Friends of the Earth Europe (FoEE) is seeking an
INTERN – ECONOMIC JUSTICE CAMPAIGN
Full time and working in the FoEE office in Brussels
Friends of the Earth campaigns for sustainable and just societies and for the protection of the environment. It unites 33 national organisations with thousands of local groups and is part of the world’s largest grassroots environmental network, Friends of the Earth International. Please see www.foeeurope.org for more information.
This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the leading green NGOs in Brussels and to be part of a vibrant network of national member organisations.
The economic justice team at Friends of the Earth Europe works in several areas: corporate accountability, trade, extractive industries, landgrabbing, transparency and lobby regulation.
Reporting to the economic justice coordinator, you will be assisting mostly with our corporate accountability and gas campaigns.
Main topics of the Economic Justice campaign:
Goals and Responsibilities of the position include:
Applicants should demonstrate the following attributes:
The following attributes are also desirable (but not essential):
The intern will be based in our office in Brussels, for 6 months (full-time, 5 days a week). The working language at FoEE is English.
FoEE offers a highly motivating working environment in an international NGO and office located in an environmentally friendly NGO building.
FoE Europe adheres to Belgian law that prohibits discrimination on basis of age, sexual orientation, marital status, birth, fortune, religious, philosophical or political beliefs, language, present or future state of health, disability, physical or genetic characteristics, sex, pregnancy, childbirth, maternity, change of sex, nationality, alleged race, skin colour, ancestry, national, ethnic or social origin. FoE Europe strives to make our office as diverse as possible.
Starting date: September 2nd 2019 (depending on availability)
Remuneration: Remuneration: 852 € / month NET, meal vouchers and transport allowance + 10 holiday days. Conditions are according to Belgian legislation including the legal ability to live and work in Belgium.
Do you feel you meet our criteria, and feel inspired by the objectives and challenges of the position?
Then please send an email with an attached CV and a concise letter explaining your background and your motivation to:
firstname.lastname@example.org by June 28th 5 pm.
Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted. Thank you for your understanding.
Interviews will be conducted in English in Brussels or via skype (most probably during week beginning 15th July 2019). If you have not been contacted by July 15th please consider that you have not been shortlisted.
Friends of the Earth Europe welcomes candidates regardless of their age, sexual orientation, marital status, birth, religious, philosophical or political beliefs, language, present or future state of health, disability, physical or genetic characteristics, sex, pregnancy, childbirth, maternity, change of sex, nationality, race, skin colour, ancestry, national, ethnic or social origin. FoE Europe strives to make our office as diverse as possible.