Communications Intern

Job categories Communications
Vacancy code VA/2017/B5303/11714
Department/office AFR, KEOH, Kenya Hub
Duty station Nairobi, Kenya
Contract type Intern
Contract level Intern
Duration 6 months
Application period 13-Feb-2017 to 26-Feb-2017

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

This vacancy is closed.

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UNOPS supports the successful implementation of its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world. Our mission is to serve people in need by expanding the ability of the United Nations, governments and other partners to manage projects, infrastructure and procurement in a sustainable and efficient manner.

Working in some of the world’s most challenging environments, our vision is to advance sustainable implementation practices, always satisfying or surpassing our partners’ expectations.

With over 7,000 personnel spread across 80 countries, UNOPS offers its partners the logistical, technical and management knowledge they need, wherever they need it.

A flexible structure and global reach means that we can quickly respond to our partners' needs, while offering the benefits of economies of scale. 

UNOPS - East Africa Hub

Located in Nairobi, Kenya, UNOPS  East Africa Hub manages a growing portfolio of engagements, including associated strategic and operational risks. The East Africa sub-region currently consists of an established operations center in South Sudan, an office in Somalia and a portfolio of engagements. This portfolio  includes  transactional projects in partnership with the Nairobi based UN Agencies UN-Habitat and UNEP, in addition to multiple ‘operational’ projects in Tanzania, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya and several Atlantic and Indian Ocean island states


Under the guidance and direct supervision of the Partnership Development Officer...

Develops and implements sustainable business strategies, thinks long term and ex...

Desired skills Report writing  Editing  Online Content Pu...

Must be enrolled in a University Degree Programme in Mass Communication or a rel...

Experience in writing, editing and producing materials for website content is an...

Excellent command of English language is required, knowledge of another UN offic...

Contract type:Intern Contract level:Intern Contract duration: 6 months This is...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...
This vacancy is closed.


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