|Job Title||Intern, External Co-operation Section|
|Organization Name||OSCE Secretariat|
|Closing Date of application||18-04-2016|
|No. of Posts||1|
|The Office of the Secretary General (OSG) provides general services to the Secretary General (SG), the Chairperson-in-Office and the participating States. It groups service-oriented offices (Legal Services, Conference and Language Services, the Prague Office and Central Records Management), and policy-oriented offices Communication and Media Relations, External Co-operation, Gender Affairs) as well as Security Management and Executive Management. The OSG also ensures effective co-ordination of policy advice provided to the Secretary General and the Chairmanship, and management decisions taken by the Secretary General. The OSG is led by a Director who also functions as the Head of the Executive Management Section.
The External Co-operation Section is part of the OSG and is the initial point of contact at headquarters level for liaison with international, regional and sub-regional organizations and institutions. It is also responsible for providing support to the OSCE’s 11 Partners for Co-operation, both Mediterranean and Asian, as well as with regional organizations outside the OSCE area, academic institutions, think-tanks, and non-governmental organizations (NGOs).
The External Co-operation Section is looking for candidates for a 3-6 month internship starting as soon as possible.
Managerial competencies (for positions with managerial responsibilities)
|Tasks and Responsibilities|
|The selected intern will have an opportunity to gain an overview of the OSCE’s priorities and activities in relation to other international and regional organizations, as well as the Mediterranean and Asian Partners for Co-operation. The selected intern will work with all members of the team and will be tasked with:
|The OSCE is not in a position to pay and remuneration during the internship nor reimburse travel expenses. However, interns selected who are non-residents of Vienna may be eligible for some compensation towards their living costs in Vienna.
The internship will lasts three (3) to six (6) month and does not constitute a commitment to future employment with the OSCE.
The selected intern will participate in the group health insurance scheme at his/her own expense but the OSCE will cover life and disability insurance.
|How To Apply|
|If you meet the above requirements and wish to apply for this internship opportunity, please use the OSCE’s online application link found under http://www.osce.org/employment. Please mention your availability dates in the cover letter.
Please note that vacancies in the OSCE are open for competition only amongst nationals of participating States, please see http://www.osce.org/states.
The OSCE retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy, to cancel the recruitment, or offer an internship with modified terms of reference or a different duration.
The OSCE is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all religious, ethnic and social backgrounds to apply to become a part of the Organization.
Please be aware that the OSCE does not request payment at any stage of the application and review process.