Academic Intern - Diplomatic Affairs Section

Press release, 15.01.2019

Are you curious about Swiss diplomacy? Do you enjoy working on communication issues and reporting on political, economic and social affairs? Would you like to put into practice your skills in a challenging environment like the Middle East? If so, please apply for this paid internship with the Embassy of Switzerland in Jordan by sending your CV, a letter of motivation and other relevant to documents.

Your tasks

 -Contributing to the implementation of the Embassy's Communication Strategy

- Analytical reporting on the political situation in Jordan and in Iraq

- Supporting the Embassy's activities in the field of culture

- Supporting the preparation and implementation of bilateral visits

- Administrative tasks

Requested profile

- University degree in International Relations, Political Affairs or related field (dating back not more than 12 months)

- Analytical thinking and interest in diplomacy

- Team player

- Excellent command of German, French and English

- Knowledge of the region and command of Arabic language are an asset.

- Swiss citizenship or Swiss work permit for the requested internship period.


Please send your application in English, German, French or Italian to:

Deadline for applications: 1/31/2019

Start of internship: 4/1/2019

End of internship: 9/30/2019

Information about the employer:

The Embassy of Switzerland in Amman represents the interests of Switzerland in Jordan and Iraq. Its Diplomatic Affairs Section consists of three persons and is responsible for political, economic and cultural affairs as well as communication

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