Program Impact Intern (Spring 2020)

New York, NY
Internships
Intern
Position:  Program Impact Intern
Location: New York, NY
Position Type: Full Time
Timeline: April 2020 - July 2020 with the possibility for extension or different timeline for the right candidate 
Monthly Stipend: 1,560 USD

Global Health Corps (GHC) mobilizes a global community of emerging leaders to build the movement for health equity. GHC believes young leaders with diverse backgrounds and a deep commitment to collaboration, innovation, and social justice are going to revolutionize how the world tackles its toughest health challenges. We strongly believe our GHC community is the new breed of leaders that the world desperately needs.
 
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The Internship
 We seek a detail-oriented, creative problem-solver with strong analytical skills who will work closely with GHC staff to assist with a range of projects supporting GHC's fellowship selection process and our post-fellowship alumni programming. Reporting to our Director of Community Engagement, the intern will provide cross-team support to ensure that our internal systems and databases function optimally. The intern will gain a better understanding of the contribution that quality data plays in the success of a non-profit and will have the opportunity to learn about GHC programs and operations through participation in regular team and staff meetings.

Programmatic and knowledge management responsibilities

    • Research global health and leadership development programming, partnerships and opportunities to support in the design and development of our alumni strategy
    • Work with GHC’s global teams to develop best practice documentation, process maps, work plans, etc. for implementing our alumni programming
    • Maintain and update the resources, announcements and program content on GHC’s online portal for community members
    • Support the development, communication and execution of GHC’s alumni Community Weekend in July 2020
    • Support in designing and implementing a new knowledge management system for our evolving internal alumni team
    • Research best practices and tools for communication and information sharing platforms for our alumni community

Data management and analysis:

    • Support the transcription, organization and analysis of qualitative data from GHC fellows, alumni and partners
    • Clean and prepare survey data for analysis and analyze quantitative data for programmatic learning
    • Troubleshoot and address issues related to data availability and management in Salesforce
    • Create reports using tables, graphs, and other methods to showcase the results of various analyses
    • Support in the development and documentation of Standard Operating Procedures for data collection, analysis and presentation for learning and impact reporting

Qualifications

    • Excellent attention to detail and a strong work ethic
    • Strong analytical and organizational skills; proficiency with Microsoft Excel
    • Systems thinker; experience connecting work or efforts from different teams, units or departments for a collective product
    • Strong communication skills (written and oral); particularly experience distilling and communicating processes or systems for programmatic learning and impact
    • Flexibility and enthusiasm for problem solving-willing to do the tedious work to ensure project success
    • Curious and observant to the connections between projects and workflows
    • Interest in global health, leadership development, and health workforce development
    • Strongly desired: Experience with data entry, management and reporting using Salesforce or another CRM
    • Desired: Knowledge of statistical concepts and methods, indicator measurement, testing and evaluation procedures
To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume.  Due to the high volume of applications, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Thank you for applying!

The GHC Team