Intern, Thailand Programme
The Intern will be mentored in implementing projects under IUCN Thailand Programme umbrella by Head of Office and project staffs. The specific duties are as follows:
• Compile information and prepare documents and reports related to the projects under Thailand Programme;
• Conduct desk review of any relevant documentation related to the project under Thailand Programme including policy and programmatic documents and monitoring reports
• Assist the Thailand Programme team in communication matters i.e. writing web story, participating in exhibition booth and formatting the reports/documents.
• Assist in conducting research on a variety of topics that can assist IUCN Thailand Programme including on local level, national-level and regional level.
• Must be currently enrolled in any University or Advanced University Degree
• Be in a “gap year” between studies with a clear goal of returning to complete or initiate studies at the end of the “gap year/period”.
• Willingness to learn is essential
• Proficient in the use of office applications (MS Word and Excel) and web-based management systems
• Good command of verbal/written English
• Willing to accept the unpaid internship condition
Applicants are requested to apply online through the HR Management System, by opening the vacancy announcement and pressing the "Apply" button.
Applicants will be asked to create an account and submit their profile information. Applications will not be accepted after the closing date. The vacancy closes at midnight, Swiss time (GMT+1 / GMT+2 during Daylight Saving Time, DST). Please note that only selected applicants will be personally contacted for interviews.
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