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Call for Super Intern (CLOSED)

CLOSED CALL

Federation of Young European Greens is looking for an intern to support FYEG and the Greens/EFA group in the European Parliament in their work. It is a paid full-time internship with flexible working hours.

FYEG is a dynamic, inclusive organisation that unites Young Green activists, Green youth movements and political organisations from all over Europe. It advocates and campaigns for political change and serves as a platform for exchange of ideas and knowledge among Young Green activists. It is an influential lobby group in the European Union with perspectives stretching beyond Europe.

More at: www.fyeg.org and www.greens-efa.eu 

Internship duration:

This full-time internship is foreseen for a period of 5 months from mid-February to mid-July 2018 (exact dates to be agreed upon).

Working time:

38 hours/week, flexible working hours.

Responsibilities:

The work will consist of 1) assisting a member of staff of the Greens/EFA group in European Parliament, 2) assisting FYEG Office in its daily management and implementation of the FYEG activity plan, 3) liaising between the Greens/EFA group and FYEG office. The intern will also be involved in organizing FYEG’s activities, in particular FYEG’s 30th anniversary General Assembly in May 2018. The intern will work under joint supervision of a Group staff member and FYEG’s Secretary General in areas according to their expertise and background.

Remuneration:

The intern will receive a monthly allowance of 1000 EUR.

Requirements:

  • Student (or recent graduate) with health insurance,
  • A good knowledge of English (both written and oral), knowledge of other languages would be an advantage,
  • General knowledge of European politics and strong interest in Green politics,
  • Good writing and computer skills,
  • Showing initiative, ability to work independently and under time pressure,
  • Commitment to Green values and experience in grassroots activism through involvement or membership in FYEG Member Organizations.

If you are interested, please send your CV and a cover letter (explaining your motivation and interest in applying for this position) by email to office@fyeg.org.

In your motivation letter, please indicate 3 policy areas or topics that you are especially interested in and would like to follow in European Parliament. HERE you can find a list of topics the Greens/EFA Group is working on.

Deadline for applications: Sunday 10th of December 2017 at midnight CET.