Intern – Coalition for the ICC

  • Added Date: Wednesday, 12 February 2020
  • Deadline Date: Friday, 28 February 2020

THE INTERNSHIP
The internship will provide the successful candidate with on-the-job training in a
global non-profit, non-governmental organization. The successful candidate will be
given the opportunity to:

  • Gain valuable experience in the non-profit sector
  • Gain skills and participate in advocacy strategizing, project development and
    implementation
  • Gain skills in effective team working and how to ensure effective team
    meetings
  • Gain strategic treaty body and governmental advocacy experience with
    particular emphasis on the ICC
  • Build and expand his/her professional network
  • Work in a young, multicultural, and dynamic work environment
  • Improve managerial, organizational, and problem-solving skills.

The Intern will assist the Program Associate, along with other staff as relevant, with a
variety of tasks, including:

  • Assisting in the execution of the administrative tasks related to the organization
    of the ICC-NGO Roundtables Meetings 2020 (communication with participants,
    support for travel and during the stay in The Hague);
  • Internal/external meeting preparation and event planning, including arranging
    conference calls, preparing venues, coordinating logistics, preparing materials,
    etc.;
  • Providing support to the Communications and Legal sections with writing, editing,
    and translations.
  • Updating and maintaining CICC contact (membership and government)
    databases;
  • Responding to information requests, including requests received through general
    CICC email address;
  • Attending, reporting, and assisting with meetings and events related to the CICC’s
    work.
  • Assisting with other tasks as needed.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
 Graduate student with or undergraduate student working towards a degree in
International Relations, Political Science, Human Rights, Law, administration,
management or related field;
 Fluency in English required; fluency in one other language (French, Spanish,
Arabic) would be an asset;
 Organizational and administrative skills; experience in event planning and in an
office setting would be an asset;
 Effective team player with the ability to work in a multicultural environment;
 Available on a full-time basis for a minimum of four months.

REMUNERATION
Please note that this is an unpaid internship and the Coalition cannot cover associated
transportation or accommodation costs. We recommend all prospective candidates
to seek financial assistance from their academic institutions or seek outside
fellowships, grants, and personal resources. The Coalition cannot sponsor individuals
applying for internships to help them obtain visas.

This vacancy is archived.

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