Salary: £14,716 per annum
Based: London, UK
Duration: 9 months, 5 days per week
Closing date: Friday 22 June 2018 (23.59 UK time)
International Alert is one of the world’s leading peacebuilding organisations, with over 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 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 Facilities Manager and Chief Operating Officer, 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.
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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 EU.
About the Organization
International Alert (Alert), one of the world’s leading peacebuilding organisations, with over 30 years of experience laying the foundations for peace, is currently seeking two talented and accomplished trustees to join our Board.
We work with local communities in over 25 countries from Lebanon to the Philippines to help them build peace. And we advise companies, governments and international organisations on how their policies and operations can better support peace.
Our three-part mission is to build a more peaceful world by:
- Working with people directly affected by conflict to find peaceful solutions;
- Shaping policies and practices to support peace; and
- Collaborating with all those striving for peace to strengthen our collective voice and impact.
We focus on the issues that influence peace such community relations, gender, the role of businesses, and ways to prevent violent extremism.