Delegation of the European Union to Libya

Funded traineeship for young graduates at the EU Delegation to Libya temporarily relocated to Tunis - Cooperation Section

04/02/2020 - 17:12
Traineeships in Delegations

The deadline for submitting applications is 16/02/2020

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 Libya?

What we offer?

A traineeship of 6 months within the Cooperation Section of the EU Delegation to Libya, starting in April 2020.

The EU Delegation's Cooperation Section is responsible for supervising the programming, identification/formulation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of EU-funded programmes and projects in Libya. The section's staff works closely with colleagues in EC headquarters (DG NEAR), external consultants and implementing partners (UN agencies, EU member state agencies, iNGOs) in carrying out this mission. The section also hosts regular coordination meetings with EU member state embassies on cooperation issues and actively participates in broader donor coordination meetings.

Main tasks:

  • Support the cooperation section in the various phases of the project cycle (programming, identification/formulation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation);
  • Support the section with tendering and contract management, when required;
  • Support the cooperation section in the preparation of meetings, participation and note-taking;
  • Support the section in the area of visibility and communication: website, social media, publications, preparation of events, etc.;
  • Any other tasks, as needed for the smooth functioning of the section.

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
  • and an application form 

Please mention in the subject of your e-mail: Funded Traineeship - Operations Section (candidates are allowed to apply to 1 traineeship only, however based on your profile, the Delegation could offer you a traineeship in another 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.

Editorial Sections: