PAID TRAINEESHIP – Press and Information Officer



Are you a young graduate interested in international relations?
Are you curious to learn more about a work in a diplomatic mission and how an EU Delegation represents EU interests and values?

What do we offer?

  A traineeship of 6 months for a “Press & Information Officer” within the Head of Delegation Section of the Delegation of the EU in Strasbourg.

Main tasks:

  • Work under the guidance and support the activity of the Head of Delegation
  • Strengthening the communication, visibility and media work of the Delegation
  • Updating EUDEL social media (Facebook, twitter, webpage)
  • Relations with newspapers and other external media
  • Drafting and delivering press releases, weekly media reports
  • Daily highlights and pinpoint of the press review
  • Analytical analysis of the media
  • Create promotional and information support materials, publications
  • Daily check of EUDEL’s functional mailbox and updating the Delegation calendar
  • Liaising and arranging meetings for EU representatives and any other high level meetings (EEAS, EC) in Strasbourg
  • Supporting the organisation of EUDEL activities (events, receptions, working lunches, meetings, logistic including documents preparation)
  • Researching and studying documents, drafting contributions for different EUDEL meetings and reports
  • Make photo and video coverage of EUDEL’s events

General tasks:

  • Research and preparation of documents and notes;
  • Drafting meeting minutes, speaking points, briefings and notes
  • Get access to meetings, press-conferences and other events that could be of interest;
  • Assistance to the organisation of events and official visits

The interns will have a Traineeship Adviser, responsible for their guidance, monitoring and evaluation.

How to apply?

Please send your detailed curriculum vitae and a motivational letter by 15 April 2018 to the following email address:

Read more and apply here.


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