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Funded traineeship for young graduates at the EU Delegation to Thailand

29/06/2020 - 12:49
Traineeships in Delegations

The deadline for submitting applications is 10/07/2020

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 Thailand?

What we offer?

A traineeship of 6 months within the Political Section of the EU Delegation to Thailand, starting in September  2020, subject to respect to the local legislation as well as the national legislation of the candidate(s) if non-resident.

Main tasks:

  • Gather and monitor daily incoming information;
  • Analyse political and human rights developments in Thailand;
  • Assist in political reporting;
  • Draft background notes on specific issues;
  • Contribute to administrative tasks as required;
  • Assist in preparing the daily press review;
  • Co-attend conferences and seminars upon request and prepare reporting.

Qualifications or special requirements:

  • Holder of at least a Bachelor degree;
  • Interest in – and preferably prior knowledge of – Thai politics and the human rights situation in Thailand;
  • Excellent English language skills;
  • Very good analytical and drafting skills;
  • Thai language skills would be an additional asset;

How to apply?

Please send the following documents to the e-mail address delegation-thailand-jobs@eeas.europa.eu:

Please mention in the subject of your e-mail: Funded Traineeship - Political 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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