Policy and Programme Strategy Intern – 12 month fixed term contract

  • UK, Haywards Heath

Salary: £15,379 per annum

Sightsavers is seeking an individual with strong work ethics to join our Policy and Programme Strategy team on a 12 month fixed term contract

You will be responsible for providing an efficient service in a range of tasks including department meeting logistics and minute taking, travel coordination, department reporting, accounts payable, induction coordination, and general administration. This is a great opportunity to work closely with various areas of an organisation.

The successful candidate must have a flexible and multi-disciplined attitude with a keen desire to develop. You will have strong interpersonal skills as well as be proficient using Microsoft applications. Essentially you will also be organised and have excellent administrative skills.

If you are looking to kick-start your career, working for Sightsavers as a Policy and Programme Strategy Intern will offer you fantastic development opportunities.

As an equal opportunities employer we actively encourage applications from all sections of the community.  Qualified people living with a disability are particularly encouraged to apply.

Closing Date: February 23, 2018

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How to apply

To apply for this post by email, please download our application form and equal opportunities form and return as two separate documents to jobs@sightsavers.org.

We’re an equal opportunities employer, and we particularly encourage qualified people living with a disability to apply. Find out about our commitment to inclusion.

We will be contacting shortlisted candidates for interview shortly after the closing dates. We regret that in view of the large number of applications we receive, we are unable to respond if you are unsuccessful. We hope you understand the need to concentrate resources towards our work.

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