Delegation of the European Union to Liberia

Funded traineeship for young graduates at the EU Delegation to Uruguay

22/01/2020 - 08:00
Traineeships in Delegations

The deadline for submitting applications is 12/02/2020

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

What we offer?

traineeships of 6 months within either the Trade or the Political & Communication Section of the EU Delegation to Uruguay, starting in April 2020.

Main tasks:

  • to monitor, analyse and contribute to the reports on political, commercial and economic situation, the evolution of the national situation and of foreign relations of Uruguay;
  • to contribute to the monitoring of cooperation activities of the European Union. Compilation of information to subsequently prepare project success stories;
  • to support the visibility activities of the European Union;
  • to help organise, participate in and report on meetings, prepare presentations and carry out other possible administrative tasks.

How to apply?

Please send the following documents to the e-mail address

  • a detailed Europass curriculum vitae (CV);
  • a cover letter describing why you want to participate in a EU traineeship;
  • an application form.

Please mention in the subject of your e-mail: Funded Traineeship - Trade or Political & Communication Section

Important information

Before applying you are requested to examine the dedicated website as well as the general eligibility criteria for a paid traineeship (Article 8 of the Decision ADMIN(2017)28 – Paid traineeship)

Each selected trainee will receive a monthly grant to cover living expenses. All costs related to travel inside the country of residence, visa, insurance, accommodation 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.

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