Posting Title: INTERN – Programme Support – Marine Litter
Job Code Title: INTERN – PROGRAMME MAN
Department/Office: UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME
Duty Station: NAIROBI
Posting Period: 14 March 2016 – 28 March 2016
Job Opening Number: 57309
United Nations Core Values: Integrity, Professionalism, Respect for Diversity
Your application for this internship must include
- A Completed application (Personal History Profile) through the UN careers Portal. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE REVIEWED. In your Personal History Profile (PHP), be sure to include all past work experiences, IT Skills, and three references.
- Proof of enrollment (click on link to access and attach to your application: http://unon.org/content/internship-programme).
- APPLICATIONS WITHOUT A PROOF OF ENROLLMENT WILL NOT BE REVIEWED.- List the IT skills and programmes that you are proficient in using, and Explain why you are the best candidate for the internship and what you hope to gain from the internship.
- A certified copy of degree certificate (if you have already graduated). APPLICATIONS WITHOUT A CERTIFIED COPY WILL NOT BE REVIEWED.
Due to a high volume of applications received, ONLY successful candidates will be contacted.
Organizational Setting and Reporting
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is the United Nations system’s designated entity for addressing environmental issues at the global and regional level. Its mandate is to coordinate the development of environmental policy consensus by keeping the global environment under review and bringing emerging issues to the attention of governments and the international community for action.
The Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based Activities (GPA)/Marine and Coastal Ecosystems Branch (MCEB) / Division of Environmental Policy Implementation (DEPI) internship is for 6 months. The Internship is UNPAID and full-time.Interns work five days per week (35 hours) under the supervision of a staff member in the department or office to which they are assigned.