Finance Assistant Internship

We have an interesting opening for an active individual, with great eye for detail, who wants to work in a high paced environment. The finance assistant intern will have the opportunity to develop their skills, gain practical work experience, and familiarise themselves with the multidimensionality of the operations and financial side of the international development field.

The finance assistant intern will work under the Operations Manager and the Managing Director. His/her main responsibility is to contribute to and learn about financial management such as budgeting, bookkeeping, financial planning etc. Below is a broad description of activities to be undertaken over the course of the internship.

Importantly, if the internship goes well, there is the possibility of this post turning into a paid position.

The finance assistant intern will:

  • Liaise with operations and programme units on project finance management;
  • Enter information into the financial accounting system of the company (Exact)
  • Assist in completing financial audits, locating missing invoices/receipts
  • Manage specialized information, reports, forms dealing with fees, billing, tracking of projects etc.
  • Co-draft budgets for tenders;
  • Assist with ad hoc administrative tasks;
  • Liaise and support senior consultants based around the world;
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Programme Assistant Internship

We have an interesting opening for an active and vibrant individual, who wants to work in a high paced environment. The internship will be 6 months. The intern will have the opportunity to develop their skills, gain practical work experience, and familiarise themselves with the multidimensionality of the development and peacebuilding field. In addition, this internship provides you with a world-wide network of colleagues and clients. While all will depend on our assignments, tasks may include:

The intern will:

  • Conduct background research and literature reviews, analysing field data and co-ordinating reports;
  • Assist in identifying and writing tender documents;
  • English editing, translation and formatting reports;
  • Prepare training materials;
  • Liaise and support senior consultants based around the world;
  • Other related duties as assigned.