Call for applications: traineeship for my Brussels office

Application deadline: 18.11.2021
Internship start: 01.01.2021

Dear Interested Parties,
there is again a vacancy for an internship in my team in Brussels!

In my daily parliamentary life in Brussels, I and my staff follow the committees for Civil liberties, justice and home affairs and Development. I am also a member of the delegations for Afghanistan, the Mashreq countries and the Mediterranean Union. In addition, we work on everything that is important for migration and flight at the European borders and beyond - and this does not just happen from within Parliament.

Tasks

The internship provides insight into all aspects of working for an MEP. This includes:

  • Preparation of technical information and preparation and follow-up of committee meetings and delegation meetings;
  • Conception, formulation and internal coordination of parliamentary initiatives, strategy papers and specialist articles;
  • Responding to citizen inquiries;
  • Formulation of press releases, management of social media accounts;
  • Assistance in office organization, such as making appointments.

Required skills

  • Identification with the goals and values of Green politics
  • knowledge of and interest in European politics and the functioning of the EU institutions
  • quick comprehension, precision, high analytical ability and good judgement, ability to work in a team
  • very good written and oral communication skills
  • Fluent in German and English, other languages are an advantage
  • Knowledge in video editing advantageous
  • completed Bachelor's degree is advantageous

Scope of duties and remuneration

This is a full-time position (100%) for a period of 3 months, remunerated at 1.200€/month net. The place of work is Brussels; occasional travel is possible. Matriculation is not required.

Application deadline

Send a curriculum vitae (max. 1 page) and a letter of application (max. 350 words), each in German, in one PDF document. up to and including 18.11.2021 to erik.marquardt@ep.europa.eu. Please state "Internship application" as the subject.

Selection interviews (via Zoom) are scheduled to take place on 11/22 and 11/23/2021.

We're looking forward to seeing you!