Internship - Social, Environmental and Economic Development Office (SEED)

BASIC FUNCTION:         

The Social, Environmental and Economic Development (SEED) Office is responsible for implementing USAID/Nepal’s economic growth portfolio, including programs on natural resource management, energy, food security and agriculture, and improving the resilience of vulnerable populations.  The SEED Intern will work across the Office’s Environment and Energy, Food Security and Agriculture, and Resilience Teams, as well as the Office’s Project Management Unit and will assist in the implementation of USAID’s development portfolio in Nepal.  The Intern will be a highly motivated individual who is interested in the Office’s related development fields (agriculture, environment, economics, energy, poverty reduction, and/or gender and social inclusion), and wishes to continue further education or seek employment upon completion of Internship program.  The Intern will report directly to the designated mentor from the SEED Office during the twelve month Internship Program.

SELECTION CRITERIA/ELIGIBILITY

For the Internship Program, USAID welcomes applicants from disadvantaged, underrepresented, and/or underserved groups in Nepal because of caste (e.g., Dalits), disability, ethnicity (e.g., indigenous), gender identification (e.g., intersex, third gender, transgender), geographic origin (e.g., Madhesi, remote rural areas), religion (e.g., Muslims), and/or sexual orientation (e.g., lesbian, gay, bisexual), among other factors.

Please visit USAID/Nepal website at http://www.usaid.gov/nepal/careers for detailed descriptions of each internship position and the qualification requirements or contact USAID/Nepal Human Resources Office at USAIDNepalHR@usaid.gov

Interested applicants should submit a recent resume and an application letter that outlines your interest and qualifications for the internship with USAID/Nepal.  Please clearly specify the position you are applying for and send your application to the attention of USAID/Nepal Human Resources Office no later than November 4, 2017.  Applications may be sent electronically to the USAID/HR email address at: USAIDNepalHR@usaid.gov    Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

The duration of each internship program will be for one year starting on or about January 2018 and ending in December 2018.

Only short listed applicants will be contacted to participate in the hiring process.

The intern selected to participate in the program will each be provided a monthly stipend during the one year internship program.

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Date 
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 4:30am

Last updated: October 17, 2017