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POSITION: Sweden Program Intern

WHERE: Reach for Change Stockholm, Sweden

COMMITMENT: Full time

DURATION: August 2018 – Dec 2018

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 11 Mars (applications will be reviewed continuously, please submit application as soon as possible)

Who We Are

Reach for Change is a fast developing global non-profit organization founded by the Kinnevik Group and Sara Damber to improve lives for children. We find and support passionate social entrepreneurs to develop innovative solutions that make the world better for children. We launched in Sweden in 2010 and today are supporting more than 250 social entrepreneurs across 18 countries.

Who You Are

We believe you have a strong passion when it comes to improving the world for children and social entrepreneurship. You have excellent writing, communication and project management skills, are flexible in your work and enjoy being creative. As a person you have an entrepreneurial, problem solving gogetter mindset. You don’t hesitate to take initiative, are proactive, as well as enjoy having many different projects to juggle at the same time.

What we can offer

You will get hands-on experience with a number of different tasks supporting our social entrepreneurs, helping our team to run programs and making sure processes are as smooth and efficient as possible. This is a demanding role where impeccable work-ethic is integral. Specific tasks will be based on your skills and your goals, and can include planning workshops, running events and contributing to our external campaigns. We highly value our interns at Reach for Change for their skills and the energy they bring to our team. For the right person, we can offer a great opportunity to develop your project management skills and be part of a highly talented global team of brave, smart and passionate change makers.

We hope you

● Are a student or graduate of entrepreneurship, political science, international relations, development studies, human rights, global studies or similar.

● It is a huge plus if you have experience working with social entrepreneurship.

● Have great proficiency in English and Swedish – the languages we use for most of our communication.

● Are connected to a university where the internship is part of your education plan. This is an unpaid position, however it’s very important to us that you are receiving funds from a third party (CSN or other source of income).

How you should apply

If you believe that you are who we’re looking for, send an email with your CV, cover letter and details of your external financial support (e.g. University funding) in English to apply@reachforchange.org. In the heading, please write the position you are applying for. We look forward to hearing from you!

Om Reach for Change

Reach for Change is a fast developing global non-profit organization founded by the Kinnevik Group and Sara Damber to improve lives for children. We find and support passionate social entrepreneurs to develop innovative solutions that make the world better for children. We launched in Sweden in 2010 and today are supporting more than 250 social entrepreneurs across 18 countries.