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Administrative and Finance Assistant (Intern)
|Location :||Bujumbura, BURUNDI|
|Application Deadline :||26-Sep-19 (Midnight New York, USA)|
|Type of Contract :||Internship|
|Post Level :||Intern|
|Languages Required :||French|
|Starting Date :|
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
|Duration of Initial Contract :||6 months|
|Expected Duration of Assignment :||6 months|
The 2016 Quadrennial Comprehensive Policy Review (QCPR) provides a new global framework to guide effective operationalization of UN presence at the country level. The QCPR emphasis on strengthening the linkages between development, humanitarian and peace, national ownership and leadership by building on existing efforts, using the United Nations Development Assistance Framework (in Burundi the UN Nations Assistance Plan) 2019 to 2023.
The Government of Burundi in 2018 developed a new National Development Plan from 2019 to 2023. In parallel, the One UN Burundi has developed the next UNDAF from 2019 to 2023 to articulate One UN’s strategic and operation support to the NDP and national priorities. The role of the One UN in Burundi is becoming increasingly important, and the One UN and its Partners consider the United Nations Country Team to be a key strategic partner and playing a vital role in supporting Burundi’s national priorities.
In response to the UNDAF and the UN reform, the Resident Coordinator Office has reorganized its structure to fully meet the expectations of the UN reform and related needs. Some capacities are still to be covered for a fully functionality. It is in that context that the UN RC Office is seeking to recruit an intern for six months who will support administrative and financial in the RCO. Under the direct supervision of the Head of RCO and the RC, the incumbent will support the following tasks as below. This is an opportunity for an under graduate seeking a short-term work experience in an international organization. The RCO does not pay allowance for this role.
Duties and Responsibilities
Shadow and Support RCO staff in:
Impact of Results
The impact of the above results will be support to the effective functioning of the RCO and a training opportunity for an under graduate student in administrative and finance management.
Required Skills and Experience
Under graduate student in Administration, Financial Management
Applicants to the UNDP internship programme must at the time of application meet one of the following requirements
Conditions of the Internship:
Interns are not financially remunerated by UNDP.
There is no expectation of employment with UNDP following an internship.
UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.