Starting date: September 1st, 2018
Application deadline: July 10, 2018
Full/ PartTime: Fulltime
Period: 6 months
Countries: Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia – CALL EXTENTED TILL 10th of JULY!
Macedonia – CLOSED!
The Roma Education Fund (REF) and the Roma Entrepreneurship Development Initiative (REDI) invite applications for two internship positions at the microfinance institutions in each of the following countries: Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia, Macedonia. The main aim of the internship is to provide on the job training for young Roma students/graduates and enable them to acquire practical experience and knowledge of the day to day work of the Loan officers at the financial institutions. In addition, the aim is to introduce Roma graduates to the professional world and the constraints, duties and opportunities therein.
This internship scheme is offered to candidates of Romani background who have completed either a post-secondary education (bachelor degree or equivalent) or are current students at their last year of studies – beneficiaries of the REF scholarship. The internships are paid covering all the cost of the students and monthly allowance.
This opportunity is available to REF scholars and fellows who are interested in professional development in the field of finance. Applicants are expected to:
Personal attitudes: initiative and responsibility, result oriented and sense of continuous improvement,concern for quality, efficiency and accuracy, adaptability, self-management anddevelopment,open to operate in different environments and field work in communities
Personal values:integrity,loyalty and conscientiousness,discretion,independence and confidence,respect for diversity.
The interns will be selected through a competitive selection process based on the relevance of the applicant’s career goals, previous working experience and motivation. The short-listed candidates will be called for an interview. Applicants will be notified of the result of the evaluation process by July 15th2018.
Please follow the instructions from the PDF call below.
српски: Call for Interns_REF_REDI_RS