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Congressional Affairs Fellowship, Congressional Affairs Department – North American Division – Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

alt="israel ministry of foreign affairs"The Ministry of Foreign Affairs seeks a  Congressional Affairs Fellow to assist the Congressional Affairs Department of the Ministry’s North American Division

The Fellow will be responsible for:
-Researching of political developments in the United States
-Monitoring and analyzing the 2015 presidential elections
-Assisting with hosting United States congressional delegations to Israel
-Assisting in acquiring information regarding possible cooperation fields with legislators
-Monitoring the United States political media
-Monitoring the United States congressional committees (hearings, mark ups etc)
-Researching certain legislations
-Writing political reports and updates from the hill

Qualifications:
-Native English speaker
-Political science degree preferred
-Familiarity with the federal system, particularly the legislative branch
-Previous work experience related to the United States Congress extremely advantageous

The Congressional Affairs Department serves as a liaison unit between the Government of Israel and the United States Congress.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct their internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

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Resource Development and External Relations Internship, Israel Nature and Parks Authority - Provided by Masa Israel Elite Internships  

alt ="Israel Park internship Masa Israel"The resource development and external relations department develops and manages ties with philanthropic, commercial, and communal organizations in Israel and abroad, as well as external relations with foreign embassies and international organizations. Our goal is to raise funds in order to the support the Israel Nature and Parks Authority work in preserving Israel’s nature, landscape and heritage.

The intern will be responsible for:
-Updating our website and social media outlets
-Assisting in writing and editing our monthly newsletter
-Back office support for all of our international activities
-Developing and maintaining our connections with Jewish communities abroad

Qualifications:
-Speak English at a mother tongue level
-Excellent writing skills
-Strong interpersonal skills
-Proficiencient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

The Israel Nature and Parks Authority (INPA) is a governmental body under the auspices of Israel’s Ministry of Environmental Protection. The INPA is charged with the protection of nature, landscape and heritage in Israel. Its main goals are protection of biodiversity, ecosystems, landscapes, heritage sites as well as education to instill these values.

The INPA is in charge of all national parks and nature reserves in Israel such as Masada, Caesarea, Ein Gedi, Hula etc. We are also in charge of the nature protection in Israel and involved in projects of reintroduction to the wild and rehabilitation of animals such as deer, vultures as well as rehabilitation of habitats like the Hula Reserve, the costal dunes, and the Ramon Park.

Our work includes green planning for Israel’s open spaces as well as education and public relations in the areas of nature protection and heritage.

We protect and foster Israel’s nature, landscape and heritage for this generation and the next to come. We invite you to join in and to be a part of our important work.

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Economic Analysis and Research Fellowship, Israel Securities Authority - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

alt="israel securities authority"The Economic Analysis and Research Fellow will complete a policy or academic research paper examining an area of active interest in the field of securities regulation, forming a cogent analysis and possibly making policy recommendations. The research fellow will be expected to present their findings to decision-makers within and outside the Israel Securities Authority (ISA).

Additional responsibilities include:
-Assisting other researchers within the economics department
-Making short analysis of a particular issue for use in a larger research project
-Reading and commenting upon internal drafts of research projects within the department
-Attending conferences, seminars and meetings in finance and securities regulation in order to develop a stronger background in the field and remain informed on current topics

Qualifications:
-Active interest in finance
-Degree in a quantitative field (math, economics, physics, finance, statistics, computer science, etc.) preferred
-Proficient in MS Office – strong Excel skills required, Excel VBA skills preferred
-Previous experience in a statistical or mathematical software package (SAS, STATA, Matlab, R, SPSS, etc.) preferred
-Programming and database programming skills preferred

The Israel Securities Authority (ISA) was established under the Securities Law, 1968 and its mandate is to protect the interests of the investing public. Amongst other things, the Authority fights such phenomena as securities fraud, use of inside information and secreting material information from investors.

While the ISA does not have rule-making authority, it drafts and initiates virtually all primary and secondary legislation pertaining to securities law in Israel. In addition, it cooperates with government industries in formulating policies and laws pertaining to capital market activity.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct their internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

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Research Fellowship, NGO Monitor - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

alt="ngo monitor"The Research Fellow will be assigned to one of NGO Monitor’s research desks (Israel, Europe, BDS, Legal), to be determined based on the interests and strengths of the fellow and the needs of the organization. Certainly, the enthusiasm of the fellow is of high importance for NGO Monitor, and discussions with the fellow will be premised on creating a project that he/she feels will passionately and wholeheartedly pursue.

The research will entail:
-Monthly written and oral progress reports
-Op-eds, in the fellow’s name, to be published in various Israeli and international papers
-Short research papers (3-8 pages) on specific areas of the larger research project, for publication on NGO Monitor’s website
-Correspondence with relevant government offices and organizations, to advance the research, develop contacts for affecting public policy, and maximizing the impact of the publications
-Preparing PowerPoint presentations and other materials
-The position may include correspondence and/or meetings with diplomats and foreign government officials

Qualifications:
-Preference for strong academic background in political science, international relations, law, or human rights
-Demonstrated interest in and awareness of the Arab-Israeli conflict
-Strong research and writing skills (writing sample will be requested)
-Willingness and demonstrated ability to adapt to new working environment, and integrate smoothly into a team of staff
-Flexible and cooperative approach to work
-Commitment to the goals and priorities defined by NGO Monitor

NGO Monitor provides information and analysis, promotes accountability, and supports discussion on the reports and activities of NGOs (non-governmental organizations) claiming to advance human rights and humanitarian agendas.

The aim of NGO Monitor is to generate and distribute critical analysis and reports on the output of the international NGO community for the benefit of government policy makers, journalists, philanthropic organizations and the general public. We intend to publicize distortions of human rights issues in the Arab-Israeli conflict and provide information and context for the benefit of NGOs working in the Middle East. We hope this will lead to an informed public debate on the role of humanitarian NGOs.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct their internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

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Assistant to the Director, Global Debt Capital Markets and Foreign Currency Transactions Department – Office of the Account General, Ministry of Finance - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

alt="israel ministry of finance"The Assistant to the Director will help the Director of the Global Debt Capital Markets and Foreign Currency Transactions Department in communicating with relevant international bodies and organizations.

The Fellow will be tasked with:
-Preparation for executing issues abroad
-Taking part in the hedging program of the Government of Israel (derivatives)
-Maintaining relationships with international credit rating agencies (Moody’s, S&P and Fitch), providing them with information regarding the Israeli market and assisting them with their arrangements for their annual visit in Israel and will join them during the visit
-Gathering information about the Israeli and the world economy
– Acting as point person for English content, including SEC filings and annual report, as well as other miscellaneous publications. This includes drafting documents from scratch, along with editing and revising documents

The Fellow can also expect the added benefits of having the opportunity to interact with top-level individuals and financial firms around the world, including global investors and well-respected law firms in the United States and London. They will have the opportunity to work closely with such individuals when the work presents itself.

Qualifications:
-Background in Economics, Business or Accounting preferred
-Working knowledge of capital markets and debt issuance advantageous, or interest in finance and ability to learn quickly required
-Native English speaker
-Highly motivated team Player
-Excellent communication skills
-Proficiency in MS Office, computer literacy and ability to learn IT systems (ie, Bloomberg terminal) quickly

The Global Debt Capital Market and Foreign Currency Transactions Department is responsible for executing issues abroad (selecting target markets, timing of issues and volumes; locating underwriters and preparing legal and marketing materials), and maintaining relationships with international credit rating agencies, and monitoring global markets and studying new markets.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct their internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

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Policy Fellowship, Energy and Cleantech Unit – Office of the Chief Scientist, Ministry of Economy - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

alt="office of chief scientist israel"The Policy Fellow will assist the Energy and Cleantech Unit in developing policies regarding national oil, gas and cleantech issues.

Oil and Gas:
In the wake of the natural gas discoveries in Israel, the Office of the Chief Scientist works to leverage those discoveries to create a knowledge intensive Israeli industry in the fields of oil and gas. This requires international benchmarking research for policies aimed at leveraging natural resources discoveries for the creation of an intensive based industry, as well as planning and executing events aimed with the participation of experts, researchers and companies interested to become active in this area in Israel.

Cleantech:
International benchmarking research for policies aimed at encouraging the development of technological industry in the cleantech field, such as water, renewable energies, alternative fuels, reduction of GHG emissions and more. In addition to policy level activity, work scope could include arranging business to business activities, seminars and exhibitions and more.

Qualifications:
-Previous knowledge and experience in international policy benchmarking, oil and gas, and cleantech – advantageous
-Advanced computer skills, mainly in Excel and PowerPoint – required
-Excellent writing skills
-Creativity
-Ability to work independently and as part of a team

The Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS) in the Ministry of Economy is charged with execution of government policy for support of industrial R&D. The goal of the OCS is to assist in the development of technology in Israel as a means of fostering economic growth, encouraging technological innovation and entrepreneurship, leveraging Israel’s scientific potential and enhancing the knowledge base of industry in Israel.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct their internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

Also posted in Environment / Clean-tech, Israel Government Fellows, Tel Aviv | Comments closed
Middle East Affairs Fellowship, Middle East and Regional Cooperation Division – Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

alt="israel ministry of foreign affairs"The Middle East Affairs Fellow will assist the Division in promoting people-to-people activities as well as regional diplomatic dialogue.

The Fellow will be responsible for:
-Preparing daily international media reports on on Middle East affairs, with an emphasis on Arab media
-Analyzing official reports related to the Middle East
-Various research projects
-Attending events, meetings with foreign diplomats and political briefings

The Fellow may also have the opportunity to pursue a long-term project within the Division, depending on his or her interests and experience.

Qualifications:
-Fluent in English
-Excellent writing skills
-Proficiency in Arabic and/or other languages advantageous
-Degree in International Relations, Political Science, Islamic Studies, Middle Eastern Studies and/or Arabic preferred
-Candidates should have an interest in Israeli foreign policy
-Curiosity and openness to other cultures and languages

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs formulates, implements and presents the foreign policy of the Government of Israel. It represents the state vis-a-vis foreign governments and international organizations, explains its positions and problems throughout the world, endeavors to promote its economic, cultural, and scientific relations, and fosters cooperation with developing countries. Israel currently maintains diplomatic relations with 162 countries. The Ministry promotes relations with Diaspora communities and safeguards the rights of Israeli citizens abroad.

The Middle East Affairs and Regional Cooperation Division deals with Israeli-Arab relations, including coordination of multilateral and bilateral talks.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct their internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

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Civil Society Affairs Fellowship, Civil Society Affairs Department – Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

alt="israel ministry of foreign affairs"The Civil Society Affairs Fellow will be directly involved in Israel’s efforts of combating delegitimization.

The Fellow will assist the Civil Society Affairs Department’s Coordinator for Combating Delegitimization in the following ways:
-Developing written materials for distribution across key diplomatic and Israel advocacy networks
-Assisting in managing short-term and medium-term projects related to events and conferences
-Monitoring key websites and maintaining ongoing database regarding global anti-Israel activity
-Assisting in the coordination of the full array of local efforts around the world to combat delegitimization

This position is office-based and people-oriented. The Fellow will have the opportunity to be involved in regular meetings and exchanges with outside bodies, as well as efforts to actively shepherd joint initiatives through to fruition.

Qualifications:
-High-level spoken and written English
-Excellent writing skills
-Previous experience in Israel advocacy- a distinct advantage

The Civil Society Affairs Department is responsible for countering the assault on Israel’s legitimacy, developing the strategy of action and its implementation.  The department acts as the focal point for these issues within the MFA, for the Israeli missions, Pro-Israeli and Jewish advocacy organizations and for the Israeli government agencies. The department has a leading role in the efforts at home and abroad to counter the current assault through building relationships, partnerships and coalitions with influential elites across the full range of political and civic institutions in the international society.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct their internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

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Legal Fellowship, Israeli Money Laundering and Terror Financing Prohibition Authority – Ministry of Justice - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

alt="israel ministry of justice"The Israeli Money Laundering and Terror Financing Prohibition Authority seeks a Legal Fellow to assist the Authority’s Legal Advisor in issuing policy recommendations.

The Fellow’s tasks will include:
-Conducting comparative legal research, drafting legal memorandums
-Assisting IMPA in preparing its periodical reports for the international organizations
-Assisting in the preparation of legislative proposals and law amendments
-Drafting legal advice for a variety of governmental agencies with respect to money laundering and terrorist financing
-Preparing presentations and lectures
-Updating IMPA’s website
-Other assignments, as needed

Qualifications:
-Native English speaker
-Proficiency in French a plus
-Some level of Hebrew preferred
-Strong research and analysis skills
-Background in finance and/or criminal law advantageous
-Detail-oriented
-Team player

The IMPA is responsible for assisting Israeli authorities in the investigation and prevention of money laundering and terror financing related offenses as part of the global effort to combat such crimes. Anti-money laundering and terrorist financing is a rapidly developing field of strategic importance for governments around the world. As such, there is a constant need for thorough research on contemporary legal issues.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct our internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

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Research Fellowship, Strategy & Economic Research Unit – Office of the Chief Scientist, Ministry of Economy - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

alt="office of chief scientist israel"The Research Fellow will be responsible for ad-hoc assignments and long-term research projects.

The Fellow’s research will focus on the following areas:
-Budget allocation
-International cooperation
-Equity crowd funding
-Innovation financing

Qualifications:
-Background in economics, finance, and/or strategy preferred.
-Strong research and analysis skills
-English proficiency is required
-Hebrew beneficial but not required
-Previous experience with MS Office preferred

The Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS) in the Ministry of Economy is charged with execution of government policy for support of industrial R&D. The goal of the OCS is to assist in the development of technology in Israel as a means of fostering economic growth, encouraging technological innovation and entrepreneurship, leveraging Israel’s scientific potential and enhancing the knowledge base of industry in Israel.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct their internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

Also posted in Business & Finance, Israel Government Fellows, Tel Aviv | Comments closed
International Affairs Assistant, Department of Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs) – Ministry of Environmental Protection - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

alt="israel ministry of environmental protection"The International Affairs Assistant will work closely with the Unit Director to promote Israel’s involvement in international environmental agreements.

Depending on the abilities and interests of the Fellow, the position may include:
-Organizing inter-ministerial consultations
-Reviewing and analyzing the extensive documentation produced by the Secretariat of the Convention, as well as assisting in identifying specific Israeli interests and seeking materials on the topic
-Drafting interventions and speeches and preparing materials for delegations
-Work closely with and be directly mentored by the Head of the Department.

Qualifications:
-Fluent in English
-Excellent writing skills
-Academic knowledge of and interest in International Relations, Environmental Studies, and/or International Law
-Commitment to the incorporation of best international environmental practices in Israel

The MEA is charged with promoting the accession to and participation of Israel in International Environmental Conventions, Protocols and Agreements together with relevant professional staff of the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MoEP) and other governmental and non governmental bodies in Israel and works in close cooperation with the Department of International Relations in the MoEP.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct their internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

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Assistant to the Legal Advisor for International Affairs, Legal Advisor’s Office – Ministry of Economy - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

alt="israel ministry of economy"The Assistant to the Legal Advisor for International Affairs at the Ministry of Economy, will work on international trade related issues.

The Assistant’s will be repsonsible for a braod range of activities, including:
-Research
-Writing briefs
-Participating in meetings and negotiating sessions with representatives of other countries
-Taking an active role in preparations for negotiating sessions with representatives of foreign countries
-Assisting in matters relating to international trade negotiations currently being held between Israel and several different trading partners
-Carrying out extensive comparative studies

Qualifications:
-High proficiency in English
-Strong research skills
-Legal background or experience in paralegal work extremely beneficial
-Interest in international negotiations and trade
-Background in Economics, International Relations or other related fields is beneficial

The Department serves as the legal advisor to the various departments of the Ministry. The Ministry’s activities cover a wide range of subjects including industry, trade and labor issues. The fellow will be working mostly on issues related to foreign trade, including international trade agreements.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct their internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

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Information Analyst and Content Writer, Information Services Unit – Policy and Strategic Planning Department, Ministry of Public Security - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

alt="Israel Ministry of Public Security"

The Information Analyst and Content Writer will work with the Head of the Information Services Unit on local and international policy issues.

Daily tasks include:
-Composing research papers and briefs regarding public security and all of its aspects, including policy and practices of different governmental agencies.
-Conducting research and developing outlines and papers on various homeland and public security issues. This may include long-term projects that will be done simultaneously with smaller ad hoc projects on short

Qualifications:
-Background in Political Science, Criminology, History, Communications or International Relations
-Experience in research and academic writing, as well as writing for the web
-Creativity and critical thinking skills
-Native English speaker
-European languages and/or some Hebrew beneficial

The department forms policy and plans strategy on a national level, in the field of public security. This is done by implementing a systematic and organized process of collecting data and information; conducting scientific researches; and developing an overall view of all the components relevant to Israeli public security. This information unit gathers, analyzes and disseminates information from the professional literature on law enforcement; responds to requests for strategic and ad hoc information services; commissions state-of-the-art surveys on subjects of interest to the Ministry; publishes a regular informational booklet and an annual journal on relevant innovations.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct their internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

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Marketing Assistant, Geographical Desk – Overseas Marketing Department, Ministry of Tourism - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

Israel Ministry of Tourism Internship through Masa Israel Journey

The Israeli Ministry of Tourism seeks a Marketing Assistant to assist the Overseas Marketing Department’s Americas, Europe, Asia, or rest of the world (ROW) Geographical Desk.

Once assigned to a Desk, the Marketing Assistant will be responsible for:
-Research and analysis of the region’s various markets (marketing, economic, consumer behavior data, media outlets and sources, business opportunities etc.)
-Preparing documents and agreements for various committees and departments within the ministry
-Meeting with tour operators from Israel and abroad, as well as media companies (Google, advertising agencies, media purchasing companies)
-Assisting with preparations for delegations of journalists, thought leaders, trade-professionals, as well as meeting with said delegations

Depending on his or her interests and qualifications, the Fellow may have the opportunity to pursue an independent, long-term project.

Qualifications:
-Background in Marketing, Economics, Communications, Public Relations, or Tourism
-Familiarity of business processes
-Interested in culture, history, religion,lifestyle, wellness
-Proficiency in English and at least one of the following: Russian, French, Italian, German, Spanish
-Proficiency in Microsoft Office
-Strong inter-personal skills
-Able to work independently

The Department is part of the Marketing Administration and is in charge of the marketing activities of the state of Israel around the world. The department oversees the activities of 19 offices around the world, and manages many activities directly from Jerusalem.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct their internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

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International Welfare and Human Rights Fellowship, Department of International Relations – Ministry of Social Affairs and Services - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

alt="israel ministry of social affairs

The International Welfare and Human Rights Fellow will work with the Director of the Department of International Relations on a variety of projects.

International Social Services:
-Coordinate international social service cases by the Inter-Country Social Worker regarding cases of child welfare, custody, adoption, foster care, guardianship, abuse, abduction, missing children, etc.
-Formulate and establish contact with international offices and embassies in Israel and abroad that may be able to assist in resolving these cases

Humanitarian Aid Organizations:
-Conduct an annual review of international, non-governmental humanitarian aid organizations working in the Palestinian Authority and Israel registered with the department
-Evaluate profile and agenda of organizations before and after registration with the department
-Accompany department director to meetings that are relevant to the annual review

UN Reports:
-Researching and writing the Ministry’s responses to UN conventions and committee questionnaires
-Coordinate with the International Relations Departments in the Ministry of Justice and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as necessary

EU Programs Requests:
-Help department directors to write and formulate requests to the EU

Additional responsibilities:
-Prepare reports for foreign official visits, Parliament inquiries, etc.
-Record and report the Ministry’s work with partner organizations (EU, UN, foreign social affairs ministries and NGOs)
-Research best governmental practices in the world, to be applied within the Ministry of Social Affairs
-Collaborate with the spokesperson of the Ministry, as needed

Qualifications:
-Interest in international organizations, child welfare, human rights, law, public administration
-The ideal candidate is creative and takes initiative

The Department of International Affairs is responsible for all international relations, bilateral agreements, work with international organizations (EU, UN), cooperation with international foundations and the importing and exporting of knowledge regarding social services. The department is also the Israel Correspondent to the International Social Service Organization (“ISS”).

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct our internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

 

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Research and Support Officer, MASHAV: Israel’s National Agency for Cooperation – Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

Mashav

The Research and Support Officer at MASHAV, a division of the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs, will conduct research and analysis of the latest developments, publications and current trends in international development policy, discourse and practice.

The research will focus on the follow issues:
-Climate change
-Financing for development
-Aid effectiveness
-Food crisis and agricultural technology
-Education
-Effects of the financial crisis
-Sustainable development
-Capacity building

The intern will assist the Director of Evaluation with the following tasks:
-Preparing Terms of Reference (TOR) for evaluations
-Drafting and preparing briefings for specific meetings or visits overseas
-Participating in official meetings.

MASHAV is responsible for designing, implementing, and monitoring Israel’s international development assistance programs. Programs are implemented in Israel as well as throughout the developing world.

Please note: Israel Government Fellows does not conduct the internship placement process until all participants have been formally accepted. For this reason, IGF cannot guarantee applicants a particular internship position prior to their acceptance. However, the placement process is influenced primarily by participants’ preferences.

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Research and Marketing Internship, Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs - Provided by Top Israel Interns  

alt="jcpa legal intern israel"The Research and Marketing Intern will gain hands-on experience and learn about the inner workings of international law.

The intern’s work will include:
-Social media management
-Research
-Writing footnotes for international law research papers
-Arranging speakers for special events
-Administrative duties

The Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs is a leading independent research institute specializing in public diplomacy and foreign policy. Founded in 1976, the Center has produced hundreds of studies and initiatives by leading experts on a wide range of strategic topics. Dr. Dore Gold, Israel’s former ambassador to the UN, has headed the Jerusalem Center since 2000.

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Intelligence Analyst, Max Security Solutions - Provided by Career Israel  

alt="max security solutions"Max Security Solutions seeks an Intelligence Analyst to work alongside its Intelligence Division’s veteran risk consultants and intelligence analysts.

The intern will gain valuable exposure to the inner workings of a private consulting as well as experience in:
-Gathering relevant information by utilizing multiple sources
-Monitoring security-related events taking place in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia
-Providing research and analysis for in-depth reports
-Authoring and submitting analysis articles for major media publications
-Assisting in product development and marketing
-Learning about the integration of on-ground operations and intelligence
-Journalism: Sharing information, writing op eds, or providing commentary

Standout interns who excel and meet our qualifications may become eligible for future employment (no guarantees).

The desired intern must be energized and motivated – able to multitask while working under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

All applicants must meet the following requirements:
-Graduate and/or undergraduate student in the fields of political science, security studies, or similar area studies
-High level English proficiency required
-Arabic, Farsi, Amharic, French and other languages advantageous
-Ability to provide three 8-hour work shifts per week in Tel-Aviv for 2-3 months (280 hours)

MAX Security provides comprehensive security and risk management solutions for the business, governmental, and private sectors.

Our goal is to enable business continuity in the world’s most volatile operating environments through proactive, client-tailored security measures. MAX is headed by security professionals with diverse leadership backgrounds in the security industry, including government agencies, military Special Forces and the private sector.  Our personnel have extensive international operational experience in a variety of environments, supporting clients from diverse industries. This allows for rapid adaptation and modification of specific solutions to different environments.

We pride ourselves on our client-oriented and direct approach to risk management, maintaining personal working relationships with each of our clients to ensure unparalleled service.

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Research Internship, International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) - Provided by WUJS Israel  

alt="international institute for counter terrorism"The Research Intern at the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) will contribute to the work of one of the world’s leading research institutes on counter-terrorism under the supervision of an ICT researcher.

The intern will assist in both researching and writing and may have the opportunity to have his or her work published.

Qualifications:
-Candidates must submit writing sample for review by ICT staff

The International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) at the IDC Herzliya is one of the leading academic institutes for counter-terrorism in the world, facilitating international cooperation in the global struggle against terrorism. ICT is an independent think tank providing expertise in terrorism, counter-terrorism, homeland security, threat vulnerability and risk assessment, open intelligence analysis and national security and defense policy.

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Marketing and Business Development Internship, Tel Aviv Global & Tourism – Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality - Provided by Destination Israel  

alt="tel aviv yafo"The Marketing and Business Development intern will be promoting Tel Aviv’s image around the world!

The internship will take place in any of the 3 departments of the Organization:
-Tourism (promoting incoming tourism to Tel Aviv, granting tourism services to tourists in town)
-Startups (working with the business community in Tel Aviv, promoting it to the world)
-Global Communication (Press, web, and events)

Qualifications:
-Great English writing skills
-Marketing skills
-A love for the city of Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv Global & Tourism is an initiative started by the Mayor’s Office of Tel Aviv-Yafo dedicated to elevating the city’s global positioning. In 2010, the Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality undertook a municipal-national initiative designed to position Tel Aviv as a global city – a leading international business center that specializes in innovation.

The object of the initiative, which is managed by the Global & Tourism team, focuses on making the city more accessible to the world and facilitating its global quantum leap, while collaborating with national, private and municipal bodies.

Tel Aviv Global & Tourism will impact the greater Tel Aviv-Yafo area, as well as residents of the entire State of Israel. It will have a financial, social and cultural sway beyond municipal borders.

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Business and Economics Internship, International Division -Federation of Israeli Chamber of Commerce (FICC) - Provided by Destination Israel  

alt="federation of israeli chambers of commerce"The Business and Economic Intern will join the International Division of the Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce (FICC).

Responsibilities will include:
-Assisting in organizing and working at business seminars, conferences and events hosted by the federation
-Updating and creating English web content
-Updating and Hebrew web content, if applicable
-Preparing economic reviews for international committee meetings
-Updating contact lists of formal organizations (foreign embassies, Israeli embassies, etc.) as well as economic organizations (foreign chambers of commerce, investment agencies, etc.)
-Assisting the department’s team and federation’s members in various office tasks including initiating contacts with foreign companies and officials

Qualifications:
-Team player, responsible, reliable, motivated, diligent, service-oriented, dynamic and energetic
-Knowledge and experience in web design, development and/or management
-Fluency in English required
-Fluency in Hebrew, or any other language, will be an advantage

The Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce is one of Israel’s largest business organizations. The Federation is regarded as one of the most influential and most dynamic organizations of its kind in Israel. Strictly non-profit, non-political and non-partisan, FICC is dedicated to a market economy and free enterprise. As the country’s largest employers association, FICC is one of the leading members of the coordinating council of Israel’s economic organization, and represents the interests of Israel’s business sector, including exporters and importers, wholesale and retail, services and manufacturers.

FICC acts as a sorting house for essential data on Israel’s business sector. The Federation’s educational activities are aimed at providing training to members and in promoting the teaching of business related subjects in Israel’s school system.

The Federation supports small businesses, and encourages entrepreneurs and new immigrants to establish themselves in Israel’s business community.

FICC is a totally autonomous body that operates independently of the Government or any other institution. FICC serves as the roof organization of 6 regional Chambers of Commerce: Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Haifa, Beer Sheva and Nazareth.

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Medical Clinic Internship, Ministry of Health Refugee Clinic - Provided by Career Israel  

alt="israel ministry of health"The Medical Clinic Intern will work directly with patients from the Sudanese and Eritrean refugee community in south Tel Aviv, guiding them through the reception process and medical treatment.

The intern’s tasks will include:
-Working in the reception area of the clinic
-Directing patients to the proper station
-Managing the appointments in the clinic
-Developing a public health-related project (optional)

Medically trained and certified interns will have the opportunity to treat patients.

Qualifications:
-Background in Medicine or Public Health
-Ability to work under pressure
-Interest in working with the refugee community
-Independent, initiator, outgoing

The Ministry of Health Refugee Clinic was founded in 2008 and provides free or heavily subsidized medical services to refugees and migrant workers who are not covered by the National Health Care system. The clinic’s activity is almost entirely volunteer based, with volunteer doctors, nurses, students and laypeople.

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Fundraising and Public Relations Internship, The Likud Party - Provided by Career Israel  

alt="likud party"The Likud Party seeks a Fundraising and Public Relations Intern to run its international campaign.

The intern will be responsible for:
-Donor relations
-Writing PR materials
-Drafting correspondence in English (or other mother tongue)
-Updating contact lists
-Arranging Knesset tours for donors
-Plan and attending conferences
-Assisting in other projects as needed

Qualifications:
-Politically aligned with Likud Party ideals
-Excellent writing skills
-Creative and critical thinker

The Likud Party is a right-leaning Israeli political party. In 1977, it became the first conservative party to lead the Israeli government, headed by Prime Minister Menachem Begin. Today, the Likud is the largest political party in Israel and is led by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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International Affairs Division Internship, Federation of Local Authorities in Israel (FLAI) - Provided by WUJS Israel  

alt="federation of local authorities in israel"The International Affairs Division Internship provides an invaluable experience in public diplomacy and governance.

The division tracks and brings to the attention of the local authorities information regarding international competitions, initiatives for joint projects, professional conferences and exhibitions in municipal fields, and actively creates opportunities for urban economic development.

As such, the intern will aid the International Affairs Division in the following areas:
-Researching and identifying events
-Communicating with host organizations
-Promoting events among local municipal leadership

The Federation of Local Authorities in Israel is a government body which incorporates all municipalities and local councils in Israel. The Federation was established in 1938, a decade before the State of Israel was established, under the name “Commonwealth of Local Authorities”. It was officially registered as an Ottoman association, and was recognized by the Mandate government as a body which represents the local Hebrew authority in the land.

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Parliamentary Assistant, Member of Knesset – Eitan Cabel (Labor Party/Zionist Union) - Provided by jInternship  

the_knesset_logoThe Assistant to MK Eitan Cabel will be tasked with a variety of jobs, depending on the political climate during his or her internship.

Potential tasks include:
-Media relations
-Legal research
-Translation of government documents
-Participation in staff meetings.

Qualifications :
-Strong project management skills
-Understanding of digital media
-High-Level social media experience
-General knowledge of Israel’s history and politics
-Familiarity with Microsoft Office

Eitan Cabel is a leading member of the Israeli Labor Party. He currently represents the Zionist Union, a center-left alliance between the Labor Party and Hatnuah, in the Knesset.

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Nutrition Research Internship, Ministry of Health - Provided by Top Israel Interns  

alt="israel ministry of health"The Israeli Ministry of Health seeks a Nutrition Research Intern to assist in the following areas:
-Literature reviews
-Data entry related to a recent survey we carried out
-Data analysis of this survey and preparation of a report
-Validation work on current questionnaires
-Preparation of an outline for a healthy cooking cookbook

Qualifications:
-Degree in relevant field of study
-Research experience

The Ministry of Health bears national responsibility for ensuring the health of the population of Israel. The ministry determines the policy on matters of health and medical services, and is in charge of planning, supervision and control, licensing and coordination of the health system’s services.

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Environmental Internship, Ministry of Environmental Protection - Provided by Top Israel Interns  

alt="israel ministry of environmental protection"The Environmental Intern will assist the ministry in creating a national alert system for dealing with environmental disasters. The intern’s work will focus on research across different environmental fields.

The ideal candidate will have an understanding of government procedures.

The Ministry of Environmental Protection is responsible for the formulation of a nationwide, integrated, and inclusive policy for the protection of the environment.

Also posted in Environment / Clean-tech, Jerusalem, Top Israel Interns | Comments closed

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