HR Intern - Internal Grievances

Job categories Human Resources
Vacancy code VA/2022/B0042/23892
Department/office FA, PCG, People and Change Group
Duty station Copenhagen, Denmark
Contract type Intern
Contract level Intern
Duration 4 months, with possibility of extension maximum up to 12 consecutive months; subject to satisfactory performance and available budget
Application period 04-May-2022 to 18-May-2022

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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This assignment will support the People and Change Group, and particularly UNOPS’ Internal Grievances (IG) function as well as PCG’s role as corporate coordinator of UNOPS activities in the area of Protection against Sexual Exploitation and Abuse & Sexual Harassment (PSEAH). Regarding IG, the intern will further help structure IG’s case work, help develop IG’s outreach portfolio and strengthen its data capturing efforts. The intern will also support the team in conducting and recording fact-finding interviews and in the implementation of the recommendations of an external review process. Regarding PSEAH, the intern will support PCG’s coordination efforts. 

Furthermore, the intern will conduct research with regard to best practices/lessons learned in these areas in other UN agencies.

At the end of this internship, the successful candidate will have gained:

  • Exposure to UNOPS corporate human resources processes and activities;

  • Knowledge of best practices in other UN agencies in the concerned areas.

  • Specific experience in the workplace conflict resolution work of the Internal Grievances function across UNOPS duty stations;

  • Exposure to activities related to the protection of personnel against sexual harassment and the protection of beneficiaries against sexual exploitation and abuse;

  • Exposure to an international work environment;

  • Exposure to UNOPS headquarters.

Under the direct supervision of the HR Advisor, Internal Grievances, the Intern ...

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

Education: Completion of secondary school or equivalent is required. To...

Contract type: Internship Contract level: N/A Contract duration: 4 months Thi...

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