The HCNM is tasked with early warning and early action in relation to tensions involving national minorities in and between participating States that may develop into conflicts. The High Commissioner is assisted in the conflict prevention mandate by political and legal advisers, as well as project officers and assistants.
Tasks and Responsibilities:
The OSCE HCNM is looking for an intern for six (6) months who will work with the section primarily dealing with South-Eastern and Central Europe. The main duties and responsibilities include:
Please note that the OSCE is not in a position to pay any remuneration during the period of internship, nor reimburse travel expenses. In lieu of remuneration, some compensation towards the cost of living may be offered to interns who are non-residents at the duty station.
The selected intern may participate in the group health insurance scheme at his/her own expense, but the OSCE will cover life and accident/disability insurance. If the intern opts to arrange his/her own medical coverage, he/she shall provide evidence of medical coverage for the duty station he/she applies to, and for any eventual duty trip destinations.
The internship lasts six (6) months and does not constitute a commitment to future employment with the OSCE.
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 https://jobs.osce.org/.
Please note that the recruitment procedure may take up to a month and that we will be in further contact with you only if you are selected for an interview. The OSCE retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy, to cancel the recruitment, or offer an internship with modified terms of reference or a different duration.
Please note that vacancies in the OSCE are open for competition only amongst nationals of participating States, please see http://www.osce.org/participating-states.
The OSCE is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious, ethnic and social backgrounds to apply to become a part of the organization.
Please be aware that the OSCE does not request payment at any stage of the application and review process.