The Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Public Policy and the Social Sciences

Looking for an European Fall internship? Application deadline: July 1st

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Fall European Parliament Internship

Office of William (The Earl of) Dartmouth MEP

Location: European Parliament in Brussels and Strasbourg

Note: William Dartmouth is a direct descendant of the Second Earl of Dartmouth, for whom Dartmouth College is named.
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Employment Start Date: Sept. 16
Duration of internship: 1-3 monthsApplication deadline: July 1st, 2011

The internship offers a chance to experience the day to day operation of an MEP's office in the European Parliament, from experience in EU legislation, the work of the European Parliament to drafting speeches and press releases. An important task will be research particularly relating to the International Trade Committee of which William (The Earl of) Dartmouth is a Member and also the Coordinator for his political Group. There will also be some work related to the Foreign Affairs Committee.

Wage/Salary: 1,300 Euros per month

Qualifications: Successful applicants will have proven research IT and organisational skills. Knowledge of French would be helpful but it is not essential. Must be in possession of a valid permit to stay in the European Union for the duration of the traineeship if they are not citizens of the EU.

Application Instructions: No later than July 1st, email cover letter and resume to:

The Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Public Policy and the Social Sciences