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Intern (m/f/d) in Infrastructure Investment Internship Job

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Intern (m/f/d) in Infrastructure Investment

Ein besseres Leben für alle und sinnstiftende Aufgaben für unsere Mitarbeiter*innen das ist unser Erfolgsmodell. Seit mehr als 50 Jahren unterstützt die Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) als Unternehmen der Bundesregierung bei der weltweiten Umsetzung entwicklungspolitischer Ziele. Gemeinsam mit Partnerorganisationen in 120 Ländern engagieren wir uns in unterschiedlichsten Projekten. Wenn Sie etwas in der Welt bewegen und sich selbst dabei entwickeln möchten, sind Sie bei uns richtig.

  • Job-ID:V000049603
  • Einsatzort:Bonn
  • Einsatzzeitraum:01.06.2022 - 30.11.2022
  • Art der Anstellung:Vollzeit
  • Bewerbungsfrist:11.04.2022


Objective of the City Climate Finance Gap Fund (Gap Fund), a multi-donor trust fund at the European Investment Bank (EIB), is to support cities worldwide to prepare concrete infrastructure investments that contribute to adaptation and/or mitigation of climate change. Sectors of these infrastructure projects include transport, energy, water, nature-based solutions and waste management. Local capacities, experience and funds are often lacking to guide these projects through the high-risk pre-feasibility phase.
The GIZ programme SupportforProjectPreparationforUrban Progress (SuPPUrbP) supports the management of the Gap Fund and provides technical assistance (TA) to the municipalities and/or other project developers during the pre-feasibility stage. The TA activities are implemented request based in low and middle-income countries in Africa, Latin America, Asia and the Pacific. You find more information on the Gap Fund and its current activities at www.citygapfund.org.

The dynamic multi-disciplinary and international GIZ team works closely with the relevant EIB-colleagues and is based in Germany as well as Luxembourg.

Ihre Aufgaben

Your task will be the support of the project team in their daily work, especially

  • Support in the preparation of background information such as internal and external research in the sectors energy, transport, nature-based solutions, water and waste management in cities
  • Support of knowledge and document management, especially with regard to the collection, structuring and preparation of technical advisory to specific cities in low and middle income countries
  • Support in the organization and preparation of professional exchange formats as well as (virtual) events, provide technical support, taking notes etc
  • Contribute to monitoring, reporting, learning and communication
  • Support in further administrative and organizational tasks

Ihr Profil

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelors or Masters degree or recently graduated (within last six months) in urban development, economics, engineering or equivalent
  • Knowledge and/or prior work experience/internships in the water sector is an asset
  • Understanding the basic processes of the preparation of investment projects and/or urban development (through education or internship/working experience)
  • Understanding the basic processes of technical assistance (advisory) of national or subnational stakeholders in developing countries and emerging economies (through education or internship/working experience)
  • Strong interest in conceptual work in a team and independent work.
  • Working proficiency in English; proficiency in French or Portuguese is an asset
  • Enthusiasm to work in a multi-disciplinary and intercultural team
  • A high ability to efficiently structure information and processes


Please be informed that you are only allowed to apply for this internship, if you are currently enrolled as a student or graduated not longer than six months ago from the start of your internship.

We pay a monthly stipend of 1.689,- (gross).

GIZ would like to increase the proportion of employees with disability, both in Germany and abroad. Applications from persons with disabilities are most welcome.

For further information, please contact Mrs. Visser ([email protected] ).

Company Description
As a service provider in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development and international education work, we are dedicated to shaping a future worth living around the world. Together with our commissioning parties and partners, we generate and implement ideas for political, social and economic change.
GIZ works flexibly to deliver effective and efficient solutions that offer people better prospects and sustainably improve their living conditions.
For GIZ, the 2030 Agenda is the overarching framework that guides its work, which it implements in close cooperation with its partners and commissioning parties.

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