European Union External Action

Funded traineeship for young graduates at the EU Delegation to Nepal - Political, Press and Information Section

03/02/2020 - 14:20
Traineeships in Delegations

The deadline for submitting applications is 28 February 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 Nepal?

What we offer?

A traineeship of up to 6 months within the Political, Press and Information Section of the EU Delegation to Nepal, starting in May 2020.

Main tasks:

  • Support the Head of Political Section in her daily tasks, focusing on communication activities and event management, as well as reporting:
    • Help organize events, especially help define goals of the events, publics and stakeholders, help choose venues, promotion material, etc.
    • Draft texts, such as reports, press releases, memos, social media posts etc.
    • Help the Head of Political Section with other emerging tasks in her fields of responsibility.

Qualifications or special requirements:

  • Young graduates from a university or equivalent higher-education establishment with at least a Bachelor's level
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Teamwork and collaboration skills

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 - Political, Press and Information 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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