Internship at Policy Advisory

Internship 
at Policy Advisory

› Copenhagen, Denmark or Tunis, Tunisia

About Voluntās (Latin: will, goal, purpose, meaning)

Voluntas Policy Advisory is a management consultancy firm within Voluntas Group, which is driven by creating business strategies with a purpose and developing policies for a sustainable impact. Our purpose is to improve living standards and life quality through business as a force for good and through governments as catalysts for distribution of opportunities and wealth creation. By working in the intersection between state and business, the interplay between society and market, and the synergy between citizen and consumer, we…

… deliver intelligence based, enlightened and innovative policy making

… create purposeful business and branding strategies,

… produce enlightening market research and impactful analyses

Voluntas Policy Advisory works for clients such as USAID, UNDP, Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, EU Commission and the World Bank on issues such as stabilization, migration, democratization and governance.

The position (Tunis or Copenhagen office)

The main goal of our full-time internship program is to provide Master students and recent graduates with a real, hands-on opportunity to experience working as a management consultant on analytically challenging assignments.

 The half-year internship program is designed to acquaint the intern with problem solving methodologies, teamwork and client projects. You will serve as a full-time member of our team, receive day-to-day coaching and experience the challenges of working with international clients. A major part of the intern’s assignment will be to contribute to our work by applying critical and creative thinking on strategic issues and propose problem-solving frameworks to address key client challenges.

Voluntas is a small, young and busy organization. The Tunis office cater to our clients in Libya and North Africa, while our Copenhagen office focus on engagements in the Levan and beyond, while also supporting the portfolio of Libya projects

    Profile

    • Excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities
    • Post-bachelor level academic qualification
    • Strong academic record in business, economics, political science or sociology
    • Interest in international issues and our focus sectors
    • Excellent written and spoken English skills, French or Arabic a bonus
    • Results-oriented
    • International experience a plus
    • Intellectual curiosity and inquisitiveness
    • High level of personal accountability and strong work ethic

     

    Main Responsibilities

    • Effective research

    • Quantitative and qualitative analysis

    • Presentation development

    • Project and administrative support

    • Report and proposal writing

    How to apply

    Interested candidates should do the following:

     

    1.  If you could pick any person in the world to act as your personal mentor for the next year, who would you pick and why?
    2. Please tell us about your most inspiring project imaginable in Voluntas (not a current one)
    3. Please describe the three most important attributes you will bring to Voluntas

    Applications should be sent in English to jobs@voluntasadvisory.com and indicating preference for being based in the Copenhagen or Tunis office, and with the title “Intern at Voluntas POLICY Advisory”. Deadline for application is March 3rd.

    Selected candidates will be invited for interviews to discuss their interests and experience and to test their problem-solving skills through case studies. The internship is planned to start in August 2019. The intern will receive a small remuneration.

    For more information please contact Mikele Diab on +4523422260 or mdi@voluntasadvisory.com

    Our Virtues

    Honesty
    above compassion

    Facts
    above emotions

    Humbleness and Hard Work
    above good intentions

    Self-Awareness
    above self-confidence

    Management consultants by profession and philosophers by heart, we work with public actors, private enterprises and investors from around the world in shaping investment strategies, business development and policy with a meaningful impact. We believe it significantly increases the quality of living, while we know it sustainably accelerates the productivity and profitability of doing business. We pursue advisory, investments and analytics to bring a fundamental change to the way human potential is led and realized.

    Copenhagen

    Wildersgade 10b

    3rd floor

    1408 København K

    Tunis

    2 Rue Hannibal

    Gammarth Supérieur

    Tunis

    Contact

    info@voluntasgroup.com

    +45 30 53 59 79