The IICPSD offers a selected group of outstanding graduate-level students the opportunity to acquire direct exposure to IICPSD's work as a center of excellence for private sector in development and inclusive markets.
It is designed to provide support to IICPSD’s applied research and policy advisory services and to complement the interns’ practical experience in various issues related to private sector engagement, skills generation, impact investing and other topics of international development.
The Programme operates under the rules and regulations of the UNDP Internship Policy.
Duties and Responsibilities
The main duties that the intern will be expected to carry out are :
Assist the organization of conferences, forums or other collaborative events
Collaborate on the development and execution of online content (images, infographics, videos, blogs etc.) and campaigns delivered across various social media channels such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc.
Other relevant tasks as deemed necessary by the supervisor.
Technical / Functional Competencies
Excellent interpersonal skills : being able to listen and collaborate with a wide range of players, being able to work independently, being pro-
Be able to work both independently and as part of a team.
Personal Competencies :
Highest standards of integrity, discretion and loyalty.
Required Skills and Experience
b) be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme (Bachelor Degree); or c) have graduated with a university degree in in fields such as business, development, civil or environmental engineering or similar and, if selected, must start the internship within one-year of graduation.
Social media account management and content development skills are desirable.
Fluence in Turkish is an asset.
UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply.
All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination.
All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.