Paid NGO Field Internship in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

  • NGO
  • Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • July 23, 2023 01:26
  • 600€
  • Internship

Job Description

  • Date Posted:
    Jul 23, 2023
  • Expiration date:
    Jan 23, 2024
  • Location:
    Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Hours:
    40h / week
  • Salary:

Job Description

Internship Opportunity at a Prestigious NGO in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Our esteemed Non-Governmental Organisation is offering a thrilling Internship opportunity in the dynamic city of Edinburgh, United Kingdom. This is a unique chance for ambitious individuals looking to gain experience in the NGO sector, contributing towards chasing measurable change in our communities.

About Our Organisation

We are a well-known organisation that prides itself on having a significant impact on environmental and social development issues across the globe. Our esteemed network of professionals works diligently to spark positive change in communities, driving attention to major global concerns. With a diverse, harmonious working environment fostering inclusion and respect, our NGO's presence spans across multiple nations supporting humanitarian and environmental causes.

Job Description and Duties

As an intern, your responsibilities will span over various fields of work, including but not limited to:

  • Assisting in researching and gathering data for ongoing projects
  • Supporting the team in planning and organising events and campaigns
  • Engaging in content creation and management for our website and social media platforms
  • Acting as an ambassador of the organisation at public meetings, conferences, etc.
  • Contributing to funding proposal development and donor management tasks


Skills and Qualification Requirements

Ideal candidates must match the following profile:

  • Be currently enrolled in, or a recent graduate of, a relevant university program (Social Sciences, International Relations, Environmental Sciences, etc.)
  • Show a keen interest and passion for social/environmental causes
  • Possess exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Have strong problem-solving and analytical capabilities
  • Exhibit stellar organisation and time management skills
  • Be capable of independently conducting research and data compiling


About Edinburgh

Edinburgh, the inspiring capital of Scotland, steeped in history, and known for its stunning scenery and world-class cultural events. Dominated by a medieval fortress, its backdrop is Arthur's Seat, a dormant volcano. This vibrant city is a center for education, particularly in the fields of medicine, Scots law, literature, philosophy, the sciences, and engineering. Combining urban life with easy access to nature, living and working in Edinburgh have much to offer for everyone.