Internship in Social and Environmental Management (2 vacancies), Multiple positions

Job categories Environment, Health, Safety and Environment
Vacancy code VA/2023/B0058/25289
Department/office OP, SSC, Shared Services Centre
Duty station Copenhagen, Denmark
Contract type Intern
Contract level Intern
Duration 6 months, with a possibility of extension up to 12 months, subject to satisfactory performance and available funds
Application period 20-Jan-2023 to 10-Feb-2023


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

Please note that UNOPS will at no stage of the recruitment process request candidates to make payments of any kind.


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The internship is based in the Health, Safety, Social and Environmental (HSSE) Management team, and will focus on Social and Environmental management activities. The unit falls under the UNOPS Shared Services Centre (SSC) Group in UNOPS Headquarters. Among other activities, the Unit is responsible for supporting the development and implementation of Social and Environmental (SE) good practices in UNOPS projects and operations in line with UNOPS policies, UN common system standards and international best practices.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting a variety of tasks, work packages and projects dealing with SE management as a part of their internship period. We are seeking qualified applicants who may have Environmental Management, Social Development Studies, Sustainability, Engineering or a related subject as background. The intern will join a dynamic, international environment, and will have access to a variety of training and learning opportunities available in UNOPS HQ.

Internship is expected to start in early 2023 for a duration of 6 months (with a possibility of extension, subject to satisfactory performance and available funds).


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