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Are you a university student interested in international relations? Is a working experience part of your course? Are you curious to learn more about work of a diplomatic mission and how the EU Delegation represents EU interests and values in Iceland?
A traineeship of minimum 1 month to maximum 6 months for students undertaking a compulsory traineeship as a part of their studies, within the Political, Press & Information Section of the EU Delegation to Iceland. The traineeship period would start in May 2019
The Political, Press & Information Section's main tasks are to facilitate the development of political and economic relations between the EU and Iceland and to inform the general public and other specific audiences about various EU related matters.
Please send the following documents to the e-mail address: DELEGATION-ICELAND@eeas.europa.eu:
Please mention in the subject of your e-mail: Compulsory Traineeship - PPI Section
Applications can also be submitted to the Delegation by the requesting university.
Before applying you are requested to examine the dedicated website as well as the general eligibility criteria for a compulsory traineeships (Article 9 of the Decision ADMIN(2017)28 - Unpaid compulsory traineeships for students already residing and studying in the host country)
All costs related to travel inside the country of residence, visa, insurance, accommodation and living expenses must be borne by either the trainee or the University.
Applications from non-eligible candidates will not be considered. After the evaluation of all applications, shortlisted candidates will be contacted and invited for an interview. Unsuccessful candidates will be notified by email. In case the selected candidate is not able to present the required documents, his/her candidacy will be rejected.