|The Conflict Prevention Centre (CPC) plays a key role in supporting and co-ordinating the OSCE’s activities in the field, in providing analysis and policy advice to the Secretary General and the Chairperson-in-Office (CiO) in relation to field-related activities and is the focal point in the Secretariat for co-ordinating and developing the OSCE’s role in the politico-military dimension.
Within the CPC, the Operations Service maintains a 24/7 Situation/Communications Room (SitRoom) which acts as a flexible emergency and crisis management support, serving as a vital link in the security chain between the Secretariat and the field operations. With a team consisting of 8 members (1 Chief, 1 Deputy Chief and 6 Duty Officers), the SitRoom carries out 24/7 open source monitoring of events affecting security and stability in the countries of deployment of OSCE field operations and other interest areas, acts as a focal point in times of crisis, and provides assistance in cases of emergency medical evacuations.
|Tasks and Responsibilities|
|Under the direct supervision of the Chief, Situation/Communications Room the successful candidate will perform the following tasks:
For more detailed information on the structure and work of the OSCE Conflict Prevention Centre, please see: http://www.osce.org/secretariat/conflict-prevention.
Managerial competencies (for positions with managerial responsibilities)
|The OSCE is not in a position to pay any remuneration or cover any expenses incurred by the intern during his/her stay in Vienna nor reimburse travel expenses.
The internship lasts three (3) months 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.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.