The Equinet Secretariat, based in central Brussels, is opening two new internship positions, one for policy and one for communication trainees. The duration of both would be 6 months.
We are looking for two new grads who:
What we offer
6 months of supervised internship, fulltime 38h/week
The full package includes
Under the legal internship scheme used, candidates should be recent graduates in a field of studies related to the responsibilities at stake in the position. As a result, for this specific position, candidates will be shortlisted for an interview in our premises based on the relevance of their background for the position, their expressed motivation for the tasks and responsibilities at hand and their earliest availability.
Interested candidates are invited to send their latest CV (in a suitable format) and the application form filled out. Reference letters will not be read. Copies of certificates and diplomas are not necessary.
Send your application for your chosen traineeship to: firstname.lastname@example.org
(with subject line: Equinet Traineeship 2020 – Policy or Communication, depending on your chosen traineeship)
Deadline to apply: 7 October
Proposed interview time: week of 19 October
Starting date: late October
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
Equinet is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to equal opportunities for all irrespective of gender, sexual orientation, religion or belief, race or ethnicity, age or disability. With a view to contributing to full equality in practice and compensating for disadvantages, Equinet applies positive action measures.
Taking into account the Equinet Secretariat team composition and previous traineeships, in case of equally qualified and suitable candidates, Equinet will choose the person with a minority ethnic background and/or a disability unless there are other factors that should tilt the balance in favour of the other candidate(s).
Any personal data you are asked to transmit to Equinet for the purpose of your application will be processed in compliance with REGULATION (EU) 2016/679 of the European Union. It will only be processed for the purpose of your traineeship application by Equinet and will not be shared externally under any circumstance.
Applications from non-retained candidates will be destroyed and applications from selected candidates will be processed in the best achievable conditions of confidentiality. They will be securely archived for one year before destruction and made accessible only to the HR managers (i.e. the Finance and Administration Officer and the Executive Director).
Please note that during the application review process, due to capacity constraints within the Secretariat, your application might be reviewed (in addition to HR managers) by another senior employee at Equinet.
Should you disagree with this, please let us know at the time of application.
By sending your application without further instruction from your side regarding the processing of your personal data, Equinet will understand that you agree with the general data processing procedure explained above. In case you would like your personal data to be treated differently, please explain it in your application email. Any further enquiry regarding personal data processing can be sent to email@example.com.
Every applicant can at any time request to access, rectify, restrict or wholly object to the processing of their personal information Equinet might be in possession of by sending an email request to firstname.lastname@example.org.