Washington DC Internship, International Development Development Transformations
Internship - International Development
Development Transformations (DT) seeks an intern to assist with program assistant duties related to its international governance, civil society, and stabilization programming. The position is based at our Washington, DC office in Dupont Circle.
Responsibilities include: preparing and writing expense forms, drafting project proposals and concept papers, drafting reports, drafting program budgets, and other administrative tasks.
Development Transformations is a fast growing international development firm that focuses on improving the capability, capacity, and effectiveness of programs and personnel working in countries undergoing rapid and transformational change. DT provides program management, program design, training, analytical writing, monitoring and evaluation, and technical expertise to development practitioners on stabilization, transitional governance, democracy, and civil society. Our primary clients include USAID, State Department, Department of Defense, and various development organizations. For more information please see www.DevelopmentTransformations.com
Provide program assistant support for current USAID and DoD contracts and programs;
Participate in the development and drafting of international development concept papers and proposals;
Provide support for program design, training, workshops and meetings;
Monitor budgets and expenditures for grants and contracts;
Attend events in Washington, DC and write memos summarizing the key points;
Provide support to the Program Officers at DT.
Required Experience and Skills
Work experience in international development or related field preferred;
Travel and/or work experience in foreign countries preferred;
Interest and knowledge of the Middle East, Africa, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Central Asia, and/or other regions strongly preferred;
Self-starter, entrepreneurial attitude, and strong organization skills;
Excellent oral communication and writing skills to effectively present information;
Capacity to work both independently and as a member of a team;
Working knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet applications.
Job Location Washington, DC, US.
Position Type Part-time/Full-Time (if available)
Please submit all applications for this position to icooper(at)dev-trans.com with the position title in the subject line.
Development Transformations is an Equal Opportunity Employer.