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WFP: Internship Opportunities 2021

World Food Programme (WFP) invites suitable applicants for Internship opportunities for 2021.

Location: Johannesburg
Closing Date: 2nd May 2021

WFP seeks candidates for their Internship programme, of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our humanitarian principles. Selection of staff is made on a competitive basis, and we are committed to promoting diversity and gender balance.

Requirements

PD Internship_ Urban Response

Qualifications and experience

  • Currently enrolled with in a graduate programme and have attended classes in the past 12 months,or a recent graduate from a graduate programme (within six months prior to the application to the internship programme). Preferred areas of study are Humanitarian or Development Assistance, International Relations, Geography, Urban Studies and Planning, Social Sciences or another related field
  • Excellent command of English; Working knowledge of a second UN language would be an asset
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook)
  • Experience working in multidisciplinary teams would be an asset.

PD Internship Programme 2021 – Monitoring

Qualifications and experience

  • Currently enrolled with in a graduate programme and have attended classes in the past 12 months,or a recent graduate from a graduate programme (within six months prior to the application to the internship programme). Preferred areas of study are social science, mathematics, demography, geography, statistics, or related subject
  • Excellent command of English is required; Working knowledge of a second UN language would be an asset
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook).
  • Advanced knowledge of Tableau Analytics and other relevant statistical applications (e.g.: web-based databases,) to organize, analyze, share, and use of monitoring data is desirable
  • Knowledge of results-based management principles and practices is desirable
  • Experience with the analysis of quantitative and qualitative data is desirable.

PD Internship Programme 2021 –  Digitisation

Qualifications and experience

  • Currently enrolled in a graduate programme and have attended classes in the past 12 months,or a recent graduate from a graduate programme (within six months prior to the application to the internship programme). Preferred areas of study are International Affairs, Humanitarian or Development Assistance, Programming, Economics, Law, Social Sciences or other related fields relevant to international development assistance. An interdisciplinary background would be an asset
  • Excellent command of English; Working knowledge of a second UN language would be an asset
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook)
  • Experience in working in multidisciplinary teams would be an asset.

How to apply