- Interns (Fall 2017), DC, USA
ONE is a global campaign and advocacy organization co-founded by Bono and backed by over seven million people from around the world and every walk of life that are committed to the fight against extreme poverty and preventable disease, particularly in Africa. We hold world leaders to account for the promises made to the poorest, and we press them to support better policies and more effective aid. We also work with leaders in Africa to support greater democracy, accountability and transparency so these resources can be effectively deployed. ONE operates from Abuja, Berlin, Brussels, Johannesburg, London, New York, Ottawa, Paris, Rotterdam and Washington DC.
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY
ONE offers a number of office-based internship positions in Washington DC throughout the spring, summer and fall. Interns will be exposed to multiple facets of ONE and actively engaged in departmental work such as: grassroots mobilization, field organizing, digital projects, communications and global operations.
Day to day duties may vary depending on team placement. They may include: research and fact-checking, trips and events preparation, collection of press clips, database management, and administrative tasks. Interns are required to work a minimum of 15 hours per week and can work up to 35 hours per week. A small wage is provided or students can receive academic credit consistent with their college or university's guidelines. ONE covers transportation costs for all interns’ public transit expenses on the days that they work up to $100 per month. Additionally, housing is not provided and interns are responsible for making their own housing arrangements.
WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU
To be eligible for an internship at ONE, candidates must be undergraduate level students with a minimum of sophomore status or recent graduates within six months of completing their undergraduate degree. ONE's internship program does not currently accommodate graduate level students.
If you are ready to join the fight against extreme poverty & preventable disease, please submit an application, resume and a cover letter on our jobs page. Applications that don’t include a cover letter may not be considered. This is a rolling recruitment. We will conclude the process when the job has been filled. The 2017 Fall term runs from September 18 – December 15. In special circumstances the ONE Campaign may be able to accommodate other schedules on a case-by-case basis.
No phone calls please. We thank all candidates for their interest; however we are only able to contact those who we decide to interview.
Only candidates eligible to work the United States without restriction need apply.
Apply online here https://recruiting.ultipro.com/ONE1007/JobBoard/23e61dfc-813d-5e3a-ba93-ec9aa1ee70fa/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=624956d4-c843-488d-918b-b77ac0582ac3
Visit us here http://www.one.org
Posted on 12 July 2017
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