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Offer: Internships: Several Additional Openings, Evaluation, Communications, Fundraising and AFP Presidential (paid and unpaid)

Note there are four different internships listed below (and attached). Please review each for details.

PEACEBUILDING EVALUATION PROJECT
PAID INTERNSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT
The Alliance for Peacebuilding is a membership-based network of more than seventy organizations and hundreds of professionals devoted to building sustainable peace and security worldwide. For more information, visit www.allianceforpeacebuilding.org.

Summary
The Alliance for Peacebuilding is seeking a part-time intern to help administer a partnership project with the United States Institute of Peace. The intern's primary responsibility is to assist Program Director, Melanie Kawano-Chiu, in the program design and implementation of the Peacebuilding Evaluation Project: A Forum for Donors and Implementers. Basic duties include assistance with meeting logistics, travel arrangements, substantive and fundraising research, support for project publications, and drafting external communications, including partnership materials and grant proposals.
The internship (15-20 hrs/wk) will accommodate a flexible schedule, run from September – December 2012, and take place in Washington, DC. Preference will be given to candidates that can potentially continue the internship into the spring of 2013.

Qualifications
At least three years completed college coursework, preferably four years ● Strong computer skills, high proficiency in Word and Excel ● Enthusiasm and commitment to the organization’s mission ● Proactive, independent and team-oriented work ethic ● Excellent writing skills and attention to detail ● Professional workplace experience ● Ability manage multiple tasks simultaneously and meet deadlines ● Positive attitude and an ability to engage with a wide variety of people ● Experience working with evaluation a plus.

Educational Benefits
At the intersection of peacebuilding and development, the intern will connect with AfP’s network of partners both overseas and in Washington. The Alliance for Peacebuilding is willing to work your higher education institution for course credit, if applicable.

Application Process
Please send a cover letter, resume, writing sample and a list of 3 references to: humanresources(at)allianceforpeacebuilding.org, ATTN: Roxanne Knapp, Program Associate. Cover Letter files should be labeled "Last, First - Cover Letter" and Resume files, "Last, First - Resume" (i.e. Smith, Jane – Resume).

Deadline to apply: Monday, August 20, 2012. The position will be filled as soon as a well-qualified person is identified.
Only applicants meeting minimum qualifications for the position will be considered. The Alliance for Peacebuilding is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes resumes from all qualified applicants, particularly women and minorities. AfP does not discriminate based on gender, ethnicity, race, or persons with disabilities.

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STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS
PAID INTERNSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT
The Alliance for Peacebuilding is a membership-based network of more than seventy organizations and hundreds of professionals devoted to building sustainable peace and security worldwide. For more information, visit www.allianceforpeacebuilding.org.

Summary
The Alliance for Peacebuilding is seeking a part-time intern to help administer a partnership project with the United States Institute of Peace. The intern's primary responsibility is to assist President & CEO and Program Director in the program design and implementation of a multi-year, multi-partner strategic communications campaign. Basic duties include assistance with meeting logistics, travel arrangements, substantive public opinion and fundraising research, and drafting external communications, including partnership materials and grant proposals.
The internship (15-20 hrs/wk) will accommodate a flexible schedule, run from September – December 2012, and take place in Washington, DC. Preference will be given to candidates that can potentially continue the internship into the spring of 2013.

Qualifications
At least three years completed college coursework, preferably four years ● Strong computer skills, high proficiency in Word and Excel ● Enthusiasm and commitment to the organization’s mission ● Proactive, independent and team-oriented work ethic ● Excellent writing skills and attention to detail ● Professional workplace experience ● Ability manage multiple tasks simultaneously and meet deadlines ● Positive attitude and an ability to engage with a wide variety of people ● Experience working with policy-makers or the media and familiarity with peacebuilding, conflict resolution, and/or international affairs a plus.

Educational Benefits
At the intersection of peacebuilding and development, the intern will connect with AfP’s network of partners both overseas and in Washington. The Alliance for Peacebuilding is willing to work your higher education institution for course credit, if applicable

Application Process
Please send a cover letter, resume, writing sample and a list of 3 references to: humanresources(at)allianceforpeacebuilding.org, ATTN: Roxanne Knapp, Program Associate. Cover Letter files should be labeled "Last, First - Cover Letter" and Resume files, "Last, First - Resume" (i.e. Smith, Jane – Resume).
Deadline to apply: Monday, August 20, 2012. The position will be filled as soon as a well-qualified person is identified.
Only applicants meeting minimum qualifications for the position will be considered. The Alliance for Peacebuilding is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes resumes from all qualified applicants, particularly women and minorities. AfP does not discriminate on the basis of gender, ethnicity, race, or persons with disabilities.

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FALL PRESIDENTIAL INTERNSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT
The Alliance for Peacebuilding is a membership-based network of more than seventy organizations and hundreds of professionals devoted to building sustainable peace and security worldwide. For more information on the Alliance for Peacebuilding, visit www.allianceforpeacebuilding.org.

Summary:
AfP is seeking a part-time intern to work directly with the President & CEO on a variety of projects, including ad hoc research projects, attending meetings, note-taking, and some administrative tasks. Internship (15-20 hrs/wk) will accommodate a flexible schedule. Internship will begin as soon as possible and preference will be given to candidates that can potentially continue the internship into the spring of 2013.

Qualifications:
At least 3 years of completed college coursework ● Strong computer skills and high proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel ● Enthusiasm and commitment to the organization’s mission ● Proactive, independent and team-oriented work ethic ● Fundraising experience a plus ● Excellent writing skills, organizational skills and attention to detail ● Prior professional workplace experience ● Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines ● Positive attitude and an ability to engage with a wide variety of people ● Knowledge and familiarity with peacebuilding, conflict resolution, and/or international affairs a plus.

Educational Benefits:
Work at the intersection of the international peacebuilding field in Washington, DC. Connect with AfP’s network of partners both overseas and in Washington. Learn about the latest research going on in the peacebuilding field. Represent AfP at important events in Washington.

Application Process:
Please send a cover letter, resume, writing sample and a list of 3 references to: humanresources(at)allianceforpeacebuilding.org, ATTN: Roxanne Knapp, Program Associate. Cover Letter files should be labeled "Last, First - Cover Letter" and Resume files, "Last, First - Resume" (example: Smith, Jane – Cover Letter). Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Internships are located at our Washington, DC headquarters: 1320 19th Street NW, Suite 410, Washington, DC 20036.

Deadline to apply: Wednesday, August 15, 2012. The position will be filled as soon as a well-qualified person is identified.
Only applicants meeting minimum qualifications for the position will be considered. The Alliance for Peacebuilding is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes resumes from all qualified applicants, particularly women and minorities. AfP does not discriminate based on gender, ethnicity, race, or persons with disabilities.

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FUNDRAISING INTERNSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT
The Alliance for Peacebuilding is a membership-based network of more than seventy organizations and hundreds of professionals devoted to building sustainable peace and security worldwide. For more information, visit www.allianceforpeacebuilding.org.

Summary
The Alliance for Peacebuilding is seeking a part-time intern to assist the President & CEO and Program Director in the sustaining the organization’s mission through the full donor cycle of fundraising. Basic duties include assistance with fundraising research, drafting grant proposals and budgets, drafting acknowledgement letters, and designing and implementing fundraising campaigns.
The internship (15-20 hrs/wk) will accommodate a flexible schedule, run from September – December 2012, and take place in Washington, DC. Preference will be given to candidates that can potentially continue the internship into the spring of 2013.

Qualifications
At least three years completed college coursework, preferably four years ● Strong computer skills, high proficiency in Word and Excel ● Experience with donor tracking software ● Enthusiasm and commitment to the organization’s mission ● Proactive, independent and team-oriented work ethic ● Excellent writing skills and attention to detail ● Professional workplace experience ● Ability manage multiple tasks simultaneously and meet deadlines ● Positive attitude and an ability to learn quickly and engage with a wide variety of people ● Familiarity with peacebuilding, conflict resolution, and/or international affairs a plus.

Educational Benefits
At the intersection of peacebuilding and development, the intern will connect with AfP’s network of partners both overseas and in Washington and learn how to sustain a non-governmental organization. The Alliance for Peacebuilding is willing to work your higher education institution for course credit, if applicable.

Application Process
Please send a cover letter, resume, writing sample and a list of 3 references to: humanresources(at)allianceforpeacebuilding.org, ATTN: Roxanne Knapp, Program Associate. Cover Letter files should be labeled "Last, First - Cover Letter" and Resume files, "Last, First - Resume" (i.e. Smith, Jane – Resume).

Deadline to apply: Monday, August 20, 2012. The position will be filled as soon as a well-qualified person is identified.
Only applicants meeting minimum qualifications for the position will be considered. The Alliance for Peacebuilding is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes resumes from all qualified applicants, particularly women and minorities. AfP does not discriminate based on gender, ethnicity, race, or persons with disabilities.

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