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Spring U.S. Emergencies Intern
Save The Children | Washington, District of Columbia
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Job Description


Save the Children is a recognized leader in protecting children in emergencies in the U.S. and ensuring children and their families have the resources they need to recover. The U.S. Emergencies Intern will support the department across our programs, operations and mobilization teams and support projects and overall coordination across the department. The Intern must be a nimble, team player, with the ability to work with multiple stakeholders and able to juggle competing priorities.

What You'll Be Doing (Essential Duties)

Essential Duties, Responsibilities and Impact

* Closely collaborate with the team to plan and implement critical trainings across the U.S. Emergencies department
* Act as a Knowledge Management (KM) focal point supporting the KM team lead to implement new KM strategy
* Support the Mobilization team with surge inventory across 3 headquarter offices to ensure all the critical deployment items are fully stocked and at our disposal
* Support data collection and entry across response and recovery programs
* Provide programmatic research support
* Work with the team to draft critical programmatic communications

Required Qualifications

* Must be an actively enrolled undergraduate 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

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: 24 hours per week

Dates: January 28, 2020 to 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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