vacance de poste

Intitulé publication: INTERN - ECONOMIC AFFAIRS, I (Temporary Job Opening)
Intitulé code d’emploi: INTERN - ECONOMIC AFFAIRS
Département / Bureau: Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
Lieu d'affectation: BANGKOK
Période de candidature: 17 novembre 2017 - 16 mai 2018
No de l’appel á candidature: 17-Economic Affairs-ESCAP-88967-J-Bangkok (O)
Staffing Exercise N/A
Valeurs fondamentales de l'ONU: intégrité, professionnalisme, respect de la diversité
Désolé, cet appel à candidature n'est plus disponible.
Cadre organisationnel

The Information and Communications Technology and Disaster Risk Reduction Division/ Space Applications Section internship is for 2-6 months with an opportunity for extension, pending on the needs of the department.

The internship is UNPAID and full-time.

Interns work five days per week (35 hours) under the supervision of a staff member in the department or office to which they are assigned.

Under the general guidance of the Division and Section Chief and the direct supervision of responsible officer, the intern will assist the Space Applications Section to:
• conduct research and collecting and processing data in the field of space technology applications, for example GIS and RIS;
• conduct social economic impact assessment of modern technology related to disaster risk reduction and sustainable development including drought; and
• perform other assignments of the section such as preparing inputs for websites, assisting with project management and organization of meetings.

For more information on the work of the section, please refer to:

http://www.unescap.org/idd/sas.asp

Responsabilités

The intern will be tasked in one or more of the following areas, according to his/her interest and motivation:

- Conduct the research on key challenges and needs for application of space technology and the geographic information system for disaster risk reduction in the context of sustainable development and drought

- Conduct the research on potential application of space technology and the geographic information system for sustainable development

- Conduct the research on the social and economic impact assessment by using the modern technology in disaster risk reduction and sustainable development

- Compile up good practices on space technology and the geographic information system for disaster risk reduction

- Develop capacity building programmes for developing countries based on studied research on challenges and key needs

- Develop the training modules for application of space technology and the geographic information system for disaster risk reduction in the context of sustainable development and climate change

- Conduct assessment of impacts for application of space technology and the geographic information system for disaster risk reduction in the context of sustainable development and climate change

Compétences

Communication:
-Speaks and writes clearly and effectively
-Listens to others, correctly interprets messages from others and responds appropriately
-Asks questions to clarify, and exhibits interest in having two-way communication
-Tailors language, tone, style and format to match the audience
-Demonstrates openness in sharing information and keeping people informed

Teamwork:
-Works collaboratively with colleagues to achieve organizational goals
-Solicits input by genuinely valuing others’ ideas and expertise; is willing to learn from others
-Places team agenda before personal agenda
-Supports and acts in accordance with final group decision, even when such decisions may not entirely reflect own position
-Shares credit for team accomplishments and accepts joint responsibility for team shortcomings

Client Orientation:
-Considers all those to whom services are provided to be “clients” and seeks to see things from clients’ point of view
-Establishes and maintains productive partnerships with clients by gaining their trust and respect
-Identifies clients’ needs and matches them to appropriate solutions
-Monitors ongoing developments inside and outside the clients’ environment to keep informed and anticipate problems
-Keeps clients informed of progress or setbacks in projects
-Meets timeline for delivery of products or services to client
Accountability:
-Takes ownership of all responsibilities and honours commitments
-Delivers outputs for which one has responsibility within prescribed time, cost and quality standards
-Operates in compliance with organizational regulations and rules
-Supports subordinates, provides oversight and takes responsibility for delegated assignments
-Takes personal responsibility for his/her own shortcomings and those of the work unit, where applicable.

Technological Awareness:
-Keeps abreast of available technology
-Understands applicability and limitations of technology to the work of the office
-Actively seeks to apply technology to appropriate tasks
-Shows willingness to learn new technology

Formation

Applicants to the United Nations internship programme must at the time of application meet one of the following requirements:
(a) be enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher);
(b) be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme (minimum Bachelor’s level or equivalent); or
(c) have graduated with a university degree (first university degree, or second university degree or equivalent, or higher) and, if selected, must commence the internship within a one year period of graduation.

Applicants must be enrolled in a degree programme in a graduate school (second university degree or higher); or if pursuing their studies in countries where higher education is not divided into undergraduate and graduate stages, have completed at least four years of full-time studies at a university or equivalent institution towards the completion of a degree.

Be computer literate in standard software applications;

Have a demonstrated keen interest in the work of the United Nations and have a personal commitment to the ideals of the Charter; and

Have a demonstrated the ability to successfully interact with individuals of different cultural backgrounds and beliefs, which include willingness to try and understand and be tolerant of differing opinions and views.

Expérience professionnelle

Applicants are not required to have professional work experience for participation in the programme.

Connaissances linguistiques

La maîtrise d’une des langues de travail du Secrétariat des Nations Unies, l’anglais ou le française (tant à l’oral qu’à l’écrit), est indispensable ; une connaissance de l’autre langue est souhaitable. Une connaissance d’une autre langue officielle des Nations Unies est un atout.

Méthode d'évaluation

Potential candidates will be contacted by hiring manager directly for further consideration.

Notice spéciale

A complete online application (Cover Note and Personal History Profile) if required. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

The Cover Note must include:
- Title of degree you are currently pursuing
- Graduation Date
- List of IT skills and programmes that you are proficient in
- List of top three areas of interest/department preferences
- Explanation why you are the best candidate for that specific department(s).
- Explanation of your interest in the United Nations Internship Programme

In your Personal History Profile, be sure to include all past work experience, IT skills, and three references.

Due to a high volume of applications received, ONLY successful candidates will be contacted.

Charte des Nations Unies

Aucune restriction ne sera imposée par l'Organisation à l'accès des hommes et des femmes, dans des conditions égales, à toutes les fonctions, dans ses organes principaux et subsidiaires. (Charte des Nations Unies - Chapitre III, Article 8). Le Secrétariat des Nations Unies est un espace non-fumeurs.

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