ALDA TRAINEESHIP: NEW OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE!
ALDA is looking for a policy officer assistant and 2 trainees for the project development unit. Deadline for submission of candidatures are the 15th of April and the 30th of May 2013, please see the VACANCIES (link a http://www.alda-europe.eu/newSite/vacancies.php) section for more information.
The trainee in the policy office in Brussels will take care of monitoring and reporting of events and information on European policies in relation to activities of ALDA in the Balkans and the European Neighborhood countries, in particular South Caucasus and Belarus, writing articles for ALDA’s website and reports for internal use, participating in meetings for ALDA., participation in drafting project proposals, writing interim and final reports for ongoing projects, translating in French and English, assisting in organizing logistics for travels of the Policy Officer and meetings in Brussels.
The traineeship in the projects development office takes place in Vicenza and normally lasts a minimum period of 6 months (periods shorter than 6 months may be considered case by case). The trainees will work under the supervision of the Resource and Development Unit Coordinator of ALDA who is also the tutor responsible for the traineeship. The main “areas” where the trainee is involved are fundraising (research for grant opportunities, periodical checks of Call for proposals and tenders) and projects development (partnership building activities, projects drafting, preparation of the application package). The traineeship also includes administrative and office tasks, mainly related to the preparation and the submission – but also the implementation and the reporting – of European projects. The tasks will be defined according to the experience of the trainee and can be changed and further “develop” during the traineeship.