Internship Opportunity at The World Economic Forum in Geneva


The World Economic Forum, committed to improving the state of the world, is the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation.

The Forum engages the foremost political, business and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.

The Social Engagement team is looking for an Alumni Intern to support alumni and community development. Comprising three communities (Global Shapers, Young Global Leaders, and the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship), the Social Engagement team engages the next generation of leaders, innovators, and change-makers around the world.

Location:

Switzerland

 Benefits

  • The candidate will gain experience in community engagement and alumni relations.
  • The successful candidate will assist with work on projects associated with the Young Global Leaders (YGL) Alumni Community, including planning of events, and community development and engagement.
  • Get the experience to work with World Economic Forum.
  • It is expected to be a paid Internship.

 Eligibilities

  • University degree in business, marketing, communications, hospitality or related fields
  • Over six years’ professional experience, preferably in a support or coordination function in the private or public sector. Experience in international and global organizations is a plus
  • Proven experience providing organizational support for large cross-functional teams across different time zones
  •  High attention to detail, accuracy, ability to deliver and track progress against deadlines
  • Demonstrated service attitude and ability to collaborate across portfolios and with people with different functions and expertise
  •  Advanced project management skills including scheduling and reporting
  •  Ability to manage self and work effectively in a fast-paced environment
  •  Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, fluent in English (written and spoken)
  •  Strong digital skills and mindset, with good knowledge of Microsoft Office; knowledge of the Salesforce platform a plus

Eligible Regions: Open For All

Application Deadline: January 15, 2018
To apply click HERE