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We are currently looking for a Country Programs & Operations Intern to join the IMPACT Initiatives team in Geneva, Switzerland.

The IMPACT Country Programs and Operations Department (CPOD) provides overall coordination and management oversight of all IMPACT country level operations. The department is responsible for the management, strategic planning, structuring, and resource planning of the 30+ IMPACT country offices worldwide. In addition to the Director and Regional Coordinators based in Geneva, CPOD is made up of Country Coordinator and Country Representatives who are responsible for representing IMPACT and managing and developing IMPACT’s programs in their country office. They lead the IMPACT teams to achieve program excellence and ensure the highest level of impact and accountability, while ensuring compliance to IMPACT guidelines, policies and standards across the country office.

The Country Programs & Operations Intern will be part of the HQ team of the IMPACT Country Programs & Operations Department (CPOD). Based on these terms of reference and initial briefings, the selected candidate will develop upon the start of the internship a specific set of objectives and a work-plan, which will be reviewed at regular intervals during the internship period and will serve as a basis for evaluation upon completion of the internship. The focus of day to day tasks of the internship will be determined based on the intern profile.



  • For this position, the internship stipend is 1’450 CHF monthly (before income tax). NB – IMPACT salaries are strictly determined by our salary grid depending on the grade of the position and the level of education and experience of staff. A contribution to medical insurance of 450 CHF per month is already included in the salary figure.
  • Applicants must hold a valid work permit for Switzerland or be EU/EFTA citizens
  • The candidate selected for the internship position will have to sign an internship agreement. Due to Swiss regulations, the internship agreement needs to also be signed by the intern’s current or last university.
  • Up to 40% of remote work on a weekly basis

Submit your application using the form below. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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