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Intern - Public Information [Temporary

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New York, Vereinigte Staaten von Amerika
Praktikum, Verwaltung, Englisch, Französisch


The Internships (several of which are available) are in the Outreach Division of the Department of Global Communications, in New York. They are for a period of two months, but expected to be extended to up to six months -- and candidates must therefore be available for up to six months. The Outreach Division engages and educates people and their communities worldwide to encourage support for the ideals and activities of the (COMPANY NAME).The positions are located in the Director's Office of the Outreach Division.

The internships are unpaid and full-time. Interns work five days a week (35 hours) under the supervision of a staff member in the office to which they are assigned.


The interns will be part of a team, based in New York, which supports the Director of the Division (who is also the Commissioner-General of the UN at Expo 2020 in Dubai) in the preparations for the UN presence at Expo 2020.

Interns may be assigned to different functions: supporting in contents (e.g. development of written texts and other materials), fundraising, partnerships, programming, and other.

The interns assisting in the domain of contents will have the following duties:
*Research, compile and summarize materials for use in the development of the Expo 2020 and UN75 exhibitions and initiatives.
*Assist in collecting multimedia content and production of high-quality infographics, photos, videos, newsletters, and other shareable content. Provides editorial and technical assistance.
*Support in logistical arrangements and administrative tasks related to the production of contents.
*Create and updates content databases, working with staff to identify and highlight best options for use in the final displays.
*Assist with the creation of captions and other text-based exhibition content.

The interns assisting on partnerships and fundraising will have the following duties:
*Support in the development of project documents, proposals and concept notes.
*Research, compile and summarize materials related to the priorities and aspirations of relevant stakeholders.
*Assist in the scheduling and preparation of meetings.
*Support in logistical and administrative tasks related to partnerships and fundraising, including event / project planning and management.
*Create and manages relevant databases, excel sheets, and other tools related to the above.

The interns assisting in programming will have the following duties:
*Support in the development of programming documents, proposals and concept notes.
*Support in liaising with Member States, UN entities and the private sector on programming.
*Research, compile and summarize materials related to the programming.
*Assist in the scheduling and preparation of meetings.
*Support in logistical and administrative tasks related to programming.
*Create and manage relevant databases, excel sheets, and other tools related to the above.

All interns will also:
*Liaise with internal and external stakeholders as needed.
*Respond or draft responses to a wide range of correspondence and other communications.
*Assist in outreach activities.
*Perform other duties as assigned.

All interns are expected to be flexible, and perform different types of duties in support of colleagues as may be needed.


*Communication: Speaks and writes clearly and effectively; listens to others, correctly interprets messages from others and responds appropriately; asks questions to clarify and exhibits interest in having two-way communication; tailors language, tone, style and format to match audience; demonstrates openness in sharing information and keeping people informed.
*Teamwork: Works collaboratively with colleagues to achieve organizational goals; solicits input by genuinely valuing others' ideas and expertise; is willing to learn from others; places team agenda before personal agenda; supports and acts in accordance with final group decision, even when such decisions may not entirely reflect own position; shares credit for team accomplishments and accepts joint responsibility for team shortcomings.
*Client Orientation: Considers all those to whom services are provided to be "clients" and seeks to see things from clients' point of view; establishes and maintains productive partnerships with clients by gaining their trust and respect; identifies clients' needs and matches them to appropriate solutions; monitors ongoing developments inside and outside the clients' environment to keep informed and anticipate problems; keeps clients informed of progress or setbacks in projects; meets timeline for delivery of products or services to client.


To qualify for an internship with the (COMPANY NAME) Internship Programme, the following conditions must be met:

- Applicants must meet one of the following requirements:
(a) be enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher);
(b) be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme in journalism, communication, media studies, filmmaking, international relations, social sciences (including history, politics, philosophy, anthropology, etc), economics, law, or related field (minimum Bachelor's level or equivalent); 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;
- Be computer literate in standard software applications;
- Have a demonstrated keen interest in the work of the (COMPANY NAME) and have a personal commitment to the ideals of the Charter.
- Have a demonstrated ability to successfully interact with individuals of different cultural backgrounds and beliefs, which include willingness to try and understand and be tolerant of differing opinions and views.

Work Experience

Applicants to the UN Internship Programme are not required to have professional work experience. However, a field of study that is related to the type of internship that you are applying to is required.


English and French are the working languages of the (COMPANY NAME) Secretariat. For the post advertised, fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another official (COMPANY NAME) language is desirable.


Potential candidates will be contacted by the hiring manager directly 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:
- Title of degree you are currently pursuing
- Graduation date (when will you be graduating from the programme)
- IT skills and programmes that you are proficient in
- Internship profiles (duties) you are most interested in (i.e. contents, or / and fundraising and partnerships, or / and programming)
- Explanation of your interest in the (COMPANY NAME) Internship Programme

In your Personal History Profile, be sure to include all past work experiences, IT skills, and three references. Under languages, please do not forget to include English, even if this is your mother tongue. Please be sure not to make errors in filling the start and end dates of your studies. Due to the high volume of applications received, only successful candidates will be contacted.

(COMPANY NAME) Considerations

According to article 101, paragraph 3, of the Charter of the (COMPANY NAME), the paramount consideration in the employment of the staff is the necessity of securing the highest standards of efficiency, competence, and integrity. Candidates will not be considered for employment with the (COMPANY NAME) if they have committed violations of international human rights law, violations of international humanitarian law, sexual exploitation, sexual abuse, or sexual harassment, or if there are reasonable grounds to believe that they have been involved in the commission of any of these acts. The term "sexual exploitation" means any actual or attempted abuse of a position of vulnerability, differential power, or trust, for sexual purposes, including, but not limited to, profiting monetarily, socially or politically from the sexual exploitation of another. The term "sexual abuse" means the actual or threatened physical intrusion of a sexual nature, whether by force or under unequal or coercive conditions. The term "sexual harassment" means any unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature that might reasonably be expected or be perceived to cause offence or humiliation, when such conduct interferes with work, is made a condition of employment or creates an intimidating, hostile or offensive work environment, and when the gravity of the conduct warrants the termination of the perpetrator's working relationship. Candidates who have committed crimes other than minor traffic offences may not be considered for employment.

Due regard will be paid to the importance of recruiting the staff on as wide a geographical basis as possible. The (COMPANY NAME) places 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. The (COMPANY NAME) Secretariat is a non-smoking environment.

Applicants are urged to follow carefully all instructions available in the online recruitment platform, inspira. For more detailed guidance, applicants may refer to the Manual for the Applicant, which can be accessed by clicking on "Manuals" hyper-link on the upper right side of the inspira account-holder homepage.

The evaluation of applicants will be conducted on the basis of the information submitted in the application according to the evaluation criteria of the job opening and the applicable internal legislations of the (COMPANY NAME) including the Charter of the (COMPANY NAME), resolutions of the General Assembly, the Staff Regulations and Rules, administrative issuances and guidelines. Applicants must provide complete and accurate information pertaining to their personal profile and qualifications according to the instructions provided in inspira to be considered for the current job opening. No amendment, addition, deletion, revision or modification shall be made to applications that have been submitted. Candidates under serious consideration for selection will be subject to reference checks to verify the information provided in the application.

Job openings advertised on the Careers Portal will be removed at 11:59 p.m. (New York time) on the deadline date.

No Fee


Quelle: Website des Unternehmens
Datum: 24 Jan 2020
Stellenangebote: Praktikum
Dauer: ein Monat
Sprachkenntnisse: Englisch, Französisch
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