Budget Intern

  • Added Date: Monday, 15 April 2024
  • Deadline Date: Monday, 29 April 2024
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UNDP works in about 170 countries and territories, helping to achieve the eradication of poverty, and the reduction of inequalities and exclusion. We help countries to develop policies, leadership skills, partnering abilities, institutional capabilities and build resilience in order to sustain development results.

UNDP is working to strengthen new frameworks for development, disaster risk reduction and climate change. We support countries' efforts to achieve the new Sustainable Development Goals, which will guide global development priorities through 2030. The key 2030 Agenda principle of leaving no one behid and stamping out inequality is at the core of everything we do.

UNDP focuses on helping countries build and share solutions in three main areas:

Engage and Partner: Demonstrates compassion/understanding towards others, forms positive relationships.Enable Diversity and Inclusion: Appreciate/respect differences, aware of unconscious bias, confront discrimination.

Technical/Functional Competencies:

Excellent communication skills.Strong analytical skills and detailed orientation.Demonstrated ability to work well both independently and within a multi-cultural team.Strong organizational skills.Strong IT skills and excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office package and advanced knowledge of spreadsheet and database packages.Relevant experience with Power BI environments.Knowledge of the Enterprise Resource Plannign (ERP) applications, such as People Soft, Oracle, Hyperion.Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability.Responds positively to feedback and differing points of view.Consitently approaches work with energy and a positive, constructive attitude.

Required Skills and Experience

Applicants to the UNDP Internship Programme must at the time of application meet one of the following requirements:

Be enrolled in a graduate school programme (masterโ€™s degree programme or higher), preferably in the following areas of study such as Finance, Accounting, Management, Business Administration or any related fields.Be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme (minimum bachelorโ€™s degree or equivalent) in area of study such as Finance, Accounting, Management, Business Administration or any related fields;Have recently graduated with a university degree (as defined in (a) and (b) above) and if selected must start the internship within one year of graduation.Be enrolled in a postgraduate professional traineeship program and undertake the internship as part of this programme.

Language Requirements:

Proficiency in the English language, both oral and written, is required.Working knowledge of another UN language is highly desirable.

Conditions of the Internship:

UNDP internship programme does not provide a salary or remuneration for the internship.UNDP offers a monthly stipend to help cover basic daily expenses related to the internship, such as meals and transportation at the duty station.All other expenses connected with the internship will be borne by the intern, sponsoring Government or institution.UNDP accepts no responsibility for costs arising from accidents and/or illness or death incurred during the internship.The intern is responsible for obtaining necessary visas and arranging travel to and from the duty station where the internship will be performed.Interns are not eligible to apply for, or be appointed to, any post in UN during the period of the internship.The intern must provide proof of enrollment in the health insurance plan.Interns are not staff members and may not represent UNDP in any official capacity

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