Student Internship at EIPA with the Public Procurement Team

Student Internship at EIPA with the Public Procurement Team

This position is no longer available.

About EIPA

The European Institute of Public Administration (EIPA) was created in 1981 on the occasion of the first European Council held in Maastricht and is supported by the EU Member States and the European Commission. Our core mission is to provide a mix of deep insights and practical knowledge about EU policies, to all professionals related to EU public affairs, with the key objective of further improving their skills and capabilities for effective management of the policies. In addition to the Maastricht-based headquarters, EIPA has a centre in Luxembourg: the European Centre for Judges and Lawyers (ECJL).

The position

Our Public Procurement team is looking for an intern who is interested in applying the knowledge and skills acquired during their studies and gaining practical experience in this field.

Main tasks and responsibilities

The tasks during this internship will include:

  • Providing research assistance for the development of (online and face-to-face seminars).
  • Contributing to the construction of case studies and educational exercises.
  • Working on analytical tasks of projects.
  • Conducting research, analysis, and preparing briefings and presentations in relevant domains, in collaboration with project leaders.
  • Assisting project leaders in identifying and establishing connections with external speakers and trainers.

Your profile

You can apply for a student internship if you have/are:

  • Enrolled in, or have recently completed, a Master’s programme in European Law, Public Policy, EU Policy-Making, or a closely related discipline.
  • Strong quantitative and qualitative research skills including the use of statistical software.
  • Excellent writing skills.
  • A good familiarity with the EU system of public policy evaluation and impact assessment is desirable but not required.
  • A good familiarity with EU institutions and policy processes.
  • Good language and communication skills in English (C1/C2-native language).

Are you interested?

Please submit your CV and a motivational letter (maximum one page) in English by email to mentioning the vacancy number V0259. Your application will be forwarded to the relevant staff member(s), who will consider the possibilities for cooperation.

Student internships at EIPA are not remunerated, but in certain circumstances we can offer a small allowance. The duration of the internship can vary from a minimum of four months up to six months.

The internship start date can be discussed but preferably the intern would start at EIPA as soon as possible.

In the body of the email, please copy in: “I hereby consent that my personal data is processed by EIPA for recruitment purposes” so that we have your written consent to follow up on your application.