Internship posted by: International Alert
Posted on: September 13, 2013
Salary: £14,146 per annum, pro rata
Duration: 9 months, 5 days per week.
International Alert is one of the world's leading peacebuilding organisations, with nearly 30 years of experience laying the foundations for peace. We work with local people around the world to help them build peace.
We are currently looking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to work for 9 months in our Human Resources team. The role will involve assisting the team with recruitment, administering HR policies and procedures, development/maintenance of HR information systems and HR training support along with contributing to special projects.
Additionally, you will be highly detailed oriented and organised with the ability to contribute to/ lead on higher level tasks; second, you are somebody who can take initiative when necessary. Project management knowledge and strong analytical skills with the ability to maintain confidentiality at all times are also essential.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has completed/ studying towards Human Resources or related qualification and looking to secure valuable work experience (and to support their studies).
Note: The above are some of the requirements for the job. For the full job requirements and an application pack (the person specification section of which will form the basis of short-listing), please visit http:www.international-alert.org/about-us/recruitment/list and 'How to Apply'. In your application, please indicate the full job title of the role you are applying for.
International Alert helps people find peaceful solutions to conflict.
We are one of the world's leading peacebuilding organisations, with nearly 30 years of experience laying the foundations for peace.
We work with local people around the world to help them build peace. And we advise governments, organisations and companies on how to support peace.
We focus on issues which influence peace, including governance, economics, gender relations, social development, climate change, and the role of businesses and international organisations in high-risk places.
To apply, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to firstname.lastname@example.org, both of which can be found under 'How to Apply' which is part of the Jobs section of Alert's website.
Please note we do not accept CVs
As it is unlikely that we will be able to obtain a Work Permit for this role, all job applicants must already have the right to work in the UK.
While International Alert will endeavour to contact all candidates within a reasonable time, this may not always be possible due to limited resources. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, you can assume that your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful. International Alert is an equal opportunities employer. All applicants will be judged strictly on the basis of merit.