Are you a communication expert and have you ever dreamed of working in the US? Do not miss this amazing opportunity to join the Milken Institute and work in their prestigious Santa Monica headquarter!


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Organizations: The Milken Institute is a renowned California think tank that deals mainly with economics. The fundamental goal that has been pursued ever since its foundation in 1991 is to create better living conditions and economic conditions in the United States and in the world. The Milken Institute is a non-profit and independent organization, one of its many mission is to increase world well-being by promoting both long-term and collaborative solutions that increase access to capital. The Institute's work is inspired by the formula developed by Michael Milken, the founder and president of the study center: "Prosperity is the same as the effect of financial technology that acts to multiply the value of human capital, social capital and real assets". The Milken Institute is very active in the research field and has published over the years numerous studies and texts not only relating to human capital, access to capital but also studies on the health economy and medical research. An important activity of the Institute is represented by the Milken Institute Global Conference, an annual forum focusing mainly on economic and social issues


Duty Station: Santa Monica


Open to: Graduates in Marketing, Communication, Journalism and related fields


Timeframe: Not specified


Deadline: Not specified


Job Description: The Milken Institute is looking for an expert in communication to be part of its team, the ideal candidate must have a deep intellectual curiosity and a strong sense of ethics in work, the candidate will work in a dynamic and environment multicultural, in particular he will take care of the following activities:

- Manage the communication and social media sector

- Contributing to the management of internal and external communications

- Organize and plan events and campaigns

- Provide support for communications management across the various departments of the Milken Institute

- Prepare documents and reports

- Provide administrative support to the Executive Director and the Communications Department


Requirements: The ideal candidate must have the following requirements:

- Possess a Bachelor Degree in Marketing, Communication or Journalism or related fields

- Excellent communication and writing skills

- Great organizational skills

- Great work skills within a team

- Great knowledge of the Office Package

- Great knowledge of social media (Facebook, Linkedin, Snap, Twitter and Instagram)

- Excellent knowledge of English is both written and spoken

- Knowledge of Google Analytics and similar programs is considered a plus

- Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is considered a plus

- Knowledge of HTML and CSS is considered a plus


Wage: Non specified


Application Process: All candidates interested  will need to fill in the online application (see Useful Links) by attaching their updated CV


Useful Links:

Milken Institute Official Website

Job Offer

Application Form

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Useful Informations: The Visa Waiwer Program program allows citizens of 38 countries, including Italy, to enter the United States for business or tourism purposes for stays of up to 90 days without having to apply for an entry visa. For all other purposes, it is necessary to apply for the entry visa. You must obtain an Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) to enter the US under the Visa Waiver Program. The authorization, which lasts two years or until the passport expires, must be obtained before boarding the aircraft, airplane or naval vessel, traveling to the United States by accessing, at least 72 hours before departure, by The website for the Electronic Travel Authorization System (ESTA)


Useful Contacts:

Milken Institute

1250 Fourth Street

Santa Monica, CA 90401

Phone: 310.570.4600

Fax: 310.570.4601


Edited by Jasmina Poddi


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"The challenge of education and communication in Palestine"

How the Embassy of Palestine in Italy is trying to face with occupation problem and society issues

Carolina Zincone works at the Embassy of Palestine in Italy as a responsible of media and communication. In this role she aims to raise awareness on what’s going on in Palestine. In fact she said that: It is crucial to know”. Her first aim is to spread knowledge on the situation in Palestine. The difficult they find in communication is the unfair game of other ambassadors; very often when it is an initiative organised by an NGO, for example Gaza and West Bank, the communication of the other states is strong and direct. She thinks instead that it is important to let people know what’s going on and not to forbid other people initiatives. She said: “The problem is that you try to communicate but then there is a sort of censorship of what you do”.

She talks in particular about education and what problems students have to face with everyday such as army aggression, school demolition and several unjustified attacks, but the main problem is the occupation that causes students difficulties not only in their studies but also in their lives because they lost their parents and friends , who were killed by occupants.

What the Embassy does, is not simply talking about people that have been killed or people that have been arrested, they want to say that the Palestinian people have many things that could be considered, they have a lot to say and to show and this occupation is an obstacle to this , and they shouldn’t be considered only as victims.

 About her work, Carolina Zincone was firstly a volunteer of UN , she said volunteering is a great experience , very interesting , they try to listen to your wishes, try to send you to place that you’re interested in and ask you to do things that you are suitable for. It is really interesting because you are in touch with local population we learn many things and I suggest to anyone interested in the work of international organisations should try to have this experience.

So it is important to know and be aware of what it is going on, in order to find out solutions and to give help. It is important to get information about conflicts around the world and to try to solve them with the aim of respect human rights and dignity.


Valeria Passaro

Emerson Caetano

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