Working Student CBID Communications *

  • CBM Head Office Bensheim
  • Publiziert: 2022-11-16
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About CBM

CBM (registered as CBM Christoffel-Blindenmission Christian Blind Mission e.V.) is an international development organisation committed to improving the quality of life of persons with disabilities in the poorest communities of the world. Based on our Christian values and more than 100 years of professional expertise, we address poverty as a cause and a consequence of disability. We work in partnership to create an inclusive society for all.

Do you have a strong interest in international development cooperation and disability inclusion? Then apply by 11.12.2022 to strengthen our team of the Community Based Inclusive Development (CBID) Initiative in Bensheim. You will learn about communications in a large international development organisation and build your editorial and proofreading skills.


These are your responsibilities

You will work with the Communications Officer to
  • Create social media and website content 
  • Design social media graphics, GIFs and other visual materials 
  • Draft news articles for the CBM intranet 
  • Monitor the impact of website, intranet and social media content about CBID  
  • Help to create templates and resources including posters and presentations 
  • Support the development of a new file-sharing site to share CBID documents with colleagues 

These are your qualifications

  • Strong interest in working in communications, marketing, journalism, publishing or a related area 
  • Interest in working in international cooperation 
  • Interest in/experience in graphic design or branding 
  • Enthusiasm for social media  
  • Professional proficiency in English. German, French and/or Spanish would be an asset 
  • A service-oriented and proactive mind set  
  • Excellent written communications skills 
  • A result driven and reliable way of doing things 
A valid confirmation of matriculation is required


What we offer

  • First work experience in a meaningful position in the world's leading organisation in the field of Disability Inclusive Development 
  • Working hours can be flexibly planned depending on your studies
  • based on the tariff system of Diakonie Deutschland (AVR)
  • Company social benefits
  • Modern and digitalised processes
  • Collegial cohesion and team spirit

How to apply

Please apply exclusively online via our applicant portal (see APPLY NOW).
A letter of motivation, CV and relevant (work) references complete your application.

We look forward to receiving your application! 

Your contact person: Frau Eva Maria Goldmann , Tel.: +49 (0) 6251 131 274

We would like to further promote diversity in our teams and therefore welcome applications from people of different ethnic and social backgrounds, religions and world views, different ages and genders, and especially from people with disabilities.

*Suitability is decisive, gender is irrelevant!