Org. Setting and Reporting The Civil Society Team (CST), Office of the Director (OD), Division for Policy Analysis and Public Affairs (DPA), United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Vienna, Austria, is opening two internship positions that will start at the beginning of February and beginning of April 2018, both for an initial period of 2 months with the opportunity of an extension pending on the needs of the department.
The internship is UNPAID and full-time.
Interns work five days per week (40 hours) under the supervision of a staff member in the department or office to which they are assigned.
For more information on UNODC, please visit the following website : www.unodc.org Responsibilities The intern shall undertake the following duties which may include, but are not limited to :
demonstrates openness in sharing information and keeping people informed.
shares credit for team accomplishments and accepts joint responsibility for team shortcomings
monitors and adjusts plans and actions as necessary; uses time efficiently. Education To qualify for an internship with the United Nations Internship Programme, the following conditions must be met :
or (c) have graduated with a university degree (as defined above) and, if selected, must commence the internship within a one year period of graduation (OFFICIAL PROOF FROM THE UNIVERSITY IN SUPPORT OF ONE OF THE ABOVE OPTIONS SHOULD BE ATTACHED TO THE INSPIRA APPLICATION)
Work Experience Applicants are not required to have professional work experience for participation in the programme, but are encouraged to list all relevant work experience in their application.
Languages English and French are the working languages of the United Nations. Fluency in English, i.e. oral and written proficiency is required.
Knowledge of French is an advantage. Assessment Potential candidates will be contacted by the hiring manager for further consideration.
Special Notice A completed online application (Cover Note and Personal History Profile) is required. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.
The Cover Note must include :
In your online Personal History Profile, be sure to include all past work experiences, IT skills, and three references.
Due to the high volume of applications received, ONLY successful candidates will be contacted. United Nations Considerations The United Nations shall place no restrictions on the eligibility of men and women to participate in any capacity and under conditions of equality in its principal and subsidiary organs.
Charter of the United Nations - Chapter 3, article 8). The United Nations Secretariat is a non-smoking environment. No Fee THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CHARGE A FEE AT ANY STAGE OF THE RECRUITMENT PROCESS (APPLICATION, INTERVIEW MEETING, PROCESSING, OR TRAINING).
THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CONCERN ITSELF WITH INFORMATION ON APPLICANTS’ BANK ACCOUNTS.