Gender Parity Intern

Job categories Project Management
Vacancy code VA/2019/B5323/18486
Department/office AFR, KEMC, Kenya
Duty station Nairobi, Kenya
Contract type Intern
Contract level Intern
Duration 6 Months renewable subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability
Application period 02-Sep-2019 to 16-Sep-2019

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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The intern will be expected to energetically engage in the support of gender parity working group tasks and to selectively drive particular work items on his/her own. 

Their responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Ensure the gender parity action plan for KEMC is up to date.
  • Liaison with members of the gender parity group on the action plan.
  • Ensure that the work plan of the gender parity group is followed and members are consulted for due actions.
  • Draft interview minutes, plan and organize the gender parity group meetings.
  • Assist the gender parity focal person in terms of implementation of the action plan.
  • Assist in the outreach activities related to various recruitments.
  • Liaising with the universities, institutes and other organizations regarding various activities related to gender parity.
  • Assist the group members in the identification and documentation of best practices and lessons learnt, including coordination and organization-wide implementation of knowledge sharing and documentation methodologies.
  • Any other assigned by the working group members.

Enrollment in a University Degree Programme in Social Sciences (related to gende...

Any prior work experience is not required. A portfolio of relevant work would be...

Excellent written and spoken English is required

Treats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and enc...

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

Contract type: Intern Contract level: Intern Contract duration: 6 months renewab...

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