangkat Boeng Keng Kang I, Khan Boeng Keng Kang, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Submitted documents will not be returned. In return for your commitment, you will benefit from a comprehensive benefits package.

CARE is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. CARE does not tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including women, LGBTQI+ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities and members of other marginalized groups.

“Thanks for your interest in CARE! We are committed to each other and to the protection of the people we serve.

We do not tolerate sexual misconduct within or external to our organization and imbed child protection in all we do. Protection from sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse and child protection are fundamental to our relationships, including employment, and our recruitment practices are designed to ensure we only recruit people who are suitable to work with other staff and the people we serve. As well as pre-employment checks, we will use the recruitment and reference process to ensure potential new staff understand and are aligned with these expectations.