【政治和建设和平事务部】INTERN - Political Affairs(工作地点:曼谷 截止日期:2021年5月9日)

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INTERN - Political Affairs, I (Temporary Job Opening)

Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs-Department of Peace Operations-Shared Structure

岗位领域:政治外事 工作性质:实习

学历要求:本科及以上 岗位职级:其他

工作地点:Bangkok 截止日期:09 May , 2021

岗位信息网址:https://inspira.un.org/psc/UNCAREERS/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/UN_CUSTOMIZATIONS.UN_JOB_DETAIL.GBL?Page=UN_JOB_DETAIL&Action=A&JobOpeningId=151542

职位描述

Org. Setting and Reporting

The Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs – Department of Peace Operations (DPPA-DPO) internship is for two to six months depending on host office needs and candidate availability.

The internship is in the Bangkok Liaison Office, Southeast Asia Team, Asia and the Pacific Division, DPPA-DPO. The Office is hosted by the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) in Bangkok.

The internship is UNPAID and full-time.

Interns work five days per week (37.5 hours) under the supervision of a staff member in the division or office to which they are assigned.

Responsibilities

The intern will assist the DPPA-DPO, Asia-Pacific Division, Southeast Asia Team, Liaison Office in Bangkok with the following tasks (not exhaustive):

-Research on regional peace and security issues;

-Media monitoring and analysis of current events and thematic issues;

-Drafting background documents and correspondence;

-Note taking;

-Assist in the organization of workshops and other events; etc.

Competencies

The United Nations Core Competencies include:

- Communication: Ability to draft clearly and concisely, good written and oral language skills.

- Teamwork: Good interpersonal skills, ability to work collaboratively with colleagues from different national and cultural backgrounds to achieve organizational goals.

- Client Orientation: Considers all those to whom services are provided to be ‘clients’ and seeks to see things from clients’ point of view.

Education

To qualify for an internship with the United Nations Internship Programme, applicants must meet one of the following requirements:

a) be enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher); or

b) be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme (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.

Work Experience

Applicants:

-are not required to have professional work experience for participation in the programme,

although previous voluntary and/or internship experience in related fields is desirable;

-shall be highly computer literate in standard software applications;

-have a demonstrated keen interest in the work of the United Nations and have a personal

commitment to the ideals of the Charter; and

-have a demonstrated ability to successfully interact with individuals of different cultural

backgrounds and beliefs, which includes willingness to understand and be tolerant of differing

opinions and views.

Languages

English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. Fluency in spoken and written English is required for the internship. Knowledge of additional Southeast Asian languages is an asset.

Assessment

A written test may be administered, followed by an interview.

Special Notice

In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, applicants may be requested to undertake the internship remotely in view of constraints regarding visa issuance, international travel and access to UN premises. Applicants must be willing and prepared to undertake the internship remotely for a part or the entirety of the internship.

A completed online application (Cover Note and Personal History Profile) is required. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

The Cover Note must include:

- Degree Programme (What are you currently studying or what have you studied)

- Graduation date (When will you graduate or when did you graduate from the programme?)

- List of the IT skills and programmes that you are proficient in

- List of your top three areas of interest

- Explanation about why you are the most suitable candidate for this specific internship

- Explanation of your interest in the United Nations Internship Programme

In your online Personal History Profile, be sure to include all past work experiences, IT skills, and three references.

Please note that due to the large number of applicants, divisions are not in a position to reply to each application and that only short-listed applicants will be contacted for further consideration.