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Thursday, September 8, 2016
Paid Internship Opportunity: Asia
Intern/Project Assistant: ASIA
Annual Salary: $20,001 - $29,999 Washington, DC
DEADLINE: October 7, 2016
The National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI) is seeking candidates for full-time internships with the Institute's Asia team in Washington, DC. The interns would support NDI's programs in Asia. The Asia team is reviewing applications for this position on a rolling basis.
Provide administrative and logistical support on assigned democracy development projects
Research and gather materials for country-specific programs
Assist in the preparation and drafting of periodical reports
Support the activities of assigned field offices
Collect and distribute foreign and domestic newspaper, magazine, and/or academic articles pertaining to Asia program affairs
Attend meetings and seminars on Asian affairs and prepare written summaries
Complete special projects as needed
Additional responsibilities based on demonstrated ability
Graduate degree preferred, but not required
Demonstrated knowledge and interest in democracy and/or Asia
Well-organized and skilled at prioritizing and managing multiple tasks
Excellent writing and editing skills
Flexible, highly communicative, and team-oriented work style
Proficiency in any Asian language is desirable, but not required
Experience with Google Apps (Gmail, Calendar, Google Drive, G+, etc.) strongly desired
DEADLINE: October 7, 2016
This is a paid position at NDI's office in Washington, DC. We are currently recruiting for applicants available immediately. Only those applicants under consideration will be contacted. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.
No phone calls please.
Non-U.S. citizens must possess work authorization that does not require employer sponsorship in order to be eligible for this position.
NDI is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law.PI95244357