The Political and Reporting Unit (PRU) follows political and security developments in North Macedonia and is located in the Head of Mission and Central Services Department of the Mission to Skopje. The Unit informs and advises the Head of Mission, Deputy Head of Mission and senior staff on political issues, and produces written reports for transmission to the OSCE Secretariat and the 57 participating States. The PRU maintains regular contacts with political parties, members of Parliament, government representatives and civil society. Additionally, the PRU maintains close and effective co-operation with other international and bilateral missions in the country. The PRU also implements programmatic activities aimed at strengthening the role of Parliament in the political system.
The national intern would gain insights into the work of an OSCE field operation and its comprehensive approach to security, contributing to the day-to-day work of a team of seven members (international and national) through analysis, drafting and outreach.
|Tasks and Responsibilities|
Under the supervision of the Political Adviser, the intern in the Political and Reporting Unit will be involved in:
The candidates should have the following minimum qualifications:
Please note that the OSCE is not in a position to pay any remuneration during the period of internship, nor reimburse travel expenses.
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 will be on a full-time basis, for a period of 3 (three) months. The internship does not constitute a commitment to future employment with the OSCE.
|How To Apply|
All applicants are strongly encouraged to apply online, using the OSCE online application link, found under https://jobs.osce.org
In case of technical difficulties with online application, applicants may submit a duly completed OSCE offline application form which can be downloaded at https://jobs.osce.org/resources/document/offline-application-form. The OSCE Application Form completed in English with quoted vacancy number should be sent by e-mail to email@example.com
Please note that applications received after the deadline, submitted in different formats than the OSCE Application Form or in other languages than the English language will not be considered.
The OSCE retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy, to cancel the recruitment, or offer the position with modified Terms of Reference. The recruitment procedure may take up to two months and we will be in further contact with you only if you are short-listed.
The OSCE is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages the application of qualified female and male candidates from all national, religious, ethnic and social backgrounds.
Please be aware that the OSCE does not request payment at any stage of the application and review process.