Funded traineeship for young graduates at the EU Delegation to Ukraine - Press and Information Section

Страна: Украина;

Дедлайн: 30.06.2020



re 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 Ukraine?

What we offer?

A traineeship of 5 months within the Press and Information Section of the EU Delegation to Ukraine, starting in September 2020,  subject to respect to the local legislation as well as the national legislation of the candidate(s) if non-resident.

The Press and Information Section of the Delegation of the EU in Ukraine is a small (5 persons) but very dynamic and strategic section in the Delegation of the EU in Ukraine.

Main tasks:

  • to assist in preparing (drafting, translating, proof-reading) press and information materials for their publication on the website and Delegation´s social media profiles; 
  • to assist in administrative and organizational aspects for public events preparations across the country;
  • to coordinate activities and events organized by the section ;
  • to provide back-office support for the Section's staff (answering requests, taking notes at the meetings, preparing meetings, etc.)

Qualifications or special requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in political science or international relations, journalism and communications, economics or related field (e.g. )
  • Additional degree in another field (e.g. law) 
  • Ongoing master studies in humanities 
  • Knowledge of Ukrainian/Russian a serious asset 
  • Knowledge of an additional EU language 
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English
  • Excellent command of Microsoft Office and presentation skills, experienced user of social media
  • Proven interest in the EU affairs
  • Independent, hard-working and attentive to details 
  • Active participation in the activities of civil society or academic organizations, experience of working as volunteer

How to apply?

Please send the following documents to the e-mail address: sends e-mail):

  • 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 - 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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