ACAA Social Media Ambassador

The Australia China Alumni Association (ACAA) was established in 2007. ACAA has grown its network of alumni to over 26,000 members in both China and Australia. ACAA is a not-for-profit organisation that is open to and serves all China-connected alumni  and current international students of Australian universities and TAFE’s, providing a variety of services, programs, and events. ACAA delivers a platform to showcase Australian alumni's contributions to Australia and China and to help alumni across China and Australia to reconnect.


The ACAA Social Media Ambassador program, commenced in 2020, and has been conducted with the support of the Scanlon Foundation. In the last two years, this program has connected ACAA with nearly 700,000 new readers. Our Social Media Ambassadors promote content and and deepen understanding of Australian life and culture in a way meaningful to Chinese international students and alumni. The ACAA Social Media Ambassador is the perfect internship for ACAA members who want to use social media to write about student and other aspects of life in Australia.


Thank you for your interest in the ACAA Social Media Ambassador Internship!


We are looking for someone who has experience in the current social media landscape, has an interest in growing their online social media presence, and is passionate about promoting a deeper understanding of life in Australia. 5-10 internships will be granted.


As a Social Media Ambassador, you will assist our organisation in growing the number of alumni members, while gaining access to the vast amount of resources and extensive network that ACAA offers.


Application Process:

  1. If you are not already an ACAA member, please log in and register as an ACAA member before applying for the internship (scan our QR code at the bottom of this form)

  2. Complete the application form below in either Chinese or English and email to hr@austchinaalumni.org by 31 May 2022.

  3. If the application is approved, you will be contacted to arrange an online interview with ACAA.

click here to download the SMA application form.


As an ACAA Social Media Ambassador you will have the opportunity to:

  • Use Chinese and/or Australian social media to write about life in Australia

  • Produce content for the promotion of prestigious ACAA events

  • Promote your own content through social media channels and ACAA platforms

  • Utilize your favourite social media platforms and online communities to spread a message and awareness of the topics most important to you

  • Receive training and support from ACAA, while simultaneously growing your online presence and following.


ACAA Interns will receive the following benefits:

  • Opportunity to raise your own personal profile within the Alumni community

  • Valuable exposure on ACAA’s website, WeChat, Weibo & monthly newsletters which are sent to 24,000+ subscribers

  • Invitations to key ACAA events in Australia and China

  • A Social Media Ambassador Appreciation Certificate from ACAA upon completion of the program.

  • If you fulfil your duties as a Social Media Ambassador, ACAA will pay you internship expenses of $500/annum

Key selection criteria:

  1. Older than 18 years of age

  2. Member of ACAA

  3. You have previous experience in social media, you already have a following, and you are interested in growing your current following

  4. Current quality social media presence specialising in a specific area (e.g. fashion, education, sports, health, technology, travel)

  5. Ability to plan and fulfil one's own work plan

  6. Commitment to regular communication with supervisors including brief training sessions.



Please send your application to HR@austchinaalumni .org