Intern, the Arab Program for Sustainable Energy Youth

Company: RCREEE
Job type: Internship
Salary notes: 300 Euros for Egyptian Interns and 600 Euros for non-Egyptian interns
Industry: Energy & Utilities

RCREEE, in cooperation with the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) offers recent graduates 6 internship opportunities at its regional headquarters in Cairo. The selected interns should be prepared to relocate to Cairo and work in a fast-paced team environment. Interns will complete the internship period having gained a broad experience in renewable energy, energy efficiency, and regional cooperation fields. Among the activities to be carried out during the 6 months are:

  • Hands-on training on data mining, research and analysis skills through direct involvement in RCREEE regional and country level research and analysis tools activities
  • Placement in RCREEE projects under the supervision of Program Managers and Senior Experts
  • Technical training courses by leading regional technical experts from the region
  • Soft skills training courses (communication skills, leadership and project management, business and technical writing)
  • Attending relevant regional workshops and/or Exchange mission with other young professionals to collaborate on running projects
  • Periodic evaluation and feedback

Duties and Responsibilities

The selected candidates will work under the supervision of RCREEE technical team in any of the following areas:

  • Research and analysis on renewable energy and energy efficiency trends and technologies in the Arab States
  • Engage in project support and implementation in the fields of policy, institutional development, facts/figures, finance and private investments promotion relevant to RE/EE.
  • Engage in RCREEE’s business development activities.

General Qualifications

  • Recent graduate of: Engineering, Environmental Studies, Economics, Political Science, international law or Business Administration
  • Being enrolled in or a holder of a relevant Master’s Degree is a plus
  • Previous experience in the field of sustainable energy and similar developmental projects is a plus
  • Fluency in Arabic and one of the two languages; English or French, is a must
  • Enthusiastic about the role of RCREEE and renewable energy and energy efficiency fields, and ready to learn
  • Excellent writing, editing and communications skills
  • Ability to work under pressure, multi-task and deadlines-oriented
  • Internet and MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) proficiency is required

General Terms and Conditions

  • The internship program operates on a remunerative basis. For interns from countries other than the host country, travel arrangements are the responsibility of RCREEE
  • Non-Egyptian interns will receive a monthly amount equivalent to 600 Euros to cover accommodation and living expenses.
  • It is the responsibility of the intern to arrange for his/her accommodation. RCREEE provides selected interns with a list of brokers’ contacts.
  • Egyptian interns will receive a monthly amount equivalent to 300 Euros
  • Medical Insurance is the sole responsibility of the intern

How to apply

Please visit http://rcreee.org/content/apsey-calls_for%20_interns

Deadline: April 6, 2019

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