FOOD POLICY INTERN - COLOMBIA
This position is preferably for Black, Indigenous, trans people, and people with disabilities.
Terms of Employment: Internship (30 hours a week)
Reports to: Food Policy Manager - Colombia
Position Location: Remote - Colombia
Language requirement: Fluent Spanish and Intermediate English
About Sinergia Animal
Rated as one of the world's most effective animal protection organizations by Animal Charity Evaluators, Sinergia Animal is an international campaigning organization working in countries in the Global South (specifically Latin America and Southeast Asia) to reduce animal suffering and promote more compassionate food choices.
We use negotiations, investigations, peaceful direct actions, and innovative campaigning methods to expose the suffering of farmed animals and to help build a world in which no animals are exploited for food.
About the position
Are you a person who’s passionate about helping animals, humans, and the planet by promoting a plant-based diet to private and public institutions? If so, this may be an exciting opportunity for you. Sinergia Animal is offering a paid internship vacancy for the Alimentando el Mañana Program in Colombia. The Intern will be involved in institution engagement, program implementation, communication, and social media creation.
Supporting the institutional engagement and outreach process and implementation of Alimentando el Mañana in Colombia
Creating and collaborating on content for social media posts
Supporting with any other activities requested by the manager and directors of Sinergia Animal, including but not limited to helping to create reports, compiling social media data and stats, and translations from English to Spanish
Excellent multitasking and time-management skills
A great team player but can also work independently
An affinity with animal rights issues and a vegan lifestyle is highly desirable
Commitment to the mission and objectives of the organization
Enthusiasm and proactiveness are very important to us. If you don’t tick all the points on this list but are very excited about this role, we want to hear from you.
Sinergia Animal has an Internal Development Program that can support you in developing skills needed, including language.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
Sinergia Animal is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, class, sex, gender, sexual orientation, disability, family/marital status, religion, or other protected classes.
People of the Global Majority, LGBTQI+ people, people with disabilities, neurodivergent people, women, mothers, seniors, people from low-income households, and other groups are highly encouraged to apply.