The ICIR Vacancy for Programme Intern

The International Centre for Investigative Reporting (ICIR) is recruiting to fill the position of Programme Intern. This opportunity allows qualified candidates to spend time working alongside other professionals who truly care about their work and are committed to doing the job possible in their daily assignments. AT the ICIR, we empower young people with modern skills and rich experience.

Job Summary

  • Support the program teams in developing of work plans, stakeholder engagement, proposal development, documentation, monitoring, research, and other project implementation activities.

Essential Functions

Under the direct supervision of the Program officer, the intern is expected to perform the following tasks:

  • Support project coordination and monitor implementation.
  • Prepare draft activity and monthly project reports and contribute to the quarterly narrative reports.
  • Participate in project research processes.
  • Support and ensure a cordial working relationship with the relevant stakeholders.
  • Provide support to programs department
  • Support the development of work plans, budgets, and reports.
  • Support proposal development and business engagements.
  • Assume any other responsibility as assigned


  • University Education degree
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills, collaboration experience, creativity, and willingness to innovate.
  • Project reporting and monitoring project progress skills
  • Good written and spoken English language skills.

Essential Soft Skills:

  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent ability to communicate and maintain diplomatic and productive relations with the team; resourcefulness, flexibility, and ability to work in a changing and challenging environment.
  • Internet proficiency, as well as proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

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Deadline for application submission: 5th February 2023