Intern - Business Development Support

Job categories Project Management, Partnerships
Vacancy code VA/2021/B5002/21276
Department/office ECR, AUMCO, Water and Energy Cluster
Duty station Multiple
Contract type Intern
Contract level Intern
Application period 18-Feb-2021 to 07-Mar-2021

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

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Water and Energy Cluster (WEC)

UNOPS Water and Energy Cluster (WEC) supports the design and management of multi-stakeholder initiatives by providing services in financial and grant management, procurement, human resources, and project management.

The cluster manages projects in the areas of water resource management, climate change adaptation, mitigation and transparency, sustainable water management, energy access and distribution and environmental conservation in support of the SDGs, Paris Agreement and other relevant multilateral agreements. WEC also supports engagements with Vienna-based UN agencies and other international initiatives for the development of partnership and operational support.

The main partners include UN agencies, bilateral agreements (with the Nordics, Germany, and Italy), the Green Climate Fund and several NGOs (such as CIFF and CWF).

As part of the newly established Austria Multi-country office and its growth strategy and in keeping with WEC’s own ambition of growth and expansion,WEC is pursuing partner and business opportunities in the main focus area of its portfolio and based on its experience and its capabilities:

  • climate change mitigation and adaptation, NDC support and Green Growth;

  • sustainable water management, coastal and ocean management, river basin and lake basin protection;

  • ecosystem-based management, biodiversity and the environment in general 

Under the overall guidance and supervision of the WEC Head of Program, the incum...

1. Academic qualifications  The applicant should have completed a Bachelor ...

Contract type: Internship Contract level: N/A Contract duration: 6 months w...

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

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