06JAN - Intern, PAI - Deadline - 15JAN


Organization Description
PAI champions policies that put women in charge of their reproductive health. We work with policymakers in Washington and our network of partners in developing countries to remove roadblocks between women and the services and supplies they need. For 50 years, we’ve helped women succeed by upholding their basic rights.


Location - 1300 19th Street, NW Suite 200, Washington, DC 20036-1624 USA


Job Description
PAI is seeking an intern for a global health initiative to increase recognition and support for primary health care by civil society advocates, governments, donors, and other international development partners.

This internship will focus on providing general support for the Primary Health Care Initiative. This internship is ideal for someone looking to deepen experience and expertise in global and country-level advocacy, strategic partnerships, and thought leadership.

The internship will last about 8-12 weeks with the possibility to extend.

Interns work approximately 15-20 hours per week and will receive a small stipend.

If you are interested in earning credit for this internship for credit, please indicate specific requirements of your program, including number of hours.


Job Responsibilities

  • Drafting, proofreading and editing correspondence and meeting materials

  • Event planning and logistics

  • Conducting background and project-based research, as needed


Job Requirements

  • A undergraduate or graduate student focused on international development/affairs, women’s empowerment, reproductive health and/or non-profit management

  • An interest in global health and development, governance and accountability

  • Attention to detail, strong organizational skills and great research skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Learning Objectives

  • Increase familiarity with partnerships in support of global health and sustainable development

  • Improve ability to write for diverse audiences

  • Streamline planning and coordinating of convenings and other events

  • Manage competing priorities while maintaining high quality work


How to Apply
Please submit your resume and cover letter to a.childsgraham@pai.org


Deadline - 15 January 2016