VOICE Internship – University of Copenhagen

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11 June 2018

VOICE Internship

VOICE is seeking a motivated and conscientious intern to support the work of its Brussels Secretariat.

Working in a small dynamic team, the successful candidate will gain insight into the functioning of a large European NGO network, gain experience of working with a variety of audiences, and will contribute to VOICE’s influencing of humanitarian policy at EU level.

Job Description:

  • Monitor political and institutional developments relevant to humanitarian assistance and produce a daily news review for the secretariat team;
  • Assist the Secretariat team in organising VOICE meetings and events and taking minutes;
  • Research on and follow-up of current policy topics related to humanitarian assistance, in order to support VOICE overall communication, advocacy and policy work;
  • Support in maintaining VOICE website and extranet, the databases of contacts and mailing lists;
  • Attend and report on external meetings and debates on relevant topics if required;
  • Provide support to the VOICE Secretariat in administration and any other relevant tasks.

Requirements:

  • Demonstrated interest in the EU and Humanitarian Aid
  • Higher education in a relevant field
  •  Fluent written and spoken English and (preferably) French
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Motivated team player and enthusiastic personality

What we offer:

  • VOICE offers a full time 1-year internship regulated under the conditions of the Belgium internship contract called "Convention d’immersion professionnelle" with a compensation of 781 €month.
  • Start date: ideally July 2018

Interested candidates should send their CV and motivation letter, explaining their suitability for the position as described above to voice@ngovoice.org.

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interview. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with a deadline on 22 June 2018. The position will be filled as soon as a relevant candidate is identified.