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Field HR Recruitment Outreach Intern (Spring 2020)

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Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)


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January 21, 2020
May 22, 2020
December 31, 2019
$15.00/Hour
20 hours per week for 3-4 months, depending on term

Company

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international humanitarian organization that provides medical care to people affected by conflict, epidemics, disasters, or exclusion from health care in over 70 countries.

We welcome candidates who bring a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences to join us in working toward MSF’s common mission.


Department

The Field Human Resources Department (Field HR) is responsible for recruitment, selection, placement, and retainment of qualified and well-suited field staff to meet the growing needs of MSF field operations.

 

Project

The Recruitment Events Intern will have a role in planning and preparing the department's recruitment activities, speaking events, and targeted talks, including national and regional conferences. This is a hands-on position, offering the opportunity to become familiar with the tools through which MSF communicates its recruitment message to the general public. The ideal candidate will contribute creatively to new and ongoing projects, while providing logistical and administrative support to the Field HR Recruitment team.

An undergraduate or graduate student with an interest in event planning, human resources, research, or marketing would be best suited for this position.

Objective : To provide support to the FHR Outeach Coordinator and recruitment team while offering a practical learning experience to someone interested in NGO recruitment, international human resources, public events, and marketing.

 Tasks

The Recruitment Events Intern will be expected to perform the following tasks:

• Project-based planning, including research into outreach to target audiences, preparation and logistical support of recruitment events and activities, and coordinating materials for speaking events, webinars, and other presentations (70%)

• Administrative support to Outreach Coordinator, Outreach Recruitment Officers, and Recruitment Assistant (30%)

 

Requirements

Strong interest in event planning, international human resources, recruitment, or public education. Research experience and good written and verbal communication skills. Experience in event planning a plus. Above average computer literacy preferred, with an emphasis on Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

 

Type

HQ

 

Contract Type

Internship

 

Desired Hiring Date

21.January.2020

 

Employment End Date

22.May.2020

 

Working Time %

60,00

Company

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international humanitarian organization that provides medical care to people affected by conflict, epidemics, disasters, or exclusion from health care in over 70…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Paid

How to Apply

To apply, please send letter of interest/cover letter and resume to internships@newyork.msf.orgSubmissions without a cover letter will not be reviewed.

Example: If you are applying to the Press Internship for the Spring 2020 program, then your email subject line should be: Press Intern - Spring 2020.

If you are applying for more than one internship position, please send an email for each position using the example above.

Note: Preferred document submission format is PDF and Microsoft Word Document.

Application Deadline: December 31, 2019

To apply, please send letter of interest/cover letter and resume to internships@newyork.msf.orgSubmissions without a cover letter will not be reviewed.

Example: If…

Location

40 Rector Street, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10006

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