Deadline: 30 April 2017
Open to: law graduates from EU countries
Remuneration: around 1200 EUR in Brussels or 1400 EUR in Strasbourg
The European Ombudsman offers a limited number of traineeships which are intended to enable the trainees to add to the knowledge and skills they have acquired during their studies by giving them practical experience. Trainees shall be assigned to Strasbourg or Brussels depending on the possibilities of the Office.
Trainees are required to work under the direct supervision of a Legal Officer. They normally must undertake either investigation of complaints or the carrying out of research relevant to the work of the Ombudsman.
Be a national of an EU Member State;
Have a university degree in law, and be at an advanced stage of professional... Read More »
Deadline: 28 February 2017
Open to: university graduates with good level of English or/and French
Remuneration: 720 EUR per month
The European Centre for Modern Languages offers traineeships, lasting in general 6 months, twice a year. According to their field of interest applicants can choose the main area in which they would like to be involved: organisation of events and meetings (Programme), documentation and resources (DRC), the Centre’s website (Website) and finances and general administration (Administration).
The ECML has offered traineeships since 1997. The scheme has proved a highly successful means of developing further contacts between the Centre and its member states. Recruiting young professionals from all over Europe to join its team for a short period both reinforces the Centre’s role as a... Read More »
Deadline: 31 March 2017
Open to: university graduates from EU member states (limited number of nationals of non-member countries may be accepted)
Remuneration: trainees are entitled to a monthly grant
Every year, the European Committee of the Regions (CoR) offers a limited number of university graduates a five-month traineeship.
Each trainee is assigned to a specific department of the CoR. The nature of the work depends largely on the unit. Some units are more politically oriented, others are more administrative. In general, the type of work assigned is equivalent to that performed by junior executive-grade officials.
The purpose of the organisation of traineeships in the CoR is:
Provide a first-hand experience of the workings of... Read More »
Deadline: 20 January 2017
Open to: students of engineering or science at an EU / COSME university
Costs: grant (1,900,000 YEN/15,664 EUR) to cover the cost of travel to and from Japan and living expenses in Japan
Vulcanus in Japan started in 1997. The programme consists of industrial placements for EU / COSME students. It starts in September and ends in August of the following year in order to accommodate the academic year in EU Member States.
The students follow:
One-week seminar on Japan;
Four-month intensive Japanese language course;
Eight-month traineeship in a Japanese company.
To study the range of advanced technologies employed by a leading Japanese host company;
To learn Japanese and to understand and appreciate Japanese culture with a... Read More »
Deadline: 25 September 2016
Open to: candidates with university degree in political science, law, international relations, Media and Communication or similar and with sound command of English and French
Remuneration: it is a remunerated internship to compensate the minimum stagiaire salary according Belgian labor law
Election Observation and Democratic Support (EODS) is the EU project for election observation capacity building. This includes development of the methodology and training for various expert positions on EU election observation missions, as well as outreach to other organisations involved in election observation. EODS is looking for an intern/trainee to join its small but friendly and dedicated team. The intern can expect to learn about election observation and join in some of the training sessions.... Read More »
Deadline: 31 August 2016
Open to: candidates with Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information management or a similar technical field and with Good verbal and written communication skills
Remuneration: 12-month paid contract
The ICRC Assistance Division is a vast and rapidly growing operation that covers diverse areas of activity, i.e., health services, economic security, water and habitat and weapon contamination. To support its programs across the globe, there is a need to consolidate, transform and maintain its data for the purpose of transversal strategy-building and decision-making.
As a member of the division’s Business Intelligence working group, the Associate will contribute to the maintenance and management of data, reports and analyses. In addition, they will partner with the global Assistance community in the field... Read More »
Deadline: 13 July 2016
Open to: candidates with university degree and knowledge of and an interest in learning more about issues concerning undocumented migrants and human rights
Remuneration: EUR 751 per month
PICUM, the Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants, is a network of individuals and organisations working to ensure social justice and human rights for undocumented migrants. Based in Brussels, the PICUM secretariat leads the network’s advocacy, awareness raising, and research activities.
The candidate will play an important role in PICUM’s daily work, mainly assisting with administrative tasks, event organisation and membership related activities. The work experience will provide an opportunity to gain hands-on experience with the different facets of operating a transnational NGO network, and promoting social and policy... Read More »
Deadline: 10 July 2016
Open to: candidates with university degree in information/data management, social sciences, international relations or equivalent
Remuneration: paid traineeship
The ICRC’s Economic Security (EcoSec) Unit, which is part of the Assistance Division, seeks to establish if people affected by different kinds of crisis and conflict can cover their essential needs in a sustainable manner. If they cannot do so, EcoSec steps in to help protect lives and restore livelihoods.
The chosen candidate will collaborate with the EcoSec Unit staff by directly testing different programme management tools along with compiling and summarizing documentation for data analysis and management as well as the development of best practices and new programming. She/he complements their regular work with additional perspectives and results.
Main... Read More »
Deadline: 13 June 2016
Open to: candidates with a bachelor’s degree, or a master’s degree or its equivalent, in economics, econometrics, statistics, mathematics, finance or other relevant discipline;
Remuneration: EUR 1,050 per month
The Money Market and Liquidity Division of the Directorate General Market Operations at ECB is seeking applications for this traineeship from candidates who have completed at least a first cycle of qualification evidenced by a full degree (bachelor’s) as at the closing date of the vacancy.
The successful applicant will be entrusted with the following main tasks:
Designing and updating reports on various market segments;
Summarizing the weekly feedback from external parties on market developments;
Supporting market experts in analyzing developments in monetary policy operations and the Eurosystem balance sheet, as well... Read More »
Deadline: 25 April 2016
Open to: candidates from Member States with at least a bachelor’s degree or higher in a relevant field such as economics, finance, business administration, law or a related discipline
Remuneration: EUR 1,050
The Directorate General Market Infrastructure and Payments (DG/MIP) is seeking applications from recent graduates and/or from PhD students who have completed at least two calendar years of their PhD studies for a six-month traineeship (with the possibility of an extension to up to 12 months in total).
DG/MIP is responsible for the ECB’s activities related to the provision of payment and securities settlement services, the oversight of financial market infrastructures and payment instruments, and cooperation with market stakeholders to achieve financial market integration. It also works... Read More »