【联合国和平行动部】INTERN - PUBLIC INFORMATION(地点:日内瓦,可远程;截止日期:2023年1月5日)

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INTERN - PUBLIC INFORMATION

部门:联合国和平行动部

地点:日内瓦(可远程实习)

语言要求:流利的英语或法语口语及书面能力;掌握联合国其他官方语言将被视为加分项

申请日期:2021年10月27日-2021年12月30日

详情链接:https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=171664&Lang=en-US

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Org. Setting and Reporting

This position is located in the Geneva office of United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) within the Office of the Rule of Law and Security Institutions (OROLSI) in the Department of Peace Operations (DPO).

Established in 1997, the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) works to eliminate the threat posed by mines, explosive remnants of war and improvised explosive devices by coordinating United Nations mine action, leading operational responses at the country level, and supporting the development of standards, policies and norms.

As a specialized service of the United Nations located within the Department of Peace Operations, UNMAS operates under UN legislative mandates of both the General Assembly and the Security Council. UNMAS also responds to specific requests for support from the UN Secretary-General or designated official. For more information, please visit: https://www.unmas.org/en


Responsibilities

Duties of the intern include, but are not limited to:


- Assist in monitoring media coverage of mine action and international relations issues.

- Distribute relevant articles to key partners.

- Establish and maintain a mine action video library.

- Assist with media outreach.

- Assist in creating graphic-design related materials.

- Assist in advocacy and outreach activities to internal and external audiences.

- Research, compile, draft and edit basic information for use in the preparation and production of public information materials, including website content.

- Assist with the maintenance and help develop UNMAS Social Media tools (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc.).

- Assist in liaison with public information focal points in field programmes specifically related to generating multimedia public information materials.

- Assist in the preparation of outreach material such as talking points, correspondence and presentations.

- Events and website management, stocking and mailing public information materials.

- Performs other duties as requested by the supervisor.


Competencies

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

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 the audience.

- Demonstrates openness in sharing information and keeping people informed.

Professionalism:

- Very good attention to detail.

- Conceptual skills and ability to conduct independent research, identify issues and summarize diverse information.

- Shows pride in work and in achievements.

- Is conscientious and efficient in meeting commitments, observing deadlines and achieving results.

- Shows persistence when faced with difficult problems or challenges.

- Remains calm in stressful situations.

- Good understanding of the UN's mission and organizational set-up.


Education

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

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

(b) be enrolled in, or have completed, the final academic year of a first university degree programme (minimum bachelor’s level or equivalent).


Interested candidates must be pursuing or pursued their degree in areas related to this Job Opening.


In addition, interested candidates must:

- Be computer literate in standard software applications including MS Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point);

- 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 include willingness to try and understand and be tolerant of differing opinions and views.

Work Experience

No working experience is required to apply for the United Nations Internship Programme. Your training, education, advance course work or skills should benefit the United Nations during your internship.

Languages

English and French are the working languages of the United Nations.

For this position, fluency in English (both oral and written) is required; knowledge of French is desirable.

Knowledge of another UN official language is an advantage.

Assessment

Potential candidates may be contacted by the hiring team directly if further information is needed during the review of their application.

Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates who have been short-listed will be contacted.

Special Notice

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


The cover note must include:

- Date of availability.

- Title of degree you are currently pursuing.

- Graduation date (when will you be/have graduating/graduated from the programme?).

- IT skills and programmes that you are proficient in.

- Top three areas of interest.

- Explain why you are the best candidate for this specific internship.

- Explain 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.