Internship

World Meteorological Organization (WMO)

Geneva, Switzerland 🇨🇭

COMMENCEMENT OF DUTY: 15 November 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter

NATURE OF APPOINTMENT: Internship 9 months

ORGANIZATIONAL UNIT: Water and Cryosphere Cabinet Office of the Secretary-General

WMO is committed to achieving diversity and a balanced workforce. Applications are welcome from qualified women and men, including those with disabilities.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Assist in the development of case studies and communication material for the different WMO HydroHub activities (including Trainings, Learning Exchanges, Innovation Calls and Workshops, Ministerial Roundtables) and disseminate them through targeted social media channels and networks
Support/develop video content for the promotion of the WMO HydroHub
Support the updating and improving of the WMO HydroHub website
Identify and analyze existing online communication platforms, and map hydrometry-related events
Support the preparation of User-Provider Webinars and Workshops
Carry out other relevant duties as required

QUALIFICATIONS

Education
Holding or in the course of obtaining a master’s degree in communication, marketing, social media, or related field.

Experience
Ability to work with Adobe tools (InDesign, Premiere, Photoshop), web and social media and other communication tools; Strong English writing skills; Skills in video editing and production.

Other requirements
Good knowledge of environmental issues
Self-motivated, responsive to feedback, demonstrated capacity to deliver on-time
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work in a multicultural environment

Languages
Fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another WMO language is desirable.

(Note: The official languages of the Organization are Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish.)

Additional Information:
Only applicants in whom WMO has a further interest will be contacted.
Shortlisted candidates may be required to sit a written assessment and/or an interview.

Date of issue of vacancy notice: 7 October 2021


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

DEGREE REQUIRED