Communication Intern Jobs in Dubai at APCO Worldwide

Title: Communication Intern

Company: APCO Worldwide

Location: Dubai


Founded in 1984, APCO Worldwide is an award-winning, independently owned global communication and business strategy firm with offices in major cities throughout North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. APCO combines a global perspective with local expertise to help clients around the world manage challenges, opportunities, perceptions and reputations. APCO clients include corporations and governments; industry associations and nonprofit organizations; and many of the top companies on the Fortune 500. The firm is a majority women-owned business.

The Communication Intern role is to assist the Team in several tasks including : research, content writing, pitching stories, preparing PowerPoint presentations and some ad-hocks assignments as per the direct supervisor’s requests

Primary Duties And Responsibilities

Organize bi-weekly meeting between clients and mid to senior level employees at APCO

Take minutes of meetings and send accurate and detailed report to the concerned parties

Assist in drafting basic content pieces (PR and social media)

Complete all necessary administrative tasks, such as research and email

Maintain email/telephone contacts with clients as needed, without requiring a supervisor to intervene on routine matters

Assist in preparing coverage, weekly and monthly reports

Prepare PowerPoint presentations

Ad Hocks assignment as per the Account Director’s request


Bachelor’s Degree in business management, Marketing, Economics, International Relations, Mass Communication or Equivalent

Good writing, communication, organization , time management and initiative skills

Proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint

Available as full timer

Proficient in English and Arabic

AD-Hocks Assignment/reports:

As per the Direct Manager’s requests

Internship Period

3 months, might be extended to a total of 6 months based on need


Excellent communication skills written and verbally

Excellent writing skills

Analytical skills

Presentation skills

Research skills

Ability to multitask and work under pressure in a fast-paced environment

Excellent organization and time management skills, strong attention to detail

Initiative skills

Teamwork skills

Ability to be flexible, resilient, solution oriented and creative

Service-orientated attitude, proactive thinker, information seeker


Senior student/ fresh graduate majoring in Mass Communication, International Relations, Public Relations or Equivalent

Work Conditions

The physical abilities needed to perform the duties of this position, in addition to the office climate:

Office environment is general office setting

About APCO In The Middle East And North Africa

Home to some of the fastest growing economies in the world, the Middle East and North Africa region has a pivotal role to play in driving global conversations – from environmental policies to religion and pop culture. The UAE and Saudi Arabia are clear leaders in this equation, although the wave of innovation continues to transcend borders.

APCO launched its regional operations in 2006 in Dubai. Growing from a team of less than 10 consultants, APCO today has over 200 people from 26 countries working in teams across Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Riyadh, Manama and Kuwait and our projects take us to countries across the region and the Levant. APCO was awarded Best Agency in the Middle East by PRWeek in 2019 and Best Agency to Work for: EMEA Network by PRovoke Media in…

Upload your CV/resume or any other relevant file. Max. file size: 80 MB.

About APCO Worldwide