INTERNSHIP (INTERNSHIP/2019/PCD ADM 1)

19 April 2019
 
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VACANCY NOTICE NO: INTERNSHIP/2019/PCD ADM 1
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: 25 April 2019
6 day(s) until closing deadline - Internships
POST

Internship
GRADE

N/A
DUTY STATION 

Geneva, Switzerland
COMMENCEMENT OF DUTY

1 May 2019
or as soon as possible thereafter
NATURE OF APPOINTMENT

Internship
12 months
ORGANIZATIONAL UNIT

Procurement and Contract Management Division
Administrative Services (ADM) Department
WMO is committed to achieving diversity and a balanced workforce. Applications are welcome from qualified women and men, including those with disabilities.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Under the supervision of the Chief, Procurement and Contract Management Division, the intern will:
1) Complete an understanding of Low Value Procurement.
2) Understand how WMO procurement works.
3) Prepare presentations.
4) Develop templates.
5) Register suppliers and keep various procurement data bases up to date.
6) Provide assistance to PCD.
7) Draft internal documents.
8) Approve POs after training.
QUALIFICATIONS

Education
University degree in Law, Supply Chain/Logistics, Procurement, Business Administration or similar field.

Experience
One or two years' experience in Law, Supply Chain/Logistics, Procurement, Business Administration would be desirable, but not essential.

Other requirements
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications.
Good drafting skills desirable.


Languages
English essential. French desirable.

(Note: The official languages of the Organization are Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish.)
Additional Information:
Only applicants in whom WMO has a further interest will be contacted. Shortlisted candidates may be required to sit a written assessment and/or an interview.
CVs of qualified internship applicants who are not selected for a vacancy will generally be kept in a roster for two years.
Date of issue of vacancy notice: 28 March 2019