The appointed Intern works in close collaboration with the National Economist.
- Analyze current economic situations in Susan.
- Provide data and economic analysis support to projects under UNDP Programme.
- Facilitate knowledge building and knowledge sharing within UNDP.
- Support development of concept notes and facilitation of meetings.
- Perform any other duty as and when required provided by the National Economist.
Demonstrates integrity by modeling the UN’s values and ethical standards;
Promotes the vision, mission, and strategic goals of UNDP;
Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability.
Knowledge management and sharing;
Demonstrates excellent written and oral communication skills;
Ability to extract, interpret, analyze data and present them in a comprehending simple language;
Uses Information Technology effectively as a tool and resource;
Applicants to the UNDP internship programme must at the time of application meet one of the following requirements:
- Be enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher);
- Be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme (minimum Bachelor’s level or equivalent);
- Have graduated with a university degree (as defined in (a) and (b) above) and, if selected, must start the internship within one-year of graduation.
Minimum Qualification and Skills Required:
Education: University degree in international development, Economics or any other relevant discipline.
Interest: Interest in understanding the UNDP way of work and programming principles.
Language Requirements: Excellent English writing and oral skills.