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IPB seeks intern at Geneva secretariat for July 30 start

volunteers2The IPB is seeking an intern to work on its Disarmament for Development Program, starting on July 30, 2012.

If you wish to apply, please send your resume and a cover letter indicating your availability.

The IPB is committed to achieving a better balance of women and men within its office. Female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.

CAMPAIGN ASSISTANT – JOB DESCRIPTION


This is an unpaid internship position

 

Tasks :
- Collect materials and research particular topics in the field of military spending and other
aspects of Disarmament for Development – for publishing on web or as hard copy, and as
background for meetings.
- Analyse these documents and help to draft materials for:

  1. general public
  2. concerned public/activists
  3. development agencies

- Edit monthly newsletter. Feed Facebook and Twitter pages.
- Make contact with potential campaign partners and network members, and integrate their
responses into the campaign strategy/databank
- Assist with other aspects of web maintenance/development
- Assist with planning for seminars/conferences and Global Day of Action on Military
Spending
- Attend UN and other meetings in Geneva and make reports
- Assist with fundraising


Requirements:
-Good general understanding of international politics; academic background in economics /
politics / international relations
-High level of written and spoken English; other languages an advantage (Geneva is largely a
French-speaking city)
-Good general computer skills (Microsoft/other systems); basic image editing skills, web
publishing, and knowledge of HTML are all an advantage.
- Preferably some experience in a peace or other civil society advocacy group


Conditions:
* Hours: full time or part time
* Length: minimum 3 months
* Funding: candidate must cover all costs; and find own accommodation.


Contact:
Send CV + motivation letter to IPB Secretariat – mailbox@ipb.org
Please indicate period available (dates are negotiable).
IPB Secretariat is composed of a small team. It is a multi-lingual environment.

 

International Peace Bureau
41 rue de Zurich
1201 Geneva
Switzerland.
Tel: +41-22-731-6429, Fax: 738-9419
secgen@ipb

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