Dec 302017

Organization: The Global Community Engagement and Resilience Fund
Country: Switzerland
Closing date: 21 Jan 2018

Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Research and prepare background briefing papers prior to meetings with donor representatives and external stakeholders;

  • Research work on donors’ funding streams and funding opportunities for GCERF;

  • Update and maintain donor-specific information and internal contacts database;

  • Support administrative tasks of the unit related to donors’ management;

  • Contribute to update relevant dashboards and communication materials;

  • Collaborate with colleagues in the External Relations team to develop and update GCERF promotional materials;

  • Assist with the organisation of specific events organised by the Unit; and

  • Any other task requested by the Supervisor.


Previous experience or demonstrated interest for the non-profit sector or fundraising activities will be an asset.


  • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills;

  • Attention to detail and working systematically;

  • Ability to plan and work independently, and as part of a team;

  • Commitment to continuous learning and a desire to keep abreast of new developments in relevant field of thematic.


Current or undergraduate/advanced university degree in business, public administration, international relations, marketing, communication or another related field.


Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English. Knowledge of French will be considered as an advantage.


Internship duration: 12 months (full-time or part-time).

Location: the position is based in Geneva

Remuneration: Stipend provided.

How to apply:

We encourage you to check the details of the mentioned positions on our career page: .

Please note that interested candidates should always apply through our career page. Applications submitted by email or other websites than GCERF will not be considered.

GCERF is committed to diversity within its workforce and encourages applications from all qualified candidates.

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