Vacancy Announcement



Cairo, Egypt

Post Duration

2 months| mid-August till mid-October 2018

Closing Date

11 August 2018


Takween Integrated Community Development (Takween ICD) is an urban development firm established in 2009 in Egypt by a young dynamic team in response to a foreseen growing demand for innovative urban solutions. Takween-ICD specializes in the development of integrated packages in urban development services and solutions to support and complement efforts of tackling urban challenges.

Job Purpose

Takween ICD is seeking for interns to assist in the field/documentation phase of a public space upgrading project in 6th of October City in Cairo. The purpose of the intern is to provide an opportunity for individuals to substantively contribute to and learn from our work. The volunteer will be given specific tasks and responsibilities and will be challenged to develop their capabilities and gain experience.


-        The intern will support Takween ICD team particularly in needs assessment of the stakeholders and documentation phases of the working area;

-        Surveying of existing conditions of the study area;

-        Working on field with different stakeholders;

-        Assisting in developing and maintaining the outcomes.

Specifications (Qualifications, Experience, and Skills)

-        Undergraduate student or fresh graduate or successful completion of at least 3 years of an undergraduate degree in Urban Planning or Architecture.

-        Knowledge, experience and interest in urban development and community participation.

-        Strong skills (AutoCad, 3D Max or Sketch up).

Salary & Benefits

Interns will be paid a nominal monetary compensation for their contribution to the project

How to Apply

Interested applicants should send their portfolios and CVs to:

Subject: Internship

Deadline for applications: 11 August 2018

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview