Project Management Intern

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  • Added Date: Tuesday, 02 August 2022
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The International Water Management Institute (IWMI) is seeking applications from enthusiastic students who are looking to gain professional experience in the field of Project Management.

During this internship, the intern will gain experience in the following areas:

Exposure to IWMI\u2019s project management cycle for research projects. Learn SAP, Power BI and other software systems related to time tracking. Exposure to the project budgets maintained in SAP. Maintaining accurate and up-to-date files related to time tracking. Preparing reports related to the Program Management Office (PMO) at IWMI. Providing support to additional PMO functions as needed.

Requirements: Qualifications, exposure and skills:

Undergraduates or graduates with a Bachelor of Project Management / Finance / Commerce / Business Administration degree. Some learning or knowledge in budgeting. Proficiency in Microsoft Office software (specifically Excel and Word). Excellent command of the English language (written and oral). Ability to comprehend complex written material. Detail-orientated, self-motived and a great team player. Integrity is of utmost importance.

The duration of the initial internship contract will be for 6 months with the possibility of extension for another 6 months based on performance, requirements of IWMI, and availability of funds. This is a nationally recruited internship and only Sri Lankans are eligible to apply.

To apply, visit Applications must be submitted by 24:00 (Colombo time) on August 15, 2022 (Monday).

The International Water Management Institute (IWMI) is an international, research-for-development organization that works with governments, civil society and the private sector to solve water problems in developing countries and scale up solutions. Through partnership, IWMI combines research on the sustainable use of water and land resources, knowledge services and products with capacity strengthening, dialogue and policy analysis to support implementation of water management solutions for agriculture, ecosystems, climate change and inclusive economic growth. Headquartered in Colombo, Sri Lanka, IWMI is a CGIAR Research Center with offices in 13 countries and a global network of scientists operating in more than 30 countries.

IWMI believes that diversity powers our innovation, contributes to our excellence, and is critical for our mission. We offer a multi-cultural, multi-color, multi-generational and multi-disciplinary working environment. We are consciously creating an inclusive organization that reflects our global character and our commitment to gender equity. We, therefore, encourage applicants from all cultures, races, ethnicities, religions, sexes, national or regional origins, ages, disability status, sexual orientations, and gender identities.



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