Working at ECFR

ECFR (The European Council on Foreign Relations) is a pan-European initiative which seeks to conduct research and promote informed debate across Europe on the development of coherent, effective and values-based European foreign policy. It has offices in Berlin, London, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Sofia and Warsaw.  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 — 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

Berlin | Advocacy Intern Berlin

ECFR (The European Council on Foreign Relations) is a pan-European initiative which seeks to conduct research and promote informed debate across Europe on the development of coherent, effective and values-based European foreign policy. It has offices in Berlin, London, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Sofia and Warsaw. www.ecfr.eu The Intern will support ECFR’s activities in Berlin gaining insight into our advocacy work. We are searching for someone who is passionate about foreign policy and interested in gaining experience within a not for profit organisation within an international environment.

€450.00 per month

Applications close: 07/10/2018

Rome | Intern, Rome Office

The European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) is a pan-European initiative, which seeks to conduct research and promote informed debate across Europe on the development of coherent, effective and values-based European foreign policy. www.ecfr.eu ECFR currently has offices in London, Berlin, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Warsaw and Sofia. The intern will assist the ECFR Rome Office advocacy, organizational and communications daily activities, according to circumstances and requests.

800 Euro Gross Salary

Applications close: 07/10/2018

London | Intern, Middle East & North Africa (MENA) Programme

The European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) is a pan-European initiative which seeks to conduct research and promote informed debate across Europe on the development of coherent, effective and values-based European foreign policy. ECFR, uniquely among European think-tanks, has offices in Berlin, London, Madrid, Paris and Sofia. Our offices are platforms for research, debate, advocacy and communications. ECFR’s Middle East and North Africa (MENA) programme gathers four policy fellows and seven visiting fellows, working across Europe and the region. They produce papers providing concrete policy recommendations, and are in constant interaction with high-level officials, policy-makers, and researchers. The programme’s goal is to identify opportunities for European governments to facilitate value-driven political solutions and help stabilize conflict-ridden and fragile states in the Middle East and North Africa.

Unpaid Internship - Compensation: Lunch Vouchers; Public Transport to and from the Office

Applications close: 30/09/2018

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 runs a internship scheme in its offices. The role varies, but may include research assistance, administrative tasks and organisational work. The duration of the internships varies from 3 to 6 months. 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 the national language of the office to which they are applying. The scheme is unpaid but we do make a modest contribution towards travel and other expenses. All internship opportunities will be advertised on this website and interested candidates should send their applications directly to the relevant office.

Current Intern Opportunities:

Berlin | Advocacy Intern Berlin

ECFR (The European Council on Foreign Relations) is a pan-European initiative which seeks to conduct research and promote informed debate across Europe on the development of coherent, effective and values-based European foreign policy. It has offices in Berlin, London, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Sofia and Warsaw. www.ecfr.eu The Intern will support ECFR’s activities in Berlin gaining insight into our advocacy work. We are searching for someone who is passionate about foreign policy and interested in gaining experience within a not for profit organisation within an international environment.

€450.00 per month

Applications close: 07/10/2018

Rome | Intern, Rome Office

The European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) is a pan-European initiative, which seeks to conduct research and promote informed debate across Europe on the development of coherent, effective and values-based European foreign policy. www.ecfr.eu ECFR currently has offices in London, Berlin, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Warsaw and Sofia. The intern will assist the ECFR Rome Office advocacy, organizational and communications daily activities, according to circumstances and requests.

800 Euro Gross Salary

Applications close: 07/10/2018

London | Intern, Middle East & North Africa (MENA) Programme

The European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR) is a pan-European initiative which seeks to conduct research and promote informed debate across Europe on the development of coherent, effective and values-based European foreign policy. ECFR, uniquely among European think-tanks, has offices in Berlin, London, Madrid, Paris and Sofia. Our offices are platforms for research, debate, advocacy and communications. ECFR’s Middle East and North Africa (MENA) programme gathers four policy fellows and seven visiting fellows, working across Europe and the region. They produce papers providing concrete policy recommendations, and are in constant interaction with high-level officials, policy-makers, and researchers. The programme’s goal is to identify opportunities for European governments to facilitate value-driven political solutions and help stabilize conflict-ridden and fragile states in the Middle East and North Africa.

Unpaid Internship - Compensation: Lunch Vouchers; Public Transport to and from the Office

Applications close: 30/09/2018