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International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) : Youth Programme Intern.

Job Purpose

The intern duties/work will focus on supporting the development of a youth program for the Southern Africa delegation to implement the youth engagement strategy and develop projects that target youth as beneficiaries. The intern will be working closely and Reporting to the National Society Development Delegate, the Youth Programme Intern will work and support the development of a youth program with activities implemented within delegation`s National Societies.


  • Relevant university degree in development studies, other related fields (Required)


  • At least a year in youth work or development projects targeting youth (even if it was a volunteer role (Preferred)
  • Experience working with international non- governmental organization, or even an institution (Preferred)
  • Experience in writing report, proposals/concept notes, case studies and M&E (Required)
  • Valuing diversity and team player & Basic secretarial skills (Preferred)

Knowledge, skills and languages

  • Self-supporting in computers (Required)
  • Very good interpersonal, communication and presentation skills (Required)
  • Motivated, self-started personality, sense of responsibility and organization skills (Required)
  • Ability to multi-task, work under pressure, and prioritize workload in order to meet tight deadlines. (Required)
  • Ability to identify and handle sensitive and confidential information with discretion(Required)
  • Good negotiation skills, good judgment and maturity (Required)
  • Good knowledge of the operational context and area (Required)
  • Flexibility and ability to travel in the operation’s areas, Positive attitude and youth driven (Required)
  • Fluent in written and spoken English.(Required)
  • Age must be below 30yrs of age(Required)

Competencies and values

  • Positive attituded and relational
  • Communication – Teamwork
  • Professionalism – Integrity – Diversity
  • Judgement-Decision-making
  • Results focus and accountability

Closing date: 29 July 2021