Advocacy Intern - suitable only for students, paid long-term internship in NGO

Nadacia Habitat for Humanity International

Place of work
Zochova 6-8, 811 03 Bratislava
Contract type
internship, work experience
Start date
ASAP
Wage (gross)
4 EUR/hour

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

WHAT WOULD BE YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES?
As an Advocacy Intern you will provide support to the Advocacy Team in the Europe, the Middle East & Africa (EMEA) Area Office:
• Desk research on housing, housing policies, and related EU policies
• Help the advocacy team to organize events (workshops, conferences)
• Support grant proposal submissions
• Assist the team in implementing projects
• Administrative tasks

Working time - approximately 20hrs per week (flexible)

Employee perks, benefits

WHAT DO WE OFFER YOU?
• Gaining experience in a multicultural environment-Bratislava office is a multicultural environment of international NGO experts, in addition to that we work with offices in other European countries, African countries, and USA, occasionally with Latin America and Asia Pacific
• Learning about the operations of a multinational non-governmental organization
• Possible participation at conferences-external or internal in the EMEA region
• Learning about EU institutions and policies
• Learning about international network building
• Learning about housing issues all over the world and solutions for the low income
• Learning about project management
• Participation at team meetings, team building, all staff meetings
• 5 euro fully paid meal vouchers
• Laptop

Information about the selection process

If you'd like to join the global team in Bratislava and you qualify within the specified job requirements, submit your motivation letter and CV as ONE DOCUMENT in English to Human Resources at [email protected]

DEADLINE: Closing date for applications is March 1st , 2021. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

To find out more about HFHI visit us at https://www.habitat.org/emea/impact/what-we-do/advocacy

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University student
University education (Bachelor's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Outlook - advanced
Microsoft Word - advanced
Microsoft PowerPoint - advanced

Personality requirements and skills

WHAT DO WE REQUIRE?
• Must be a University student, completed bachelor degree is an advantage
• Openness to learn and ability to process information
• Excellent command of English, especially in writing
• Interest in topics of housing/poverty housing/advocacy/sociology/poverty/EU policy making/ EU grants
• Interest in a long-term internship for a year or two is an advantage

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Brief description of the company

Founded in 1976, Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI) is a global, Christian-based nonprofit organization that grew out of an intentionally multi-racial community in rural Georgia. Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat brings together people of all faiths and people of no faith to build homes, communities and hope. Working alongside each other, we help families and individuals build and improve places to call home and achieve the strength, stability and self-reliance they need to build better lives for themselves. Habitat for Humanity seeks individuals who have a willingness to affirm these principles and values.

HFHI is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to employ and assign the best qualified personnel for all our positions in a manner that does not unlawfully discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, gender, marital status, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, veteran/reserve national guard status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

We invite you to visit our website www.habitat.org to learn more about us and how we work.

Number of employees

25-49 employees

Company address

Nadacia Habitat for Humanity International
Zochova 6-8
811 03 Bratislava
https://www.habitat.org/emea/about/careers

Contact

ID: 1321759  Dátum zverejnenia: 15.2.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 4 EUR/hour