Current Hiring Practices and Trends in the Development Sector
- BY David Mackenzie
The internship is due to start 26th January 2016.
Transition International (TI) is a Netherlands-based, international
consultancy firm with a network of senior consultants around the world.
We specialise in tackling the challenges of transitions. We promote
change through knowledge development, training, and advisory services.
TI, while operating on a commercial basis, is a value-driven consultancy
firm. We are guided by the ambition to contribute to a peaceful and
more secure world, in which human dignity and our environment are both
respected and protected. We demonstrate this commitment and promote
these values in everything that we undertake. For more information,
please visit our website: www.transitioninternational.com.
We have an interesting opening for an active and vibrant individual,
who wants to work in a high paced environment. The intern will have the
opportunity to develop their skills, gain practical work experience, and
familiarise themselves with the multidimensionality of the development
field. The programme assistant will provide administrative office
support to the director of TI and its staff and consultants. Below is a
broad description of activities to be undertaken over the course of the
The intern will:
Core skill set:
TI offers an informal, innovative and dynamic
learning environment. Free housing is provided at our intern flat in
Landgraaf (NL) and lunch is provided at the office. No payments will be
made under this contract.
Please be aware that non-EU citizens need a visa to stay more than 90
days in the Netherlands. Transition International is not in a position
to help the intern obtain a visa. As such, any non-EU candidate applying
for this position should be able to obtain a valid visa for 6 months.
Deadline for application: 5th December 2016
How to apply:
Please apply by sending your cover letter and cv to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to your applications.