Resource Mobilisation Internship

The Regional Resource Centre for Asia and the Pacific (RRC.AP) at the Asian Institute of Technology is recruiting a resource mobilisation intern to support with donor intelligence and management.

Location: Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand

Deadline to apply: March 31, 2019

Expected Start date: 2 May 2019

Expected duration: 3 months.

Position Description:

Under the supervision of the Climate Change Cluster team, the Climate Finance Intern will carry out activities with close collaboration with other staff in RRC.AP in the following areas:

  • Develop a donor intelligence management system and research key donors to RRC.AP, including relevant new developments, products for donor visibility, funding projections and trends.
  • Review and update data on earmarked contributions by key donors to RRC.AP programming, to ensure consistency and accuracy of records.
  • Support in drafting funding proposals on relevant climate related topics as needed.
  • Support the team in uploading documents on internal database of proposals and projects.
  • Provide other assistance to the team as needed during the internship period.

Requirements:

 

Basic Qualifications:

 

  • Bachelor’s degree or Masters (completed or in progress) in economics, management, international development, climate change, environmental sciences, social sciences, or related fields;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • High proficiency in English, both written and spoken. Proficiency in a regional language is preferred but not necessary;
  • Basic understanding of climate change and sustainable development issues, (ideally in Asia and Pacific).

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • At least 1 year of demonstrable experience performing resource mobilisation tasks (proposal drafting, partnership building, liaising with stakeholders, etc.)
  • Familiarity institutional funding streams in Asia and the Pacific for international development, climate change, and disaster risk reduction programmes;
  • Multi-tasking, autonomy and problem solving skills are highly appreciated;
  • Motivation and drive to promote climate change adaptation & mitigation, and sustainable development in Asia and the Pacific;
  • Good interpersonal skills and a collaborative mindset, with experience working or studying in a multicultural environment;

Please note that the above list of responsibilities is indicative and the selected candidate may be asked to work in other areas if needed. We work in a collaborative way and everyone does a bit of everything, so flexibility is highly appreciated (by this we don’t mean making coffee or making copies – we are a paperless team anyway).

Please note this is an unpaid position. However, the office can provide assistance to the selected candidate during visa application processes and in searching for accommodation.

How to Apply

If you think you are a good fit, please complete the application form linked here and submit your documents no later than 31 March 2019.

If you have any questions, please contact Jonathan Brenes at jonathan.brenes@rrcap.ait.ac.th

At a glance

Company: Regional Resource Centre for Asia and the Pacific (RRC.AP)

Deadline : 03/31/2019

Duration : 3 months

Allowance: Not Paid

Target Field :

No specific field of study

Location : AIT , Thailand

About Company

Phone: +66-2-524-6246 | +66-2-516-2124

Website:

http://www.rrcap.ait.ac.th

Email : Kristine.Perez@rrcap.ait.ac.th