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Intern, Gender and Economic Inclusion

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

London

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Off-cycle Internship

Banking & Finance, Software Engineering•London

Description

  • The Intern provides technical assistance and support to G&EI team responsible for designing and assessing a coherent set of interventions, including investments as well as policy engagements through technical cooperation assignments, which promote gender and economic inclusion in the EBRD Countries of Operations (COOs). The team is also assessing the impact of gender and inclusion-related interventions, mainstreaming gender and inclusion internally, delivering capacity building and training, and enhancing data collection and reporting.

Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in economics, gender studies, international development or a related field from a leading university;
  • Strong analytical, quantitative and qualitative skills, including knowledge of Excel and methods used in social research. Facility with other database/analytic software (eg Stata; MatLab) and information providers (e.g. Bankscope, Orbis, Bloomberg, FAO stat, WTO tariffs and World Bank WDI) would be an advantage;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English;
  • Good IT skills, including use of presentational software;
  • Familiarity with the EBRD region of operations and work or study experience in the region is helpful;
  • Knowledge of one or more languages of the region is an advantage;
  • Results oriented with good time management skills and ability to devise creative solutions;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and ability to interact effectively with EBRD staff and clients from a variety of backgrounds

Education requirements

Bachelors
Masters

Area of Responsibilities

Banking & Finance
Software Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Provide technical input at any stage of the project cycle (from project design and assessment to post-signing monitoring) of investments with gender and/or inclusion components by collecting and analysing background data to support project scoping, due diligence and structuring, and drafting of relevant documents;
  • Provide technical input in the development and implementation of TC projects, incl. conducting background desk research, drafting ToRs, collecting input for donor reporting, etc;
  • Provide technical input in the preparation of sector-wide assessments and project impact assessments and measurements for gender and inclusion issues incl. sectoral baselines, benchmark setting, etc;
  • Support specialists in the development of policy engagement activities and capacity building tools
  • Contribute to the preparation of communications and knowledge products, through conducting background research and drafting of (parts of) website articles, position papers and studies;
  • Support the team and the Bank’s senior management in preparing and/or participating in internal and external events, such as drafting of briefing notes, presentations and speeches; organising brown bag lunches, panels at HQ and Annual Meetings, etc;
  • Contribute to compilation and maintenance of relevant datasets.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

London