Join Our Team! 

Impl. project is seeking part-time Internship candidates to help support our rapidly expanding non-profit team. If you are looking to help work on some of the toughest problems in international development, this is the right gig for you. Our organization gathers and analyzes micro-data, augments inter-agency and inter-organizational teams, and conducts programming to mitigate the underlying drivers of conflict while promoting resiliency through a data-driven, cross-sectoral approach. This is a temporary position based in impl. project’s Rosslyn, Virginia office. 

The Intern will be responsible for assisting with the implementation of international development programming. 

About the Program

Impl. project is embarking on an inter-organizational effort to bring together civil society, US government, and the citizens of Mindanao, Philippines to counter violent extremism and promote resiliency in conflict, post-conflict, and disaster affected communities in the Southern Philippines by utilizing cutting-edge technology. You will conduct research, perform administrative tasks, complete translations, participate in data analysis sessions, write blog posts, and more.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in international development, international relations, political science or a related field. 
    • Master’s degree a bonus.
  • Some knowledge of Southeast Asia preferred. 
  • Oral and written proficiency in Tagalog.
  • Oral and written proficiency in English.
  • Strong research and writing skills. 
  • Experience with USAID, civil society, and the Philippines/Southern Philippines preferred.
  • High degree of organization, attention to detail, and skill at prioritizing and managing multiple tasks.
  • Comfortable using and learning new technologies, including but not limited to:
    • Google Applications
    • Microsoft Office
    • Quick Tap Survey and other disconnected reporting tools
    • Social media (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube)
    • Slack
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  • Team players, zero drama, willing to go the extra mile
  • Available to work 20 hours or more per week for up to 7 months. 
  • Previous programmatic and/or monitoring and evaluation experience in the following fields is preferred:
    • CVE/PCVE
    • Out of school youth
    • Rural livelihoods
    • IDPs
    • Governance

About Impl. Project

Impl. project is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-governmental organization (NGO) created with the objective of using precise local data to create more effective programs for under-served communities. In contrast to “Big Data,” impl. project focuses on micro-data: discrete, observable indicators which describe how local communities function. We strive to create an evidence-based understanding of the community and implement projects resulting in measurable and sustainable outcomes.

Impl. project welcomes and supports a diverse, inclusive work environment. As such, our commitment is to promote equal employment opportunities (EEO) for all applicants seeking employment and impl. project employees. Impl. project makes employment decisions based on organizational needs, job requirements and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, personal appearance, military status, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation, educational status, unemployment status, place of residence or business, source of income, or reproductive health decision making.  Additionally, harassment or discrimination based on these characteristics will not be tolerated at impl. project. To perform the essential functions of this position, reasonable accommodations are available to qualified individuals with disabilities and qualified individuals who have limitations due to pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or medical related condition. 

Please send resumes/CVs and a cover letter to contact@implproject.org no later than February 10, 2020. Internship session March 1 – September 30, 2020 with the possibility of extension. Internship is unpaid.