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Save The Children | Washington, District of Columbia
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Job Description


The Education and Child Protection Award Management intern will work with the Awards Management team within the Department of Education and Child Protection to support donor funded projects across the globe. Through the tasks performed, the intern will gain a better understanding of the importance of strong project management and how it contributes to international development project success and tools and best practices for effective project management.

What You'll Be Doing (Essential Duties)

The intern will help the award management team meet donor requirements contributing to project success and future funding opportunities. Helping to put trackers and checklists in place will help the project more effectively and efficiently implement project activities.

Essential Duties, Responsibilities and Impact

* Conduct file audit of project records to ensure they are complete, correct and compliant (50%)
* Support writing of "memos to file" for missing documents, project events etc. (10%)
* Support development trackers, checklists etc. to help staff manage tasks, track deliverables etc. (10%)
* Support up-dating of budgets, pipelines etc. (10%)
* Get project deliverables ready for publication on the Development Experience Clearinghouse (DEC) through review, editing and formatting of documents (10%)
* Other duties as assigned (10%)

Required Qualifications

* Must be an actively enrolled undergraduate, graduate or post-graduate student or have graduated within 6 months of start date
* Possess strong written skills, solid interpersonal skills and ability to work within a team
* Proficient in Microsoft Office
* Currently eligible to work in the U.S.
* Please attach resume and cover letter to your application

Preferred Qualifications

* Minimum 1-2 years' work experience in an office environment preferred
* Experience managing office administrative tasks preferred
* Experience working with EXCEL and budgets a plus

What's In It for You

* Structured learning and development program
* Meaningful work under the direct supervision of an experienced Save the Children staff member
* Highly collaborative and innovative teams
* Networking program with managers across the organization
* Flexible schedule
* A family friendly work environment
* The knowledge that the work you are supporting is changing the lives of children all around the world

Classification: Paid Intern

Part-time: 16 hours per week

Dates: January 28, 2020 - April 24, 2020

Save the Children believes every child deserves a future. In the United States and around the world, we give children a healthy start in life, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. We do whatever it takes for children - every day and in times of crisis - transforming their lives and the future we share.

Save the Children is committed to conducting its programs and operations in a manner that is safe for the children it serves and helping protect the children with whom Save the Children is in contact. All Save the Children representatives are explicitly prohibited from engaging in any activity that may result in any kind of child abuse. In addition, it is Save the Children's policy to create and proactively maintain an environment that aims to prevent and deter any actions and omissions, whether deliberate or inadvertent, that place children at the risk of any kind of child abuse. All our representatives are expected to conduct themselves in a manner consistent with this commitment and obligation. Any violations of this policy will be treated as a serious issue.

We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, sexual orientation, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, or status as a veteran. Save the Children complies with all applicable laws.

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