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FAO internship programme 2017 - Hungary

Applications are invited for Hungarian government internship for the year 2017. The interns will be assigned to different fields of work according to their profile and to the needs of the organization. Applicants must be recent graduates or students in a recognized university or graduate school programme and have completed at the very least two years of undergraduate studies in a field relevant to the work of FAO, or be participants in a governmental or academic programme sponsoring assignments of recent graduates or students.

Job description of internship:

The interns will be assigned to different fields of work according to their profile and to the needs of the organization. The interns will be involved in the work of the unit that has selected them and will carry out assignments relevant to their studies or interests.

Eligibility:

  • No more than 30 years of age;
  • Be recent graduates or students in a recognized university or graduate school programme and have completed at the very least two years of undergraduate studies in a field relevant to the work of FAO, or be participants in a governmental or academic programme sponsoring assignments of recent graduates or students;
  • A working knowledge of English, French or Spanish is required. Knowledge of one of the other two, or Arabic, Chinese or Russian, is an asset;
  • Must not bear any of the following relationships to staff members of the organization: son, daughter, brother, or sister.

Duration

3 months to a maximum period of 6 months.

Internship Value:

Individual interns will receive a stipend up to a maximum of USD 700 per month. The amount will vary according to the duty station. Sponsored interns will receive the stipend determined by the agreement between the sponsoring institution and FAO. If the amount paid by the sponsoring institution is less than the amount specified for the duty station, FAO will pay the difference.

Application Process:

This internship is open to all international applicants.Interested candidates can apply online through iRecruitment in three easy steps:

  • Create the Personal Profile Form (PPF) online in iRecruitment
  • Attach a letter of motivation
  • Apply to the vacancy: “IRC3038: Call for Interest: Internship Programme”

If you are experiencing problems in registering or logging into your account, please contact Help Desk at: iRecruitment@fao.org. Note that this email address does not accept applications. For iRecruitment user guidelines, please refer to the application toolkit

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For more details visit here FAO website