available languages: english December 14, 2016

Democracy Reporting International (DRI) is a non-partisan, independent, not-for-profit organisation registered in Berlin. Democracy Reporting International promotes political participation of citizens, accountability of state bodies and the development of democratic institutions world-wide.

DRI is currently recruiting an intern (m/f) for its Berlin headquarters to support DRI’s work in Headquarters. You will support the Executive Team in the areas of project management and administration.

Your Tasks:

  • Support the Director of Programmes in managing DRI’s global projects and service contracts;
  • Support the Executive Team in fundraising for and developments of new projects;
  • Support the Executive Team in researching for and drafting of internal policies;
  • Other duties as required.

Qualifications we require:

  • Academic background in law, political science, other social sciences or related fields;
  • Excellent English writing and communication skills; further languages are a strong asset;
  • Proficiency in main computer applications, i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel and Internet;
  • Initial experience in project cycle management and research is an asset;
  • Good communication and negotiation skills and ability to work as part of a culturally diverse team;
  • Student status; must be enrolled in university throughout the duration of the internship;
  • Working permit for Germany (if you are a foreign student).

The internship is full time, starting 15 January 2017 for a duration of three months.

DRI values diversity and aims to be an equal opportunities employer. Moreover, DRI offers you an internship with flexible working hours and working in a multicultural team in the heart of Berlin.

If you are interested in this position, please send your application (cover letter and CV) to recruiting@democracy-reporting.org. Please include “Intern_ET_Jan2017” in the subject line and refer to the source you have found this opportunity.

The deadline for applications is 01 January 2017. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.