Intern (Multiple in WSSCC), Multiple positions

Hosted Entities WSSCC
Job categories Administration, Communications, Finance, Health, Water Management, Programme Management
Vacancy code VA/2019/B5117/17338
Department/office ECR, GVA, WASH
Duty station Geneva, Switzerland
Contract type Intern
Contract level Intern
Duration Six Months Renewable up to 1 year
Application period 07-Feb-2019 to 21-Feb-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 Water Supply and Sanitation Collaborative Council (WSSCC) was established in 1990 and mandated by name in United Nations General Assembly resolution A/RES/45/181.The WSSCC Secretariat is hosted by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) and aims to accelerate the achievement of sustainable sanitation, hygiene and water services for all people, with special attention to the unserved poor, by enhancing collaboration and coordination of all sector stakeholders. The WSSCC Secretariat is located in Geneva, Switzerland. More information on WSSCC (also known as ‘the Council’) can be found on the website at The Council is unique in having members from across the world. These individuals come from a diverse background and have considerable influence in the domain. Governance of the Council is through its Steering Committee. 

WSSCC is recruiting for multiple internship positions and seeking highly motivated, dynamic and skilled interns who will have the opportunity to work with senior and experienced professionals and get exposed to learning and professional development.

For the duration of their internship, interns will be members of project/unit teams, participate in meetings, support specific exercises and provide assistance to meet business needs. Interns will work under the guidance of a Unit Head in one of the following thematic areas and/or units based their qualifications and performance during the assessment.

  • Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM)
  • Communications
  • Knowledge Management and Documentation
  • Membership and database
  • Planning, Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting (PMER)
  • Operation and Finance 

Provide operational assistance to project/unit teams.  Assist with draf...

Education All applicants must be enrolled in a Master’s Degree o...

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

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

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

UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful imp...
This vacancy is closed.


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