Concept Foundation Internship/Programme Associate Opportunity

Jan 15, 2021 | Concept Foundation, Job opportunities

Concept Foundation is seeking an internal and external programme communications and support Intern – English and Spanish Speaking  

Overview of the Position

Concept Foundation (Concept) is seeking an intern. Highly fluent in English and Spanish (written and oral) to support the planning and coordination of a National workshop in Argentina with key national and international stakeholders and decision-makers. The intern will also have additional opportunities to support programmes within Concept and other ad-hoc tasks across our three strategic pillars: Research and Innovation, Manufacturing and Development and Country Support.

This position will provide the intern with global health experience and exposure to the daily activities and tasks undertaken by an International NGO operating in the field of Sexual and Reproductive Health. Concept ‘s current activities primarily focus on improving the availability of, and access to, affordable sexual and reproductive health medicines and technologies in lower and middle-income countries, including maternal health medicines, contraceptives and medical abortion drugs.

The position will be paid, is for a fixed 6-month term and will ideally be based in Geneva, Switzerland, however applications from other European countries are welcome and will be considered. Expected start date is 1 February 2021.

Interested applicants should send their CV and letter of interest

For any questions, please contact Lester Chinery.

Organizational context

Concept Foundation is a nonprofit, nongovernmental organization working to improve access to quality-assured medicines and technologies in low and middle-income countries. Concept Foundation has offices in Geneva and in Bangkok, Thailand with staff and consultants located in multiple countries.  Concept Foundation works closely with World Health Organization on sexual and reproductive health and medicines, supports generic manufacturers on quality-assured manufacturing, clinical and implementation research and knowledge translation activities.