Classification: Fixed-Term (January-May 2003) Reports to: Program Officer
The International Foundation for Election Systems (IFES) is seeking a full-time (30-40 hrs/ week) intern to work o/a January 15, 2003 to May 31, 2003. The candidate will provide research and administrative support to the Central and Eastern European/Balkan programs within the Europe and Eurasia division, and will assist with program development in conjunction with the needs of the project and the intern’s skills.
The incumbent should be motivated, well organized and have the ability to perform multiple tasks efficiently. Candidate should have strong research, writing and editing skills. He/She should also have interest in working for an organization which specializes in supporting emerging and established democracies around the world. Proficiency in Word for Windows and Excel is required and candidate should also have knowledge of the Balkan region. Regional experience and language skills preferred.
The specific duties of the Europe and Eurasia Intern shall include:
Research assistance for program team; Editing and compiling reports and proposals; Review of upcoming grants and projects; Daily research from academic journals, newspapers, etc. regarding Balkans region; Attend and take notes at relevant briefings within the Washington community; Drafting standard correspondence; Assisting with travel arrangements for consultants and IFES staff; Clerical assistance, such as filing or copying; Special projects and administrative duties as assigned.
Candidates should send their cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Intern-EE" in the subject line. If you have any questions don't hesitate to ask.
Michelle R. Bovich Human Resources Associate IFES 1101 15th St., NW, Suite 300 Washington, DC 20005 Phone: 202-828-8507 Fax: 202-452-0804 e-mail: email@example.com