Human Resources Intern at International Alert
About International Alert
International Alert is one of the world’s leading peacebuilding organisations, with 30 years of experience laying the foundations for peace. We are a global organisation with 16 overseas offices and more than 50% of our staff based overseas.
We have an exciting opening for a proactive and dynamic individual to work for 9 months in our Human Resources Department. This diverse role will involve assisting the team with recruitment, administering HR policies and procedures, development/maintenance of HR information systems and HR training support along with contributing to special projects.
About the Position
You will be highly organised and demonstrate meticulous attention to detail combined with excellent written English skills. You are somebody who can take initiative and work autonomously when necessary, as well as enjoying working as part of a team. You will have proven experience of managing projects, strong analytical skills and the ability to maintain confidentiality at all times. A working knowledge of French is desirable.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has completed a Human Resources (or related) undergraduate / postgraduate qualification and is looking to secure valuable work experience in an international context.
The above are some of the requirements for the job. To apply, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form [email protected], both of which can be found under ‘How to Apply’ which is part of the Jobs section of Alert’s website. In your application, please indicate the full job title of the role you are applying for.
Please note we do not accept CVs. Previous applicants need not reapply.
As it is unlikely that we will be able to obtain a Work Permit for this role, all job applicants must already have the right to work in the UK.
Closing date: Monday 2nd May 2016 (5pm UK time)
Interviews will take place Thursday 5th and Friday 6th May.
While International Alert will endeavour to contact all candidates within a reasonable time, this may not always be possible due to limited resources. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, you can assume that your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful. International Alert is an equal opportunities employer. All applicants will be judged strictly on the basis of merit.
Salary: £14,570 per annum, pro rata.
Duration: 9 months, 5 days per week.