Finance and Operations Intern - London

Salary: £14,716 per annum
Based: London, UK
Duration: 9 months, 5 days per week
Closing date: 22 September 2017

International Alert is one of the world’s leading peacebuilding organisations, with nearly 30 years of experience laying the foundations for peace in over 25 countries around the world.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has completed an undergraduate/postgraduate qualification to gain valuable experience and skills across finance and operations management in an international NGO.

You will need to demonstrate initiative, drive and curiosity, as well as being highly organised and able to work to deadlines. You will enjoy working with figures and be able to write and edit a range of documents in English, with excellent attention to detail and an eye for structure, content and format. A talent for communicating and working with diverse internal and external stakeholders in an international context will be essential.

Supporting the Chief Finance Officer and Chief Operating Officer, and reporting to the Facilities Manager, you will be responsible for assisting with a range of tasks, including contributing to special projects.

For the full job requirements, please read the job description.

To apply, please follow this link and click ‘Apply for this job’.

Completed applications are due by Friday 22 September 2017 at 23:59 (UK time).

Previous applicants need not reapply.

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.

Interviews will tentatively take place the week commencing 25 September 2017.

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.