Working at ECFR

The European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) is an award-winning international think-tank that aims to conduct cutting-edge independent research on European foreign and security policy and to provide a safe meeting space for decision-makers, activists and influencers to share ideas. We build coalitions for change at the European level and promote informed debate about Europe’s role in the world. Today, ECFR remains uniquely placed to continue providing a pan-European perspective on some of the biggest strategic challenges and choices Europeans need to confront, with a network of offices in seven European capitals. About ECFR

As a registered charity employing over 60 employees across Europe we continue to strive to be innovative and at the forefront of policy discussion. We  seek to enhance our development and contribution to the ECFR vision by continuing to invest in staff that offer a strong blend of skills, experience and strong belief in the aims of the organisation.

"As a career diplomat, what I appreciate in my working at ECFR is the time spent on forward thinking and creativity. The pan-European nature of our network and the effort to reach out to various constituencies and interlocutors also definitely help in making ECFR such a stimulating workplace."

Manuel Lafont Rapnouil — Former Head of Paris Office

 

"Working with ECFR is like working in seven European capitals all at once. You feel connected and able to have an impact even with the simplest of tasks performed every day."

Denica Yotova — Programme Coordinator, Sofia Office

ECFR is committed to ensuring that we follow an equal opportunities recruitment process.

Jobs at ECFR

Warsaw | Intern -Warsaw

ECFR is looking for an intern to join our Warsaw team. An ideal candidate is passionate about EU foreign policy and willing to support us at the organisation of debates, conferences and the management of the Warsaw Office of the pan-European think-tank European Council on Foreign Relations.

Applications close: 23/08/2020

Paris | Intern

The European Power Programme is looking for an intern to help delivering concrete project activities. The intern would assist the programme director, programme coordinator and policy fellows in setting up meetings and workshops, both virtual and in person, as the health situation evolves, and would help managing social media accounts and assist in stakeholder management.

Applications close: 23/08/2020

Paris | Intern

CONVENTION DE STAGE OBLIGATOIRE

Présentation :

L’ECFR est le premier think-tank pan-européen. Il conduit des travaux de recherche et promeut à travers l’Europe un débat éclairé sur le développement d’une politique étrangère européenne efficace, cohérente et porteuse des valeurs européennes. Pour plus d’informations, veuillez consulter notre site : www.ecfr.eu    

Nous recherchons une personne enthousiaste et énergique pour le poste de stagiaire en Communication et Plaidoyer. Le.a stagiaire travaillera avec la directrice du bureau et la coordinatrice de programme et fournira un soutien aux stratégies de communication du bureau de Paris de l’ECFR. Le.a stagiaire accompagnera aussi le programme Europe élargie (Russie et ère post-soviétique) dans ses activités à Paris.

Les candidats choisis acquerront une expérience professionnelle précieuse dans un centre de recherche pan-européen d’envergure et auront l’opportunité de travailler dans un environnement au rythme soutenu avec une équipe multinationale.

Applications close: 21/08/2020

Jobs

Applications to ECFR should include a one page cover letter and a CV not exceeding two pages.

Current Opportunities:

There are currently no vacancies, please continue to view our website for any updates.

Fellowships

ECFR runs an Fellowship prospects in its various offices across Europe.

Candidates should possess a sound knowledge of International Relations, Politics, European Studies or other related disciplines, preferably with a proven understanding of EU institutions.

Current Fellowship Opportunities:

At present ECFR do not have any Fellowship opportunities, please continue to view our website for any updates.

Internships

The European Council on Foreign Relations offers internships on an ongoing basis and is searching for candidates who are passionate about foreign policy and interested in gaining experience within a not for profit organisation and international environment. The duration of the internships varies from 3 to 6 months, and is based on location. Candidates should be students in international relations, politics, European studies or other related disciplines, preferably with a proven understanding of EU institutions, office skills and languages. They should be fluent in English and preferably the national language of the office to which they are applying.

All internship opportunities will be advertised on this website and interested candidates can apply directly via the apply link.

Current Intern Opportunities:

Warsaw | Intern -Warsaw

ECFR is looking for an intern to join our Warsaw team. An ideal candidate is passionate about EU foreign policy and willing to support us at the organisation of debates, conferences and the management of the Warsaw Office of the pan-European think-tank European Council on Foreign Relations.

Applications close: 23/08/2020

Paris | Intern

The European Power Programme is looking for an intern to help delivering concrete project activities. The intern would assist the programme director, programme coordinator and policy fellows in setting up meetings and workshops, both virtual and in person, as the health situation evolves, and would help managing social media accounts and assist in stakeholder management.

Applications close: 23/08/2020

Paris | Intern

CONVENTION DE STAGE OBLIGATOIRE

Présentation :

L’ECFR est le premier think-tank pan-européen. Il conduit des travaux de recherche et promeut à travers l’Europe un débat éclairé sur le développement d’une politique étrangère européenne efficace, cohérente et porteuse des valeurs européennes. Pour plus d’informations, veuillez consulter notre site : www.ecfr.eu    

Nous recherchons une personne enthousiaste et énergique pour le poste de stagiaire en Communication et Plaidoyer. Le.a stagiaire travaillera avec la directrice du bureau et la coordinatrice de programme et fournira un soutien aux stratégies de communication du bureau de Paris de l’ECFR. Le.a stagiaire accompagnera aussi le programme Europe élargie (Russie et ère post-soviétique) dans ses activités à Paris.

Les candidats choisis acquerront une expérience professionnelle précieuse dans un centre de recherche pan-européen d’envergure et auront l’opportunité de travailler dans un environnement au rythme soutenu avec une équipe multinationale.

Applications close: 21/08/2020