Belgien, Marketing und Vertrieb, The World Fair Trade Organization Europe (WFTO-Europe)

Full name of organisation

The World Fair Trade Organization Europe (WFTO-Europe)

Position(s) description, department

As an intern at WFTO-Europe in Communication and Membership & Monitoring you will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Help develop our internal and external communication strategy, including our social channels and our newsletter.
  • Help update the content of our website and include new features.
  • Update and publish new posts giving visibility to member's initiatives in the WFTO-Europe website, social media sites, and other means available. 
  • Bring out a newsletter every three months (manage editorial planning, identify relevant topics to be communicated to members, develop content) and circulate it to the members to the other WFTO regions.  
  • Assist in the screening of WFTO’s members’ monitoring reports as well as managing the European membership database.
  • Registration of all incoming application from European companies. 
  • Invite new European Fair Trade organisations to join the WFTO network 
  • Keep updated records and inform the WFTO Global Secretariat on developments 
Duration 6 months 
Language(s) of internship English
Skills required
  • Fluency in English 
  • Good communication skills (written and oral)
  • Eagerness to Learn
  • Motivation for the Fair Trade movement
  • Proficiency in other languages (French, Spanish and Portuguese) is highly valued
  • Ability to work as part of a team

Please note that all our current opportunities are unpaid.

Field of Education  
Contact for application

If you are interested, please send your CV and a 1-page Cover Letter in English explaining why you would like to work with us and what your contribution could be to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by the 16th of November 2018. Please indicate your availability and preferences regarding start/ending dates and length of stay.

General information about organisation

WFTO-Europe is one of the regional branches of the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO) which is a worldwide network of Fair Trade organizations present in more than 70 countries. Its goal is to enable producers, especially in the global South, to improve their livelihoods and develop their communities through Fair Trade.


Website, Address

Rue Washington straat 40, 1050 Brussels, Belgium. 

Tel +32.2.6406386








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