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Database Developer Internship

Position Code: MANTC02

Organisation Description:

This non-profit organisation is a community support group that recognises the specific psychological and economic impact of redundancy and provides a space to share experiences, gain skills and confidence and connect people so they can take the next step. The organisation came about in response to the redundancies announced by many companies at the beginning of the pandemic.

Role:

IT Internship / Database Developer Internship

Internship Description:

This internship is an exciting opportunity to learn how a computer system and database can strategically support a business strategy.

  • Create and configure content on Microsoft SharePoint (SharePoint Online, SharePoint Server 2019)
  • Develop simple forms, administer, and support SharePoint with out-of-the-box features
  • Analyze SharePoint solutions and improve usability and usage
  • Translate IT requirements in support of users‚Äô need
  • Provide business process improvement support
  • Create workflows and identify the appropriate tools to use for automation
  • Automate an IT business process using Office 365 tools
  • Prepares source data for computer entry by compiling and sorting information
  • Establishes entry priorities.
  • Develop technical and training materials.

Internship Requirements:

  • Computer Science Degree
  • Part-time internship
  • Great attention to detail
  • Ability to follow documented procedures
  • Knowledge of SharePoint
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Intermediate level Microsoft Office skills

Don‚Äôt exactly match these requirements? If you have the enthusiasm and want to learn ‚Äď then speak to Pagoda about this position and we’ll see what is possible!

Entrepreneur in Residence

Internship Code: BERNPO01

Company Description:

We are a Berlin-based non-profit organisation, our aim is to bridge cultures, societies & businesses for young pioneers between Europe and China.

Why is there no platform between Europe and China for the next generation? This is the question that caused us to launch our project. We are creating a platform that addresses the needs of the next generation. Together, we want to unite young pioneers in Europe and in China to help and learn from each other. Our cross-cultural community includes entrepreneurs and business leaders, scientists, up-and-comers and politicians. We focus on positive change, with a focus on urgent and important issues, to promote a better tomorrow between Europe and China.

Internship Position:

Entrepreneur in Residence

Internship Description:

Overview of the tasks/topics you will work on during the internship:

  • You engage and develop the¬†by enrolling members into our China-based¬†community
  • You will work on the product definition & innovation (understanding needs of potential members from China, double diamond process)
  • You support our team on Marketing & Partnerships management (e.g. research, collaboration options/strategies, stakeholder management/communication)
  • You research & build surveys as well as reports for the YiLu Think Tank:
    • Focus on interests and needs for European & Chinese exchange
    • You¬†will become part of the regular (weekly) Think Tank meetings and will become an integral part of the team
  • You have the opportunity to host community events (e.g. speaker sessions, open mic nights, networking)
  • You take part in recurring overall meetings (several times per week)
  • You become part of the mentor club and work on its development & improvement (you will also receive a EU mentor + buddy)

After the internship:

  • You will have learned how to setup a new project, analysing a problem-space and come up with solutions in e.g. marketing, product development, community setup
  • You will have had a good overview over organization of and work within a European-Chinese entity
  • You will have engaged with various stakeholders inside and outside the organisation and learned how to work with them within a remote setup
  • You will have received valuable mentoring as well as hands-on experience with the founding team
  • You will have worked on EU-China relevant research topics

Internship Requirements:

  • Speak fluent English
  • Those who speak Chinese (Mandarin especially) would be a great plus
  • Have good people skills and are interested in International Relations
  • Any experience with¬†digital¬†marketing, research communications would be helpful

Islamic Finance Intern

Internship Code: MANFN01

Company Description:

We are a UK charity with a vision of providing life-changing support through Islamic Finance.

Ansar ‚Äď literally means ‚Äėhelpers‚Äô in the Arabic language. We aspire to take lessons from the ‚ÄėAnsar‚Äô and bring them to life in the 21st Century. As a result, we have been providing life-changing support by means of granting interest-free loans, since 1994, as one of the first providers of Shari‚Äôah based finance in the UK. We are an established and registered charity passionate about building a better financial future in the UK.

Internship Position:

Financial Modelling Intern

Internship Description:

Historically we specialise in providing personal ethical loans for our customers. We are branching out to provide small business loans and will need your help in the following areas:

  • Adapting existing loan models to create new business models (interest-free shariah compliant loans for small businesses, start-ups and car finance)
  • Researching and forecasting
  • Tailoring existing customer information for new purpose

Internship Requirements:

  • Good understanding of the Finance sector
  • Knowledge of Islamic Banking and Shariah-compliance
  • Study background or experience in banking, finance, analysis, business management, accounting or¬†loans would be helpful
  • Ability to speak English
  • Other language skills such as Arabic would be a bonus

Digital Marketing & Communications Intern

Internship Code: LDNMA01

Company Description:

We are a non-profit organisation based in London, focusing on sustainable development and policy advisory. Our mission is to deliver innovative approaches to promote and implement sustainability on a collaborative basis where all sectors of society (authorities, businesses, citizens, NGOs, and media) work together towards a common goal.

We operate to promote¬†Sustainable Development Goal 17 ‚ÄėPartnership‚Äô, in providing the connections needed for cross sector collaboration. We usually work with commercial enterprises, NPOs, charities and branches of government.

Our services include:

  • Research, project/product management, advisory, coaching, business analysis, sustainability advisory, training sessions, gap analysis and gamification strategies.
  • Playable advertising: Immersive Educational Advertising for the consulting, design and development of the playable ad campaign
  • Consulting on, designing and the product management of apps for sustainability
  • General, technical, and academic writing
  • Speeches at panels, conferences, conventions, presentations
  • Collaborating on sustainability projects, also charitable projects
  • Networking and connecting organisations with matching needs to achieve specific projects

Internship Position:

Social Media & Communications Intern

Internship Description:

Possible tasks include:

  • Helping to develop a social media presence to improve reputation and public awareness of our goals
  • Writing articles related to sustainability that are thoroughly researched
  • Proofreading, editing and managing blog posts for our WordPress site
  • Creating content for social media channels to help broadcast our recent projects (LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram & Facebook)
  • SEO management
  • Short video content creation

Internship Requirements:

  • You are knowledgeable and passionate about Sustainability
  • Required previous experience in building presence and content writing for LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter
  • Excellent level of written English is essential
  • Mandarin or other language skills would also be a bonus
London Internship

Sustainability Research Intern

Company Code: LDNBS01

Company Description:

We are a non-profit organisation based in London, focusing on sustainable development and policy advisory. Our mission is to deliver innovative approaches to promote and implement sustainability on a collaborative basis where all sectors of society (authorities, businesses, citizens, NGOs, and media) work together towards a common goal.

We operate to promote¬†Sustainable Development Goal 17 ‚ÄėPartnership‚Äô, in providing the connections needed for cross sector collaboration. We usually work with commercial enterprises, NPOs, charities and branches of government.

Our services include:

  • Research, project/product management, advisory, coaching, business analysis, sustainability advisory, training sessions, gap analysis and gamification strategies.
  • Playable advertising: Immersive Educational Advertising for the consulting, design and development of the playable ad campaign
  • Consulting on, designing and the product management of apps for sustainability
  • General, technical, and academic writing
  • Speeches at panels, conferences, conventions, presentations
  • Collaborating on sustainability projects, also charitable projects
  • Networking and connecting organisations with matching needs to achieve specific projects

Internship Position:

Sustainability Research Intern

Internship Description:

Possible tasks for Sustainable Development Goal project management:

  • Researching existing sustainability projects that governments, universities and organisations in different sectors are currently working on
  • Finding and using innovative digital tools to facilitate data/resource sharing
  • Work on stakeholder collaboration issues in both the private and public sectors
  • Creating reports on your findings
  • Putting forward suggestions for key people to approach and ideas for potential collaborations

Internship Requirements:

  • You have a proven academic knowledge of sustainability
  • You have a behavioural science or similar background
  • You have strong capabilities¬†in¬†Microsoft Office
  • Thrive in a dynamic and diverse team and is committed to building collaborations
  • Excellent level of written English is essential
  • Mandarin or other language skills would also be a bonus
marketing internship

Social Media Marketing, Event Organisation and Fundraising Internship with Award Winning NGO

Internship Code: MXBS49

Company Description:

The company is a Mexican registered charity founded by a group of British and Mexican residents two days after the earthquake that devastated Mexico City in September 1985, with the aim of supporting projects in education and health care.

For more than 30 years, this foundation has received the support of people from all walks of life and diverse nationalities, all committed to helping communities of greatest need in Mexico.

This NGO helps improve the quality of educational services offered by public schools in primary, secondary and high-school levels across Mexico, rebuilding and improving infrastructure, donating equipment and also training teachers. They only donate assets, never money.

They help improve the quality of health services offered by institutions to needy communities in Mexico City and the state of Guerrero, rebuilding and improving infrastructure and donating equipment and medicines.

The foundation responds to natural disasters across Mexico during the reconstruction phase.

They also advise, implement and enhance Social Responsibility projects for companies who have commercial activity in Mexico and who are committed to assisting their communities.

Internship Position:

Social Media Marketing, Event Organisation and Fundraising Internship

Internship Description:

  • Social Media: update and create new social media channels with the aim of reaching out to a broader and younger audience.
  • Work on reports and create content to show that our projects are having a real impact.
  • Stay up-to-date and informed on emerging marketing platforms and trending insights and offer recommendations for improving marketing & fundraising strategy.
  • Organise virtual events to raise money.
  • Provide customer support to event attendees, including event registration and related admin.
  • Translate and present information about legal side of the charity into English, to help with press releases for fundraising and PR purposes.
  • Reaching out to potential funding sources such as British business to discuss their CSR/ESG policies that might apply to our projects.

Internship Requirements:

  • Good communication, collaboration and customer service skills.
  • Innovative and possess event coordination skills.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills: a good level of Spanish would be useful for certain projects such as translation ‚Äď but is not a strict requirement.

User Experience Researcher

Internship Reference: SGNGO15

Company Description:

This non-profit organization has been established on the 3rd of December, 2005, under an initial sponsorship of the Ford Foundation. Up until now, the NGO has been working under the supervision of the Vietnam Union of Scientific and Technological Associations (VUSTA) and has been making every effort day after day to contribute to an equal and non-discriminatory society for persons with disabilities (PWDs).

The organization is committed to help PWDs be self-confident, and increase their quality of life in a non-discriminatory environment by raising the awareness of PWDs and the public, increasing capacity for PWDs, and promoting advocacy.

Internship Position:

User Experience Research Intern

Internship Description:

  • Help¬†design¬†experiences,¬†interactions,¬†and¬†functionality¬†that¬†improves¬†product¬†value¬†for¬†continued¬†growth¬†and¬†success
  • Support¬†engineers¬†in¬†translating¬†and¬†implementing¬†your¬†designs¬†with¬†design¬†lead¬†oversight
  • Seek¬†out¬†opportunities¬†to¬†improve¬†the¬†product¬†experience¬†beyond¬†the¬†standard¬†design¬†purview
  • Positively¬†contribute¬†to¬†design¬†team¬†culture¬†and¬†help¬†evangelize¬†design¬†within¬†organization

Internship Requirements:

  • Basic¬†understanding¬†of¬†UX¬†design¬†principles:¬†usability,¬†interface¬†design,¬†form¬†factor
  • Basic¬†understanding¬†of¬†core¬†design¬†methods:¬†sketching,¬†wire-framing,¬†storyboarding,¬†etc.
  • Basic¬†knowledge¬†of¬†user-research¬†methodologies
  • Basic¬†knowledge¬†of¬†Figma¬†and¬†Adobe¬†Creative¬†Cloud¬†apps
  • Basic¬†understanding¬†of¬†industry¬†trends¬†and¬†relevant¬†UX¬†discipline¬†topics

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Graphic Designer

Internship Reference: SGNGO14

Company Description:

This non-profit organization has been established on the 3rd of December, 2005, under an initial sponsorship of the Ford Foundation. Up until now, the NGO has been working under the supervision of the Vietnam Union of Scientific and Technological Associations (VUSTA) and has been making every effort day after day to contribute to an equal and non-discriminatory society for persons with disabilities (PWDs).

The organization is committed to help PWDs be self-confident, and increase their quality of life in a non-discriminatory environment by raising the awareness of PWDs and the public, increasing capacity for PWDs, and promoting advocacy.

Internship Position:

Graphic Designer

Internship Description:

  • Create¬†and¬†design¬†print¬†and¬†digital¬†materials
  • Follow brand¬†guidelines¬†and¬†complete¬†projects
  • Develop¬†design¬†concepts,¬†retouch¬†and¬†manipulate¬†images
  • Use¬†graphic¬†design¬†software¬†and¬†work¬†with¬†a¬†wide¬†variety¬†of¬†media
  • Make¬†necessary¬†changes according to feedbacks
  • Support the team with¬†graphic design
  • Provide design resources and ideas to help with the projects

Internship Requirements:

  • Graphic¬†Design Ability
  • Basic¬†knowledge¬†of graphic design
  • Excellent creative¬†and¬†analytical¬†skills
  • Able to provide a portfolio
  • Basic¬†knowledge¬†of¬†Figma¬†and¬†Adobe¬†Creative¬†Cloud¬†apps
  • Proactive and Independent

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Project Management Assistant

Internship Reference: SGNGO13

Company Description:

This non-profit organization has been established on the 3rd of December, 2005, under an initial sponsorship of the Ford Foundation. Up until now, the NGO has been working under the supervision of the Vietnam Union of Scientific and Technological Associations (VUSTA) and has been making every effort day after day to contribute to an equal and non-discriminatory society for persons with disabilities (PWDs).

The organization is committed to help PWDs be self-confident, and increase their quality of life in a non-discriminatory environment by raising the awareness of PWDs and the public, increasing capacity for PWDs, and promoting advocacy.

Internship Position:

Project Management Assistant

Internship Description:

  • Work with the Project Managers¬†to implement projects
  • Project execution: manage and coordinate a team to implement¬†project¬†goals with Project Managers
  • Plan several aspects of the project and¬†provide¬†direct¬†assistance¬†to¬†ensure¬†timely¬†project¬†execution
  • Support project¬†schedule¬†and¬†efficiency
  • Assist¬†with materials to complete project¬†goals
  • Review and improve project execution

Internship Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s¬†or¬†Master’s Degree¬†in¬†project¬†management,¬†business¬†administration¬†or marketing suitable
  • Leadership
  • Project management experience
  • Team work
  • Working¬†knowledge in the industry sector
  • Strong attention to detail

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Communication, Marketing & PR Internship

Internship Reference: SGNGO12

Company Description:

This non-profit organization has been established on the 3rd of December, 2005, under an initial sponsorship of the Ford Foundation. Up until now, the NGO has been working under the supervision of the Vietnam Union of Scientific and Technological Associations (VUSTA) and has been making every effort day after day to contribute to an equal and non-discriminatory society for persons with disabilities (PWDs).

The organization is committed to help PWDs be self-confident, and increase their quality of life in a non-discriminatory environment by raising the awareness of PWDs and the public, increasing capacity for PWDs, and promoting advocacy.

Internship Position:

Communication, Marketing & PR Intern

Internship Description:

  • Support implementation research
  • Create engaging content on social media and website
  • Monitor and optimize social media and website
  • Create and prepare materials for interview
  • Schedule¬†and¬†coordinate events: speaking¬†engagements,¬†appearances,¬†photo¬†shoots, special¬†events
  • Assist with mailing lists and print production
  • Create¬†or¬†update¬†databases
  • Performance analysis

Internship Requirements:

  • Public¬†Relations,¬†Communications,¬†Marketing,¬†Journalism,¬†International¬†Relations,¬†Language,¬†Media¬†or¬†Social¬†Works background desirable
  • Excellent verbal¬†and¬†written¬†communication¬†skills
  • Knowledge of social media management
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office applications
  • Proactive and Independent

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