Foundations, Organizations and Institutions (FOI) Intern

Nadacia Habitat for Humanity International

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

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The Global FOI Team focuses on Professional Foundations, Bi-Lateral, and Multi-Lateral institutions – all recognized as institutional partners with significant assets of $100 million+. These institutional partners have high quality designated staff and strategic program priorities with strict guidelines and restrictions on proposal development and grant execution.

The Global FOI Team is currently seeking to recruit for a:



As a Global FOI Research Intern you will work with the newly established Global FOI team, whose goal is to raise funds (awards) for housing and development programs from institutions and governments globally (e.g. USAID, DFID, World Bank etc.). The Global FOI team members are located in the US, Costa Rica, UK, Asia Pacific and Slovakia. The role of the team is to scan global institutional funding environment, conduct research on FOI donors and support the FOI team to develop FOI strategies.


*Working with the team to research funding information for development projects, (mostly in the housing sector) from institutions like the European Commission, British and US government, the World Bank, regional Development Banks (AfDB/ADB) and others (50% of your time).
*Support development of Institutional Partners’ Analysis, Tiering and Strategies (25%).
*Support development of Institutional Partners’ Strategies and their roll-out including the use of CRM (25%).
*Administrative tasks (5% of your time).

Employee perks, benefits


You will be a part of an incredible learning experience that will expose you to non-profit work, culture, relevant projects and experts in the field. You will have the ability to learn from a global team, supporting in major fundraising efforts. Successful candidates will be joining at the beginning of the research phase for the Global FOI Team, helping to build systems and databases of research for many years to come. In addition to this research, you will be exposed to other aspects of Habitat’s international fundraising efforts and will acquire a firm grasp of bi-lateral and multi-lateral funding organizations.


*Working in a multicultural environment - you will support team members from different locations.
*Learning about the operations of a multinational non-governmental organization.
*5 euro fully paid meal vouchers.
*Possibility to work from home, upon agreement.

Information about the selection process

If you are interested in internship with the EMEA Area Office, and you meet the requirements, please send in one document your motivation letter and CV in English indicating the position you are applying for to Human Resources to [email protected]

DEADLINE: Closing date for applications is 18 March 2021. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted and invited for an interview.

To find out more about HFHI visit us at

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University student

Educational Specialization

International Relations, International Business, Global Studies, International Development, Public Relations, Political Science, Government, Research, Research Methods, Project Management

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Word - advanced
Microsoft Excel - advanced
Microsoft PowerPoint - advanced

Personality requirements and skills


*University student who has taken relevant courses in International Relations, International Business, Global Studies, International Development, Public Relations, Political Science, Government, Research, Research Methods, Project Management, etc.
*A strong interest in conducting detailed research focused on grant pre-positioning and proposal development.
*Interest in topics of international development and housing, bi-lateral and multi-lateral institutions, grants and funding.
*Openness to learn and ability to process large and complex data and fill in research templates to share findings in user-friendly formats.
*Excellent writing and research skills.
*Proficient to advanced in Microsoft Office.
*Attention to detail, organized and strong analysis skills.


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 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


ID: 4035524  Dátum zverejnenia: 18.2.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 4 EUR/hour