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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 the Kingdom of Lesotho?
What we offer
We are offering a traineeship of 6 months within the political and economic sections of the EU Delegation to Lesotho. Each selected trainee will receive a monthly stipend/grant for basic living expenses for the duration of the traineeship.
The traineeship is open to nationals of Lesotho and the EU who: have a degree or diploma from an accredited tertiary institution, who do not have more than 1 year's work experience and have no previous experience working in EU Institutions (longer than 6 weeks).
Preference will be given to graduates in the fields of international relations and diplomacy, economics, political science, the social sciences, and related fields. However, if a candidate has demonstrated competencies in these areas, they may apply.
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).
How to apply
Send a detailed curriculum vitae and a motivational letter by 15 June 2018 to the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.