Intern- Programme Officer Job at UNDP

Website United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

The UNDP has published a job vacancy announcement on 30th August 2022 for qualified South Africa’s to fill in the vacant post of Intern- Programme Officer to be based in Pretoria, South Africa.

Recruiter United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Position Intern- Programme Officer
Location Pretoria, South Africa
Country South Africa
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University Degree
Application Deadline 06th September 2022

Duties and Responsibilities

Working closely with the Policy Specialists, the intern will contribute towards the following: –

  • Assist the Policy specialists with day-to-day implementation of the IGI regional programme activities including support to partners, organization of events and meetings and preparation of reports.
  • Assist in research and monitoring of LGBTI inclusion and rights issues in IGI’s priority and additional focus countries in Africa.
  • Assist with updates of tools, collection and reporting of relevant data and information for measuring success of the programme.
  • Assist in identifying key stakeholders for potential engagement with IGI including, parliamentarians, senior civil servants, key development NGOs in the region focused on the SDGs, religious leaders and other decision-makers and influencer.
  • Draft communication articles on events and activities implemented by IGI for dissemination on UNDP websites and social media platforms.
  • Facilitate knowledge building, usage and dissemination of products generated and published by the HHD regional team, its partners and other relevant institutions in the continent including supporting the translation and review of some knowledge products.
  • Provide support to any other activities related to WBA.

Required Skills and Experience

Interns are selected on a competitive basis. Applicants to UNDP internships must at the time of application meet one of the following academic requirements:

  • Be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme (minimum bachelor’s level or equivalent).
  • Be enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher).
  • Have graduated with a university degree as defined in (a) and (b) above) and, if selected, must start the internship within one-year of graduation.

Field of study: International relations, law, social sciences, development studies, political science or equivalent. (Preferred but not required)

Communication: Ability to summarize a large amount of information and translate it into a compelling product for a public audience.

Software skills: Strong IT skills including full competency in MS Office/365.

Language skills: Fluency in English is required and additional proficiency in French and/or Portuguese is a strong asset.

Other Details

  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply UNDP Intern- Programme Officer Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to

The Closing Date: 06th September 2022

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.