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Reference: 59310

Date Added: 3 February 2017
Closing Date: 20 February 2017

Job Title: Africa Programme Internship (voluntary)

Working For: Chatham House

Location: London

Charity Number: 208223

Salary: Travel expenses to and from work within London zones 1-6 reimbursed for the days worked. Lunch provided in staff canteen (part-time, flexible hours)

Job Details

This internship is an opportunity to gain insight into one of the world's leading independent centres for practical policy research and debate on the politics and international relations of sub-Saharan African states. The successful applicant will be an integral part of the Chatham House Africa Programme team and gain valuable experience from supporting its current projects and activities.

Applicants should have:

  • A bachelor's degree or higher in international relations, development studies, politics, or related field;
  • Demonstrable interest in African affairs;
  • Strong writing skills and excellent attention to detail;
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently;
  • Strong administrative and organizational skills;
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Although flexible, we are ideally looking for someone who is able to commit 3 - 4 days a week.

W4MP Note:
The role being advertised is a voluntary one. As such, there are no set hours and responsibilities and you should be free to come and go as you wish. If the post demands set hours and/or has a specific job description you may be deemed to be a ‘worker’ and be covered by National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage legislation. See http://www.w4mp.org/jobs-listings-events/jobs/
for more information about National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage.

Closing Date: 20 February 2017

Interview/Start Dates

Interview Period: 1-3 March 2017.
Start date: 6 March 2017.

Application Details

To apply please send a CV, covering letter, a writing sample and the names of two referees to:
Eugénie McLachlan, Programme Administrator, Africa Programme emclachlan@chathamhouse.org.

Website: https://www.chathamhouse.org/

Additional Notes