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Internship

UCLG ASPAC has a role to provide a platform for responsible, young people to shape the development of the urban future they want and themselves be the agents of change. We accept expressions of interests for the internship programme from university students all over the world, including Indonesia. The interns will be placed at the UCLG ASPAC’s Secretariat Office in Jakarta, Indonesia, and is expected to provide support to the on-going operations of the Secretariat.

In the past years, dedicated interns from various countries have joined the Secretariat, coming from a variety of educational backgrounds – from international relations to public administration, and from urban planning to social culture. They were assigned to different divisions including Strategic Services, Communications and Information, and Member Services to support the work of the Secretariat.

How to Apply

Kindly send your motivation letter and CV to recruitment@uclg-aspac.org, and register your profile to : http://recruitment.uclg-aspac.org/apps

General Requirement

UCLG ASPAC has a role to provide a platform for responsible, young people to shape the development of the urban future they want and themselves be the agents of change. We accept expressions of interests for the internship programme from university students all over the world, including Indonesia. The interns will be placed at the UCLG ASPAC’s Secretariat Office in Jakarta, Indonesia, and is expected to provide support to the on-going operations of the Secretariat.

In the past years, dedicated interns from various countries have joined the Secretariat, coming from a variety of educational backgrounds – from international relations to public administration, and from urban planning to social culture. They were assigned to different divisions including Strategic Services, Communications and Information, and Member Services to support the work of the Secretariat.

  • Be at least in the 6th semester of his/her undergraduate programme or postgraduate programme in the fields of development, urban/regional planning, business administration, public administration, international relations, environmental, computer science and/or related areas.
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 (out of 4.0).
  • Possess excellent English speaking and writing skills.
  • Be actively participate in extracurricular activities.
  • Be proactive and determined.
  • Have good computer software skills (basic Microsoft applications and relevant software).
  • Be willing to relocate to Jakarta and conduct the internship at his/her own expense.

Assignments and Expected Outputs

Under direct supervision of the Secretary-General and Strategic Services Manager, the intern is expected to perform the following tasks:

  • To support research on need assessment for UCLG ASPAC members.
  • To compiled projects and researches on development studies from various resources, incl. UN agencies, international NGOs, and UCLG ASPAC members in addition to support donor mapping activities.
  • To assist in collecting and updating database of UCLG ASPAC members.
  • To support the preparation of material for UCLG ASPAC publications.
  • To provide assistance to updating materials for publication in the official website of UCLG ASPAC.
  • To provide support to any UCLG ASPAC’s projects in seminars, workshops, conferences, and/or ASPAC related events where applicable.
  • To support the development of mobile application of UCLG ASPAC

At the end of the internship, the following outputs are expected:

  • A final report detailing the intern’s experience and works assigned in the different ASPAC focus areas.
  • A report detailing the outcomes of the various seminars, workshops or conferences attended (where applicable).