Intern - PPD, Tokyo

  • UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund 
  • Tokyo, Japan
  • Nov 11, 2020
Intern UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund

Job Description

Purpose of the assignment

The Division of Public Partnerships (PPD) works to strengthen UNICEF’s position as a partner of choice for children’s right among governments and public actors around the world. The intern will acquire direct practical experience in PPD Tokyo’s work and the United Nations system by supporting the office’s research and administrative tasks relating to resource mobilisation with the Government of Japan or advocacy, communication and visibility activities, under general guidance of the supervisor (Senior Advisor or Public Partnership Specialist).

Specific tasks:

1. Fundraising

Under the supervision of the Senior Advisor, PPD Tokyo, the intern will

  • Support the review and analysis of donor proposals and reports by UNICEF Country Offices
  • Support a series of analyses of Japan’s ODA for children
  • Support translation, report writing, preparation for any Japan-related presentation materials
  • Provide logistics and administrative support for advocacy events and/or meetings, particularly relating to Japan-UNICEF Annual Consultation
  • Any other tasks assigned by the supervisor

2. Communication and Advocacy

Under the supervision of the Public Partnership Specialist, PPD Tokyo, the intern will

  • Assist the Team’s efforts to enhance donor visibility and UNICEF’s advocacy messages by gathering and organising information for key counterparts and media
  • Update and improve the Tokyo office’s web site and social media accounts as necessary
  • Assist the team in translating UNICEF messages, press releases and other publications
  • Any other tasks assigned by the supervisor 

Duration of assignment: Between January - December 2021 (more than 2 months, up to 6 months)

Duty station is Tokyo, Japan.

Organization type

UN jobs