ITU is seeking an Intern for the Lausanne office

by Olalla Cernuda on 15 Feb, 2018 05:03 • Espa├▒ol

The International Triathlon Union (ITU), the worldwide governing body for the Olympic sport of Triathlon is looking for an Intern for the Sports Department in our office in Lausanne (Switzerland). We are looking for a highly motivated person who can work part time from March to September 2018, reporting to the Sport Director.

Function: Intern – Sport Department
Activity level: part-time 50% (during working hours)
Location: ITU HDQ, Lausanne
Period: 10-March to 10-Sept. 2018 (6 months)
Compensation: n/a

• Provide administrative support to the ITU Sport Department
• Administer ITU Sport Department databases
• Coordinate meetings and Conference Calls
• Contribute generally to the work of ITU

• Sport Administration
o Athletes’ database update
o Conference Call coordination and Minutes recording – Events/Technical Delegates
o Inventory shipment

• Technical Operations
o TOs newsletter information coordination
o Technical Delegate/Assistant Technical Delegate information package at Continental level
o Update on different Sport Department databases

• Paratriathlon
o Classification check on Paratriathlon entries and follow-up on temporary classification
o Administrative support (update of the document “ITU Approved Paratriathlon Impairment Adaptations on Bicycles”)

• Administration/Finance
o Assist the Administration in the Lausanne Office

• Experience in administration
• Knowledge of sport and the Olympic movement
• Strong work ethic and attention to quality and detail
• Precision, speed and accuracy in performing tasks
• Working in a small close-knit team environment
• Sense of confidentiality
• Good knowledge of office management software (all Microsoft Office) and IT tools (SharePoint)
• Fluent in English - good knowledge of French will be an advantage

The candidate has to be Swiss national or holder of a valid working permit for Switzerland.

Please send your CV and covering letter to
Deadline to apply: March 5

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