Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Humanitarian & Relief Jobs 16

Your Tuesday special edition revisits one of our favorite subjects: jobs & internships with humanitarian, relief & international development organizations.  Additional program and technical opportunities can be found on the career pages with many of these groups, including in-country postings.

AccionLead Specialist supporting the Center for Financial Inclusion’s Smart Campaign

Action Against Hunger
Adventist Development & Relief Agency
American Jewish World Service
Agency for International DevelopmentFranklin Fellow – DC or New York – apply by Mar. 20

American Near East Refugee AidProgram Assistant – part-time – apply by Mar. 15

American Red CrossSocial Engagement Intern

Amnesty International
AshokaVisual Digital Designer

Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationProgram Assistant – Seattle, WA

Bread for the World – see also main career page
Catholic Relief Services – Baltimore, MD, except as otherwise noted
Center for Global Development
ChildFund InternationalDirector, Child Development & Protection

Church World Service
Compassion International – Colorado Springs, CO
Coptic Orphans
DAICommunications Intern – late Mar. through late Aug. term – paid position

DevexNew Business Lead – apply by Mar. 15

Doctors Without Borders (scroll to find) – New York
Eastern Congo InitiativeDirector of Development

Episcopal Relief & DevelopmentVice President, Advancement (pdf) – New York – search managed by DRI Consulting

FHI 360 Intern

Food for the HungrySenior Graphic Designer (scroll to find) – Phoenix, AZ

Food for the Poor – Coconut Creek, FL
Vice President of Fundraising
Planned Giving Advisor
Friends of the Global Fight Against AIDS, Tuberculosis & Malaria
Free the Slaves Interns (scroll to find)

Global Emergency GroupInterns (scroll down) – apply by June 30 for Fall 2017

Global Fund for Children
Global ImpactIntern

Global Giving
Fellow (scroll to find) opportunities available in Operations/Business Development and Program/Partner Services – $28k

The Fund for Global Human Rights (scroll to find)
InterActionConsultant, Engaging Lawmakers on Civilian Protection (scroll to find) – 5-month term – apply by Mar. 22

International Campaign for Tibet
International Medical Corps. Digital Communications Intern – DC or Los Angeles, CA

International Orthodox Christian CharitiesSenior Donor Services Coordinator – Baltimore, MD

International Rescue Committee
International Food Policy Research Institute
InterNewsDirector of Major Donor Development

Islamic Relief USA
Jesuit Refugee Service Major Gifts Officer (pdf) – apply by Mar. 24

Jhpiego Associate Director, Corporate & Foundation Partnerships – Baltimore, MD

Living GoodsDirector of Advocacy – DC or New York – search managed by Schaffer & Combs

Lutheran World Relief – Baltimore, MD
Medical Teams International – Tigard, OR – see also main career page
Mercy Corps
Mercy Ships (scroll to find)
National Peace Corps AssociationInterns – apply by Apr. 15

ONE Campaign
Operation Blessing International
Oxfam America
Plan InternationalAdmin Assistant

Polaris Project
Project Hope – Millwood, Va.
Save the Children
SOS Children’s VillagesInterns

Technoserve Intern, Evaluation & Communications

Unicef Public Partnership Manager – apply by Mar. 23

United Methodist Church Committee on Relief – assorted Development/Fundraising opportunities (scroll for find) in New York & Atlanta, GA

Vital Voices Women’s Partnership – multiple Program Manager/Coordinator/Assistant (scroll to find) posts noted, as well as Internships

Women for Women International

World Food Program (scroll to find)
World HelpDonor Engagement Manager – Forest, Va. – see also main career page

World LearningInterns

World ReliefChurch & Community Engagement Manager – Spokane, WA

World Vision


Anonymous said...

Jesuit Refugee Service - Major Gift Officer http://www.jrsusa.org/Assets/Sections/Downloads/JRS%20Major%20Gifts%20Officer1.pdf

Gordon said...

Catholic Charities DC - Photography/Video Intern

About Catholic Charities DC

For more than 80 years, Catholic Charities DC has served the most basic and urgent needs of men, women and children in the District of Columbia and five surrounding counties in Maryland. Our work changes lives, creates opportunity and gives hope. In 2016, Catholic Charities touched more than 120,000 lives from all social and religious backgrounds. To learn more, visit catholiccharitiesdc.org.

Internship Summary:

Catholic Charities is seeking a summer intern in the Communication and Marketing department of its DC Metro office. The intern will be an important team member that will work on several key projects.

The internship is available for college credit.

While the intern will have a wide variety of projects and experiences throughout the term of the internship, two projects serve form their central focus. The projects include evaluating, improving and growing our photography and video collection and developing, refining and strengthening our media contacts. The photography work may include developing a method for archiving images and videos, as well as developing a shot list of needed images to working as a staff photographer and with hired freelance photographers. For the media contacts work, the intern will research, evaluate and update our list of local and regional media contacts for proactive story pitching.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
--Photographic (still and moving) collection curation, cataloguing and editing.
--Coordinating photo shoots with programs, photographers, etc.
--Creating content on numerous platforms (i.e. website, social media, newsletter)
--Evaluate and organize media contacts (existing and new)
--Content creation: contribute to planning, ideation and storyboarding for campaigns.

Additional Duties:
--Support for social media, internal newsletters, website, program assets
--Team support for meetings and events
--Other duties as assigned.

--Applicants must be enrolled in communications, marketing, journalism, public relations, or related fields of study
--Strong writing and editing skills; visual orientation
--Experience with editing software (i.e. Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign)
--Knowledge of digital photography, cameras and equipment
--Wordpress knowledge and experience a plus.

Interested applicants should apply at: CatholicCharitiesDC.org/internin2017