Intern - Malaria, Child Survival, and Sanitation
Malaria, Child Survival, and Sanitation Department
Based in Washington, DC
Reports to the Program Coordinator, MCSD
Who we are
With over 45 years of experience, working in over 60 countries, Population Services International (PSI) is the world’s leading non-profit social marketing organization. PSI is reimagining healthcare, by putting the consumer at the center, and wherever possible – bringing care to the front door. We are working to fix market failures, shape future health markets and shift policy and funding to better support consumer empowered healthcare.
There are over 8,000 “PSI’ers” around the world. We are a diverse group of entrepreneurial development professionals with a wide range of backgrounds and experience. All with unique skills that we bring to the critically important work that we do.
PSI seeks an intern to support the Malaria, Child Survival, and Sanitation Department. This internship provides an opportunity to work with department staff to provide administrative support and global knowledge management for PSI’s diarrheal disease, malaria, pneumonia, nutrition and neonatal programs. The intern will support various administrative, management and technical functions.
PSI offers flexible working hours and a dynamic, creative, and progressive work environment. This internship requires 40 hours per week and is a paid position, based in Washington, DC. The internship will begin in January 2018 and last for six months.
Sound like you? Read on.
The Malaria, Child Survival, and Sanitation Intern will have a variety of duties for different projects related to PSI’s activities. Duties will include but are not limited to:
What are we looking for?
The ideal candidate will possess strong computer, analytical and organizational skills; attention to detail; ability to prioritize and perform multiple tasks; ability to follow assignments through to completion; and strong commitment to deadlines. Additionally, an ideal candidate will have:
What would get us excited?
Passion for public health and/or international development, specifically in the malaria and WASH sectors.
Competency in French: we are often working with French speaking countries and this would be a great asset to the team.
Experience with financial and program management, as well as communications and website design.
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PSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from qualified individuals regardless of actual or perceived race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, personal appearance, matriculation, political affiliation, family status or responsibilities, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, childbirth, related medical conditions or breastfeeding, genetic information, amnesty, veteran, special disabled veteran or uniform service member status or employment status.