Application deadline: 15 january
Type: Internship 4 – 5 days a week
Location: Central The Hague
Duration: 4-6 months
Start: January 2018

Are you a motivated, multi-talented student who knows how to get things done, attract the right target groups, and build community spirit? Are you interested in grabbing the attention of the world and actively help us grow and engage our community of innovators in peace, justice, and humanitarian action? If this sounds like something you would appreciate, join our international and dynamic team!

You will:

– Support the development of a diverse community of members at the Hub

– Participate in the acquisition and on-boarding of new members

– Help members make valuable connections within the hub community

– Coordinate the organisation of events and communicate with relevant stakeholders

– Help to advance our community development approach

– Work closely with the Community Development Lead

What you bring to the table:

 

– A demonstrated interest in the areas of peace, justice and humanitarian

– A curious, friendly personality with a genuine interest in our community

– Community development and or event management experience

– Excellent communication skills, both in writing and verbally, which you would love to use for the occasional blog post

– You are fluent in English and can (ideally) converse verbally in Dutch

– A flexible, can-do attitude, ready to jump in and help where needed, and suggest improvements

– You are able to work independently as well as within a team. You welcome feedback and use it to improve

Some additional things to consider:

 

– You are currently enrolled in an academic programme: ideally in a Master degree in Development Studies, International Relations, International Law or other relevant field.

– The internship is a requirement for your study programme and/or you will be enrolled in an educational institution for the entire duration of the internship period

– You are legally allowed to do an internship in the Netherlands and you already have the required permits to do so

– You are (ideally) living in The Hague

What we offer:

 

– An internship position of 32 – 40 working hours per week for a period of 4-6 months at the Humanity Hub

– An energetic and purpose-driven organisational culture

– The chance to build a network with leading innovators in the fields of peace, justice, and humanitarian action

– A great learning opportunity to develop your professional and social skills in a challenging yet rewarding environment

– Personal development with support and coaching by your colleagues, as well as free attendance of events and workshops

– An internship allowance of €400 per month, based on 5 days a week

Want to work with us? Apply today!

 

Send your CV and Cover Letter to Jill Wilkinson (jill.wilkinson@humanityhub.net) with ‘Intern –Community Development’ in the subject line. There will be an ongoing interview process. This means that we will invite early applicants for an interview, and that the position might be filled before the deadline.