EGE Internship EGE Internship on Saturday, January 27, 2018
Washington, District Of Columbia
Intern - Irex

IREX is an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to building a more just, prosperous, and inclusive world by empowering youth, cultivating leaders, strengthening institutions, and extending access to quality education and information.


Duties and Responsibilities

  Provide administrative, logistical, and communications support to leadership programs;

  Compile and track a wide range of participant information and program data, maintaining accuracy and completeness;

  Assist in external outreach and partnership management;

  Process and maintain financial records and transactions;

  Assist with developing and tracking traditional and social media communications content;

  Assist in producing program and conference materials, reports, and resources;

  Support program logistics and event-related duties as needed;

  Perform research when necessary; and

  Other duties as assigned.



  Pursuant of or recently graduated with a degree in a relevant field;

  Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and collaborate effectively as a team member;

  Ability to communicate at all levels with internal/external clients by phone, email and face to face;

  Excellent organizational skills, including attention to detail and ability to prioritize and multi-task;

  Must be a team player and demonstrate a sense of responsibility and sensitivity in dealing with diverse audiences;

  Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team;

  A positive attitude with good organizational, presentation and writing skills;

  Excellent cross-cultural and interpersonal communication skills;

  Demonstrated computer skills, including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and interest to learn other software tools;

  Demonstrated use and comfort navigating innovative and trend-setting sites and tools, including blogs, social networks, video and photo sharing, etc. preferred;

  Experience managing web sites and traditional media like press releases preferred;

  ational study, work, or living experience preferred;

  Experience in international development and/or education preferred; and

  Experience in or related to Africa preferred. Interest in international education and development field.



Please supply a resume and a cover letter with your application.

Requirements in detail