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Communications Officer





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Communications Officer

The Marketing and Communications Department is currently looking for a Communications Officer to start with a Professional Internship (m/f):



Strategic Planning

Support the head of internal communications & events in the development and implementation of strategic communications planning

Help developing comprehensive communications strategies that support the overall strategic direction of the company

Suggest, plan and implement communications projects

Assess communications programmes, report findings and recommend improvements.


Internal Communications (Proactive and reactive)

Support the creation and promotion of effective internal communications strategies and practices at all levels of the organisation

Develop and design internal campaigns

Formulate appropriate messaging for sensitive and confidential materials to be communicated to internal and external audiences

Administrate internal communications tools

Plan content development, layout and production for internal communication tools (Intranet, newsletter, mass mailing etc.)

Actively research and develop internal communications materials - news releases, articles, editorials, publications and other written communications products, including PowerPoint presentations

Support in all managerial communications (managers’ community, managers toolkits, presentations etc.).

Proof reading of several communications materials.



Research venues, liaise with providers and support the Head internal communications & events in all organisational and logistical tasks.


Corporate Reporting

Create reports on the department’s activity and on the outcomes of internal initiatives.



BA or MA Degree in the areas of Corporate/strategic Communications or International relations

Fluent in Portuguese and English (minimum C1)

1 – 3 years related work experience, ideally in Communications Area

Experience in writing communications materials and event plans

Excellent verbal and written skills (mandatory)

Experience with digital tools (websites, mass mailing)

Proficiency in MS Office tools (Word, Excel, and PPT)

Experience in project management

Great understanding of communications techniques, principles and best practices

Great ability to write and edit copy, and to design presentations

Knowledge of image software edition

Eligible for IEFP Professional Internship (mandatory)



Proactive, adaptable and creative

Problem-solver, responsible and accountable

Able to work as part of a team

Positive attitude (self-motivated and enthusiastic)

Multi-task, organised, deadline-driven and able to work under pressure


Negotiation skills (able to persuade and influence)

Client Focused

Keen to learn



Please send your CV in English.

Only candidates with adequate profile will be contacted.