Junior Professional Fellows

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Junior Professional Fellows: The United Nations University Office at the United Nations, New York (UNU-ONY) recruits Junior Professional Fellows (JPFs) for two sessions each year running from August to January, and February to July.

The internship title, "Junior Professional Fellows" reflects the high level of responsibility and opportunity given to those accepted into this program.

Please note that United Nations University Office at the United Nations, New York (UNU-ONY) Junior Professional Fellows positions require full-time commitments due to the high level of responsibilities given to our interns.

On the job training and support is provided throughout the internship

As a UN agency, the aim of the United Nations University is to function as a think tank of and for the UN, and to bridge the gap between policy makers and academia.

The United Nations University Office in New York's areas of responsibility include Events, Marketing, and Partnership-Fundraising.

The Junior Professional Fellows will be responsible for general office work and administrative support, building United Nations University Office at the United Nations, New York (UNU-ONY)'s database of experts, as well as assisting in the recruitment process of Junior Professional Fellows for the following session.

Requirements:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Advanced level of English (spoken and written)
  • Ability to work with a team
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Strong writing and research skills
  • Knowledge of at least two official UN languages desirable (preferably French or Spanish)
  • Master's degree within relevant subjects preferred. Follow the links below for more details and application contacts.
    Deadline: November 15th and May 31st.

    For more information and application, visit: Junior Professional Fellows Website

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