Undergraduate and graduate students from all over the world can apply for an internship opportunity with the OPEC Fund for International Development in Austria. The OPEC Fund offers an internship program that allows students of different academic backgrounds to experience working with an international organization.
Interns are assigned to different departments / units based on their interests and qualifications and based on departmental needs. The internship program offers the opportunity to focus on one or more of the following: public sector operations; commercial and private sector financing operations; subsidies; Financial management; Risk management; strategic planning and economic services; internal audience; human Resources; administration; communication; juridical services; and information technology.
Job Title: OPEC Fund Internship Program
Company: OPEC Fund for International Development
Type of work: internship program
Duration of the internship: two to six months
Applicants must be between 19 and 25 years old and must be enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree (have completed at least two years) or a Bachelor’s degree. Alternatively, candidates can be recent graduates, who have graduated a maximum of one year prior to the application deadline.
Candidates must be:
Proficient in English. Knowledge of an additional language (eg French, Spanish, Arabic) is an advantage;
IT skills in standard software applications (Microsoft Office);
Very interested in the work of the OPEC Fund;
Able to demonstrate cultural awareness; it is
Able to demonstrate the core values of the OPEC Fund (Integrity, Empowerment, Excellence, Innovation, Community).
Duration and structure of the internship:
The OPEC International Development Fund Internship Program lasts two to six months and is designed to:
Provide a framework to support students assigned to any department of the OPEC Fund so that the focus remains on enriching the student experience;
Provide an engaging experience for students to gain practical work experience for an international organization; it is
Provide students the opportunity to understand the vision, mission, and related values of the OPEC Fund.
Application Procedures for OPEC International Development Fund Internship Program in Austria
How to apply:
To apply for the OPEC International Development Fund Internship Program, applicants must submit:
The online application form;
A Curriculum Vitae (CV);
A copy of a college degree or equivalent or an original confirmation letter from a college / school stating that the applicant is / was a college student;
A copy of your most recent college transcripts, showing cumulative GPA or equivalent; it is
A short statement in English (about 150-250 words) that describes the basis for the request.
Eligible applicants must be able to present a valid Austrian health or medical insurance policy or a similar certificate showing that they will be covered medically for the duration of the program.
Due to the high volume of applications for the OPEC International Development Fund Internship Program, the OPEC Fund will only maintain additional correspondence with selected applicants.
All applications must be in English;
Upload the statement and transcripts in the “Additional Documents” section of the application form; it is
Answer all the questions on the application form.
Application deadline: not declared