Paid Internship Opportunity in Communication and Event Management – Sustainable Mobility at GIZ in Germany: Apply Now!

Paid Internship Opportunity (m/f/d) in Communication and Event Management – Sustainable Mobility

At the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), we believe in a model for success that ensures a better life for everyone and meaningful tasks for our employees. With over 50 years of experience as a company of the German Federal Government, we’ve been dedicated to supporting the implementation of development policy goals worldwide. Collaborating with partner organizations in 120 countries, we engage in diverse projects. If you’re passionate about making a difference in the world and growing personally and professionally, you’ve come to the right place.

  • Job-ID: V000057341
  • Location: Bonn
  • Assignment period: 01/15/2024 – 07/14/2024
  • Field: Trainees
  • Type of employment: Full-time
  • Application deadline: 11/28/2023
  • Monthly Stipend: €2.064,- (gross)

Job Description:

Transport accounts for a significant portion of global energy-related CO2 emissions. To achieve the Paris climate targets, a transition in transport and extensive decarbonization by 2050 is crucial. The “NDC Transport initiative for Asia” (NDC TIA), funded by the International Climate Initiative (IKI), supports partner countries in Asia to enhance their commitment to climate-friendly transport.

To bolster this initiative and other IKI funded transport projects, we are seeking a dedicated and creative intern with a hands-on mentality and digital affinity to support external and internal communication. Convince us with your creative application!

Your Tasks:

  • Support external and internal communication for the “NDC Transport Initiative for Asia” project and the “Changing Transport” brand by creating and maintaining content for websites, social media, and newsletters.
  • Assist in planning and implementing onsite and online events, particularly the NDC TIA Conference in June 2024.
  • Editorial planning and conception of impact content for online and print communication products.
  • Conceive and implement online campaigns.
  • Internal knowledge management.
  • Other ad-hoc tasks related to promoting sustainable mobility.

Your Profile:

  • Studying (at least basic studies or Bachelor) and/or have a degree in event management, media, communications, environmental, political, or social sciences, urban planning, or a related field.
  • Excited about development policy and have a basic understanding of challenges facing the transport sector in emerging and developing countries.
  • High digital affinity and enjoyment in working with social media.
  • Able to implement creative ideas efficiently, independently, and in a solution-oriented manner.
  • Good organizational skills and enjoyment in being part of event preparation and implementation.
  • Very good written and spoken English language skills (German and other language skills are an advantage).
  • Experienced in using Office programs; knowledge of design programs such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign is an advantage.
  • Enjoy working in an international and multidisciplinary team with a good sense of intercultural and target-group oriented communication.


  • Only apply if you are currently enrolled as a student or graduated not longer than six months ago from the start of your internship.
  • Monthly stipend of €2.064,- (gross).

GIZ aims to increase the proportion of employees with disabilities. Applications from persons with disabilities are most welcome.

For more information, contact Mrs. Eichhorst (Mail: [email protected]).

Looking for a paid internship in communications and event management related to climate action and transport? ➡ Join the GIZ team! 🤝

Apply now and showcase your creativity!


We are looking for a dedicated, creative intern with a hands-on mentality and digital affinity to support our internal and external communications.

Are you ready to make a difference in the global transition to sustainable transport? Apply now and showcase your creativity!

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