Internship (6 months) - Institutional Partnerships - NRC Geneva


The Intern will support NRC’s Institutional Partnerships Advisers team, in the areas of program support, partnership brokering, fundraising and information management. The Intern will provide administrative and logistical support to the Institutional Partnerships Advisers (IPAs). The Intern will be expected to work closely with other members of the Geneva team to ensure the production of timely meeting minutes, preparatory documentation and draft reports.

Job description

  • Mapping out, through a desk review, NRC current partnership with WFP, UNICEF, FAO and Swiss Cooperation
  • Maintain an updated database of concept notes, proposal submitted and agreements signed with UNHCR, WFP, UNICEF, FAO and Swiss Government
  • Monitor UNHCR website for funding opportunities
  • Carry out a mapping exercise of the architecture of the Swiss Government structure engaged in humanitarian aid, development and migration issues
  • Systematize information available in terms of donor funding rules and regulations for relevant donors
  • Attend relevant meetings and write related minutes upon request from the IPAs
  • Follow up on latest developments related to partnerships, program and funding opportunities
  • Any other tasks assigned by the IPAs or other NRC staff


  • Master’s degree or currently enrolled with a completed Bachelor’s degree in International Relations or another relevant field
  • Advanced proficiency in written and spoken English.
  • Proficiency in French is an advantage
  • Proven research, analytical and documentation skills

Education level

  • College / University, Bachelor's degree
  • College / University, Master / Phd grade

Personal qualities

  • Swiss national (or holder of C permit) or EU/EFTA nationality
  • Pragmatism
  • Self-starter and team player
  • Planning and delivering results
  • Analysis and drafting
  • Coping with change and multiple tasks


  • English

We offer

  • An indemnity of CHF 1'500 per month
Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.
  • Organization: NRC - Norwegian Refugee Council
  • Location: Geneva
  • Grade: Internship
  • Occupational Groups:
    • External Relations
    • Emergency Aid
  • Closing Date:

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