INTERNSHIP (INTERNSHIP/2021/CSG 1)

22 June 2021
 
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VACANCY NOTICE NO: INTERNSHIP/2021/CSG 1
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: 3 March 2021 Under Recruitment
POST

Internship
GRADE

N/A
DUTY STATION 

Geneva, Switzerland
COMMENCEMENT OF DUTY

15 March 2021
or as soon as possible thereafter
NATURE OF APPOINTMENT

Internship
6-8 months
ORGANIZATIONAL UNIT

Cabinet Office of the Secretary-General
WMO is committed to achieving diversity and a balanced workforce. Applications are welcome from qualified women and men, including those with disabilities. The statutory retirement age after 1 January 2014 is 65. For external applicants, only those who are expected to complete the term of appointment will normally be considered.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Under the guidance and supervision of the CSG Coordinator and in cooperation with WMO staff involved in supporting the coalition, SOFF, and the communication team, the intern will perform the following duties:

- synthesise existing information in communicable formats (print, web, social media, podcast....)
- help conceptualising and implementing a communication strategy for the water and climate coalition, and support the one for SOFF
- support updating and improving web pages related to both initiatives
- Participate in outreach activities to motivate contributions from different sectors
- Support the presentation of both initiatives at various international meetings
- Work with innovation project to finalise and present communication package
QUALIFICATIONS

Education
Holding or in the course of obtaining a master's degree in communication, marketing, social media, business administration, or related

Experience
Ability to work in photoshop and other communication tools; Strong writing skills

Other requirements
Interest or background in communication, preferably in international organization; Excellent written and verbal communications skills in English; Strong organizational skills; Good interpersonal skills.



The Secretary-General may appoint a candidate at a grade below the advertised grade of the post, with the possibility of promotion to that grade within three years of appointment, subject to satisfactory appraisal of performance.
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.
Date of issue of vacancy notice: 17 February 2021

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