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Somalia Programme Unit Internship

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Nairobi, Kenya

3 weeks ago


Job Description

Working as a member of the Somali Programme, under the supervision of the Senior Programme Officer, the intern will provide support to Interpeace’s Somali Programme. S/he will gain insights into the process of programme management, budget development, report writing, concept note and proposal development and developing communication skills with internal and external stakeholders.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. A strong desire to learn about peacebuilding while making a worthwhile contribution of time and effort to Interpeace
  2. Fluent written and spoken English; good written and spoken Somali is an added advantage
  3. Good knowledge of common MS computer applications
  4. Ability to multi-task
  5. Excellent proven organization and communications skills

Education + Experience

  1. Current pursuit of an undergraduate degree (Bachelor) in Political Science, International Relations, Peace and Conflict Studies, Development Studies, or related field and able to dedicate six months to a full-time internship with the university’s/education institution’s agreement or Completion of an undergraduate degree (Bachelor) in Political Science, International Relations, Peace and Conflict Studies, Development Studies, or related field and pursuing a Master’s degree in the near future
  2. Applicants will need to provide an attestation from the education institution where the candidate seeks to pursue the graduate degree attesting that this internship is aligned and will contribute to the educational purpose of the graduate degree or Recent completion of a Master’s degree in Political Science, International Relations, Peace and Conflict Studies, Development Studies, or related field