Friends of the Earth Europe (FoEE) is seeking an
INTERN – ECONOMIC JUSTICE PROGRAMME
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: corpo-rate accountability, trade, extractive industries, landgrabbing, transparency and lobby reg-ulation.
Reporting to the economic justice coordinator, you will be assisting and working alongside the other members of the team.
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 internship 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.
Starting date: October 2017 (depending on availability)
Remuneration: Remuneration: 852 € / month NET, meal vouchers and transport allow-ance + 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 August 25th 12:00 (noon) CET.
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 4th September 2017). If you have not been contacted by September 4th please consider that you have not been shortlisted.
For more information about the organisation and about the campaigns, see www.foeeurope.org