Misk x Shamsaha Internship Program

Shamsaha is the only existing women’s crisis response advocacy program in the Middle East, with the vision of empowering women to thrive.
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Application open
20 Sep 2022
Application Close
26 Sep 2022
Program Start/End
06 Nov 2022 - 31 Jan 2023

The Misk Skills Traineeships Program aims to empower talented Saudi youth across fresh graduates, and young professionals to launch their professional careers by offering professional opportunities in collaboration with top-tier international and local organizations  

Company Overview

Shamsaha is the only existing women’s crisis response advocacy program in the Middle East, with the vision of empowering women to thrive. With compassion and conviction, Shamsaha strives to amplify women’s potential. From breaking the silence around domestic violence and providing 24/7 crisis care; to starting compassionate conversations about empowerment and educating future generations, we give all women a voice so they can fulfill their dreams

In June 2022, Shamsaha launched its novel mobile application, which is the driver of its regional expansion project. The mobile app will make Shamsaha's free and confidential support services available to women across the GCC region

Program Overview

Case Intern

The opportunity  

To support our growth plans we have created this position for a dedicated Case Intern. In this role you will work with our leadership team and advocates and be at the forefront of supporting the women and client families we work to empower. You will provide client information, referral, logistic and emotional support from our office based in Financial Harbor, as well as virtually, supporting women who have been victims of abuse. 

Key Responsibilities  

  • Assist clients with jobs: Work with Client Case Coordinator to create a system for clients that need job assistance. This includes creating and amending resumes, setting up clients’ profiles on career platforms, sending and searching for job openings and other tasks 
  • Advocate call backs: Case Intern will work with the Client Case Coordinator to call back advocates after their shifts
  • Casework: This role will include brainstorming with the Client Case Coordinator about current cases, editing casework notes on the system and other minor admin tasks 

Business/Marketing Intern 

Key Responsibilities  

Specific duties will include but will not be limited to the following: 

  • Develop strategic marketing initiatives and activities  
  • Implement marketing plans that include print, broadcast and online content
  • Create branded advertising campaigns, and support teams by coordinating and collating content
  • Support marketing campaign planning and execution
  • Write copy for social media posts, promotional emails, video, and image content and other marketing collateral for marketing channels
  • Setup tracking systems for marketing campaigns and online activities
  • Conduct market research to identify marketing opportunities and negotiate media coverage
  • Traffic all advertising efforts to appropriate channels
  • Create, maintain and strengthen the organization’s overall brand through all media avenues 
  • Daily social media posts following all branding guidelines 
  • Monitor and respond to all social media platform inquiries 
  • Monitor SEO and user engagement and suggest content optimization 
  • Communicate with corporations and influencers via social media to create a strong relationship with Shamsaha 
  • Develop, implement and manage our social media strategy 
  • Define most important social media KPIs 
  • Independently coordinate marketing and community events, including overseeing logistics, managing registrations, coordinating with vendors, creating itineraries, and ordering marketing collateral 
  • Liaise with local media regarding Shamsaha’s stories and press releases 
Program highlights
Location
Bahrain
Start date
November 6, 2022
Duration
10 weeks
Target
Graduates with a bachelor’s degree with no more than 2 years since year of graduation
Application criteria
  • Only Saudi Nationality
  • Graduates with a bachelor’s in 2019, 2020, 2021 with no more than 2 years since year of graduation
  • Accepted majors:

- Law

- Psychology

- Business

- Marketing

- Social Work

  • Excellent GPA
  • Fluency in English and Arabic required  

Frequently asked questions

You can find more information about the program dates on the program specific page.

Yes, the video is a mandatory part of the application. For more details about how to record your video, please visit our application page for the opportunity that you are applying for.

Yes, if you have successfully moved to the next stage of our selection process, we will notify you via email as early as possible. If we decide not to move forward with your application, we will also inform you after a short period of time.

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Application open
20 Sep 2022
Application Close
26 Sep 2022
Program Start/End
06 Nov 2022 - 31 Jan 2023
Application Process
  1. Sign up
    Sign up to Misk Hub and create your profile.
  2. Apply
    Select this program and click the apply button.
  3. Evaluation
    We will review your application criteria and your video then decide if this program is right for you.
  4. Psychometric test
    Complete online psychometric test.
  5. Interview
    Attend one-on-one interview virtually.
  6. Application confirmation
    Successful applicants will receive an email confirming their program enrollment. We will also share more program-specific information and details about your participation.
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