Innovations Intern Job in Kenya - UN

Innovations Intern

Key Responsibilities
The intern, reporting to the Innovations lead, is expected to:

Support innovation projects

Assist in documenting and flowcharting of business processes

Assist in the organization and preparation of materials for events, meetings, innovation boot-camps and workshops (in person and virtual)

Assist in drafting and writing documents and communication materials

Conduct research regarding technology trends and innovations in the humanitarian sector

Assist in communication activities

Support any other activities related to innovation and zero hunger as required.

Key Competences

Effective support to the innovation team and activities

Well documented processes & communication materials developed

Well-researched information on emerging innovations


Quality reports

Successful preparation of innovation meetings

Innovative ideas

Knowledge & Skills

Collaborative spirit able to liaise with a wide range of people at all levels and across different cultures and to act with credibility and diplomacy.

Capacity to work within procedural and process specifications.

Strong organizational skills.


Interns receive a monthly stipend from WFP depending on the duty station of assignment.

WFP is not responsible for living expenses, arrangements for accommodation, necessary visas and related costs.

WFP will recognize candidates’ educational credentials from recognized institutions that have been certified by competent international or national authorities such as the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) or Ministries of Education.

The internship duration is 8 months, full-time.


Currently enrolled in a graduate programme and have attended classes in the past 12 months, or a recent graduate from a graduate programme (within six months prior to the application to the internship programme).

Areas of studies in the field of Business, Entrepreneurship, Agriculture, Nutrition, International Development or other relevant are preferred.

How to Apply