Job Description (Roles and Responsibilities)
The British Consulate-General Department for International Trade section in Munich is seeking two interns for a period of 3 months.
Alternatively, mandatory internships can be offered for a period of up to 6 months.
You will have the opportunity to learn about the work of British diplomatic missions in Germany and Government Ministries in London, as well as networking directly with a wide range of UK and German companies. The British Consulate-General plays a key role in delivering the UK strategy on boosting British exports to, and inward investment from, Germany. In Munich this includes the Automotive and ICT sector.
During the internship you will gain insight into and become actively involved in a variety of areas related to trade and investment such as:
- Market research;
- Industrial sector mapping;
- Event management;
- Marketing and communication campaigns incl. social media;
- Stakeholder management;
- Administrative tasks (including budgets, reporting, CRM).
Essential qualifications and experience
We are looking for two determined, enterprising and result-oriented individuals who are driven by an interest in business and economics. The successful applicants will be good team players, flexible and happy to engage in a wide range of tasks. Strong communication skills are also needed. Applicants must be fluent in German and English.
Collaborating and Partnering, Achieving Commercial Outcomes, Delivering Value for Money, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace, Demonstrating Resilience
Application deadline – day
Application deadline – month
Application deadline – year
17 September 2017
Type of Position
Fixed Term, Full-time, Temporary
Working hours per week
Europe, Eastern Europe & Central Asia
Type of Post
British Consulate General
Number of vacancies
Starting monthly salary (EUR)
300 Gross (salary not negotiable)
Start Date – day
Start Date – month
Start Date – year
16 October 2017
Ideally we are looking for someone to start on the following dates:
– October 2017
– January 2018
– April 2018
We have openings for internships throughout the year and will try to accommodate your preferred starting date.
Please state the date you are applying for in the cover letter.
The successful candidate will be subject to a background and security check before the internship can commence.
Please note that the deadline for applications is 23:55 on the day mentioned in the above field “Application deadline”.
We advise you to allow enough time to complete and submit your full application, since only applications completed and submitted before the deadline will be considered.
Please be aware that the deadline for submitting applications is considered to be the time zone for the country where the vacancy has arisen.
Please be advised that the British Diplomatic Missions will not be able to meet the travel costs incurred when travelling to the interview, nor the costs connected with relocation if offered a job.