Communications Assistant Intern

- Negotiable

RMIT University

Ha Noi, Vietnam

Job detail



1. Support the creation and dissemination of newsworthy content, including but not limited to media releases, advertorials, stories and news about staff and student achievements and key activities held by RMIT Vietnam to create favourable views of RMIT Vietnam, and for distribution across multiple channels across University

2. Assist with working with media in Hanoi and northern cities and provinces for positive media coverage; ensure timely and appropriate responses to media enquiries.

3. Develop illustrative materials and articles as assigned

4. Assist with the organisation of press meetings and media interviews of the University executives, staff and students

5. Assist with pro-active monitoring of RMIT Vietnam's presence on print, broadcast and online media by collecting data for fortnightly, monthly and annual media activity reports

6. Provide support in managing media plan and budget for PR campaigns, important occasions and major University events

7. Take photos of University’s activities; support in video production project to promote University activities

 8. Translate from English into Vietnamese and vice-versa, including but not limited to brochures, media releases and news articles

9. Gather content for the weekly staff newsletter, specifically Hanoi-related community activities and promotions for Staff Social News

10. Support the administration tasks of the department including room bookings for meetings, contract drafting, PR/PV preparation

11. Implement other duties as directed by Senior Communications Coordinator and Communications Manager.



  • Senior student or graduate from a relevant discipline (Arts/Business)
  • Love writing, good at writing/developing content (Vietnamese and English)
  • Well-organized and detail-oriented
  • Eager-to-learn attitude
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills in Vietnamese and English
  • Demonstrated administrative skills.
  • Ability to work effectively with both Vietnamese and international colleagues and external stakeholders.
  • Skilled in the use of basic information technology including Microsoft Office applications


  • Hands-on training on Communications, Writing and Public Relations
  • Salary package of VND 4,000,000 VND gross per month
  • Chance to work with one of the coolest teams at RMIT (Your team members are from Vietnam, Canada and Australia)
  • Chance to work for RMIT Vietnam- amongst the best educational institutions in Vietnam
  • Unique opportunity to work within a multi-lingual, multi-cultural environment with creative and innovative committed colleagues