Wednesday, 27 May 2015
European Affairs and Partnerships Intern
Search for Common Ground – Brussels Headquarters is seeking an intern to provide support to the team’s overall policy and fundraising activities.
The intern is supposed to start the week of the 15th June 2015.
Conduct desk research related to fundraising with a special focus on European bilateral donors, and European media news on peacebuilding issues;
Identify and research opportunities for new program development and partnerships;
Under the supervision of the EAP Associate, contribute to the implementation of the Outreach Strategy, including social media tools, updating SFCG’s website,
Represent Search for Common Ground at relevant events and public meetings and take notes when requested;
Maintain and update computerized database of donors and prospects;
Provide administrative support to the office;
As job descriptions cannot be exhaustive, the position-holder may be required to undertake other duties that are broadly in line with the above key duties.
BA or MA in International Relations, Political Science, Conflict Studies or Communications (or current student in the same disciplines);
Written and spoken fluency in English and French;
Advanced computer skills.
The ideal candidate will further exhibit
A self-starting, enthusiastic and flexible work style;
Demonstrable interest in conflict resolution and peacebuilding;
Superb writing, editing and communication skills;
Attention to detail;
Ability to handle multiple tasks and tight deadlines.
Deadline for application: June 5th, 2015. Please send resume and cover letter through our application system at:https://sfcg.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=271. SFCG expects an intern to work at least 30 hours per week. Please include specifics on your availability, including days and hours/per week. Finally, please note where you found this posting. Please note that the internship is unpaid.