Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Partners for Democratic Change Business Development Internship

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
  • An accomplished undergraduate student, seeking greater understanding of the international development field and development community in Washington DC, and interested in exploring career paths in the working areas of PartnersGlobal (democracy and governance, peacebuilding, citizen security, private sector philanthropy, extractives and human rights)
  • A demonstrated willingness to learn, exemplified in an “all-hands-on-deck” approach to collaborative team work
  • Exceptional English language, research, writing and editing skills; professional proficiency in a second language highly desired, but not required
  • Experienced in using Microsoft Word applications, and particularly comfortable in budgeting through the use of Microsoft Excel. Familiarity with other platforms, such as Google docs and Salesforce highly desired.
  • A passion for organization, and excellent interpersonal skills.
To Apply: Please send a résumé with references, a cover letter explaining your interest in the position, and a brief (no more than two page) writing sample to intern@partnersglobal.org. Please indicate in the email and cover letter that you are applying for the Business Development Internship. No phone calls please –Partners will contact applicants for an interview or to request additional information if interested.