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Paid Traineeship for young graduates at Trade and Economic section of the EU Delegation to Vietnam

14/06/2018 - 23:00
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Traineeship at Trade Section

Internship offer

Are you a young graduate interested in international relations?  
Are you curious to learn more about work in a diplomatic mission and how an EU Delegation represents EU interests and values in Vietnam?

The Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam is looking for a paid intern starting as from  1st September 2018.

What do we offer?

A traineeship of 05 months within the Trade and Economic Section of the Delegation of the EU in Hanoi, Vietnam.

The Trade and Economic Section is a small and dynamic section within the EU Delegation to Vietnam that deals with trade and economic relations between the EU and Vietnam. With the upcoming implementation of the EU and Vietnam Free Trade Agreement, bilateral trade and investment relations are expected to boost. The trainee will support the work of the section on the tasks below.  

Main tasks:

  • Participate in meetings with relevant stakeholders (governmental and/or business) and draft reports.
  • Carry out analysis on trade and economic trends between the EU and Vietnam.
  • Collect and process trade, economic and investment data.
  • Collect and analyse information on trade-related legislation in Vietnam.
  • Support the section in promotion and visibility activities related to the FTA.
  • Assist in the preparation and definition of trade-related projects.
  • Perform other tasks as requested by the Head of Section.

Additional requirements that would be an asset

  • Knowledge of Vietnamese could be an asset
  • Additional degree in another field

How to apply?

Please send your detailed curriculum vitae and a motivational letter by 17h00 20th July 2018 to the following email address:

Before applying you are requested to examine the general eligibility criteria for traineeships (Article 8 of the Decision ADMIN(2017)28 - Paid traineeship for young graduates).

Each selected trainee will receive a monthly grant to cover living expenses. However costs related to travel, insurance, accommodation and visa must be borne by the trainee.

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.


Starting date: 1st September 2018


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