World Meteorological Organization (WMO)

Geneva, Switzerland 🇨🇭

POST: Internship


DUTY STATION: Geneva, Switzerland

COMMENCEMENT OF DUTY: 1 February 2023 or as soon as possible thereafter

NATURE OF APPOINTMENT: Internship, 12 months

ORGANIZATIONAL UNIT: 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.


Under the supervision of the Coordination Officer of the Cabinet Office of the Secretary- General (CSG), the incumbent will assist with update of the HUB as well as support the day-to-day work of the executive management support unit.The incumbent will perform the following duties:
(a) Prepare, post on the HUB and update information related to administrative processes of WMO, in collaboration with the relevant departments involved;
(b) Post and update information on the HUB in collaboration with the communications division;
(c) Assist with the days-to-day operations of the executive management unit;
(d) Provide support to the preparation of travel missions for the Executive Management as well as for the President, the Director of Cabinet, and the Director of Cross-Cutting Coordination Water and Cryosphere;
(e) Assist with the preparation of Constituent Body meetings;
(f) Carry out other relevant duties as required.


University degree in international relations, political sciences, an environmental domain or a domain relevant to WMO activities.


  • Applicants are not required to have professional work experience for participation in the internship programme
  • Proficient knowledge and experience of Microsoft Office, especially Sharepoint

Other requirements
Ability to effectively collect and communicate information. Ability to work in a multicultural environment.

Excellent knowledge of English (both oral and written). Knowledge of other official languages of the Organization would be an advantage.

(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.




IHE Delft MSc in Water and Sustainable Development