Monday, 17 December 2018

M&E Internship Opportunity 2019

An internship with Impact Economix is an opportunity for a young professional to be exposed to working in a consulting environment in the challenging field of economic development. With an office based in Cape Town, this internship combines the experience of professional and personal development.

Impact Economix is a passionate, trusted and respected evaluation and economic development consulting company which helps our clients to improve lives by accelerating learning and partnerships focused on achieving socio-economic transformation outcomes and impacts in developing country contexts. We work with government, the private sector, non-profit organisations, academic institutions, civil society groups, multilateral organisations.

Due to the diversity of our work and experience, an internship with Impact Economix will allow the successful intern to:

  • Refine your research, monitoring and evaluation, and consulting skills.
  • Develop a better, practical understanding of what it means to be grappling with economic development in the developing world context;
  • Be involved in every facet of a small business’s operation;
  • Be a part of a small team; and
  • Integrate theory and practice, and develop one's practical research and monitoring and evaluation skills.

To qualify for an internship with Impact Economix, one must meet the following:

  • Post-graduate degree in Monitoring and Evaluation (and preferably an undergraduate degree in in Social Sciences, Economics, Politics or Research Psychology;
  • Must be innovative, organised and flexible;
  • Must be able to work independently;
  • Strong academic results;
  • Must have a research background (subjects in qualitative and/or quantitative Research Methodology)


Remuneration level will depend on the nature of your M&E experience.

How to apply:

Please email us your CV, academic results for your latest degree, and your letter of motivation to by 14 January 2019 (with “Application for M&E Intern” in the subject line) and highlighting:

  • Your reasons for choosing Impact Economix for your internship;
  • Your understanding of what we do as an organisation;
  • How you foresee us assisting you during your internship (including the skills that you wish to develop / enhance);
  • The skills that you will be able to contribute to Impact Economix;
  • and A brief description of yourself as a person.
Impact Economix is an equal opportunity employer and will not unfairly discriminate against
anyone for any reason, within the context of affirmative action legislation in South Africa. 

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