United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS): Internship Programme
The UNOPS Internship Programme provides an opportunity for outstanding graduate and post-graduate students from diverse academic backgrounds to gain exposure to what UNOPS does as part of the United Nations. Interns use their theoretical knowledge in practical work assignments. All the divisions at Headquarters and the decentralized offices have worked with interns specializing in various professional fields.
UNOPS is part of the United Nations system. They provide a wide range of operational management services to clients, from infrastructure and public works, census and elections support, and landmine awareness to public sector reform and programmes aimed at eradicating poverty.
The Chrysler Building, New York, NY, United States, 10174
The following minimum qualifications are required: - Currently engaged in studies leading to an advanced university degree, such as a Masters or PhD; - Specialized in a field relevant to the mission and work of UNOPS; - Fluency in English is essential; working knowledge of a second UN language is an asset; - Ability to adapt to new environments and to establish and maintain good working relations with individuals of different cultural backgrounds.
English, French, Spanish
Fluency in English is essential; working knowledge of a second UN language is an asset.