Internships in Field Offices

Our Organization's mandate is to promote and accelerate inclusive and sustainable industrial development in developing countries and economies in transition, as we work towards improving living conditions in the world's poorest countries by drawing on our combined global resources and expertise. We operate a network of field offices that coordinate the delivery of technical assistance programs and liaise with governments and key partners including the UN country teams and private sector.

The internship areas at our UNIDO Field Offices may involve any of the different fields of UNIDO's activities. For details on the concrete area of duties and responsibilities of an internship position, please refer to the specific internship vacancy announcement below.

Interns in the field

Minimum Organizational Requirements:

Age: Minimum 20 years on the first day of the internship.

Education: Enrolled in a university degree programme; or begin the internship within one year of completing a university degree; or completed a university degree and be sponsored as part of an academic or development programme.

Applications without the uploaded relevant and valid university certificates (proof of enrollment and/or university degree) will not be considered.

Languages: Fluency in written and spoken English is required. Knowledge of another official United Nations language (Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian and Spanish) is an asset. Depending on the Field Offices, additional languages may be required.

Core Competencies:

Core values: WE LIVE AND ACT WITH INTEGRITY; WE SHOW PROFESSIONALISM; WE RESPECT DIVERSITY

Key competencies: WE FOCUS ON PEOPLE; WE FOCUS ON RESULTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES; WE COMMUNICATE AND EARN TRUST; WE THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX AND INNOVATE

How do I make sure my application is complete?

  • Submit a fully completed Personal History Form.
  • Upload the proof of enrolment / certificate of graduation. 
  • In the cover letter, indicate the time in which you would be available for an internship with UNIDO.
  • Feel free to attach supporting documents (separate CV and cover letter, reference letter, language certificate, etc.).

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FIELD INTERNSHIP VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS

Below are listed specific internships in various UNIDO field locations. To apply for these Internships, please use the "Apply Here" link next to the field internship vacancy announcement. In your Cover Letter, please refer to the title of the specific Internship(s) you are applying for. Please note that you can apply for more than one field internship position.

INTERNSHIP TITLE
LOCATION
APPLICATION DEADLINE
APPLICATION LINK
Internship in Cambodia (2 positions) Phnom Penh, Cambodia 25 January 2022 Apply Here
Internship in Indonesia (Social Media Graphic Design) Jakarta, Indonesia

Ongoing

Apply Here
Internship in Colombia - Global Quality and Standards Programme (2 positions) Bogotá, Colombia Ongoing Apply Here
Internship in ITPO Rome Rome, Italy 5 January 2022 Apply Here
Internship in ITPO Tokyo (Gender and Women's Empowerment)
Tokyo, Japan 5 January 2022 Apply Here
Internship in ITPO Tokyo Tokyo, Japan 5 January 2022 Apply Here
Internship in ITPO Korea Seoul, Republic of Korea 16 January 2022 Apply Here
Internship in Mexico (3 positions - Environmental Economy Intern; Statistics Intern; Communications Intern) Mexico City, Mexico Ongoing Apply Here
Internship in Kenya (Programme Support) Nairobi, Kenya Ongoing Apply Here
Internship in Vietnam Hanoi, Vietnam Ongoing Apply Here
Internship in Algeria Algiers, Algeria 5 January 2022 Apply Here
Internship in Sudan Khartoum, Sudan Ongoing Apply Here


Kindly note that UNIDO internships are UNPAID and full-time. Interns shall cover all costs associated with their internship, including visas, travel to and from the duty station, insurance, transportation, accommodation and living costs.