Intern | Press and PR (full time)

As an intern at our press and PR team you write, edit and translate articles for our website. You propose own topics and support the team with research tasks on press freedom issues. In addition, you help to create press and PR material and maintain our social media channels.

About you

  • Journalistic work is something you thoroughly enjoy ever since your previous experience in press and/or PR
  • You feel equally at home in the English and German language, possessing advanced writing skills (German is a sine qua non, other European languages a plus)
  • You are a curious person, a fast learner and proactive team player
  • You are MS Office-savvy and familiar with digital image editing as well as working with content management systems
  • You are currently enrolled in a German university or Fachhochschule and in search of a mandatory work experience (Pflichtpraktikum)

What we offer

  • Become part of an international team that stands up for media freedom every day
  • The opportunity to take a course at Leipzig School of Media – free of charge
  • Hands-on experience in a small, dynamic NGO operating across Europe
  • One-to-one mentoring

Your internship could start right away. Preferred length: 8 to 12 weeks.


Great! We’re looking forward to your application. Please send us your cover letter and resume and tell us why we should choose you. Andreas Lamm is your contact person. He can be reached at +49 (0)341 200 403 22 or