CEU Careers Newsletter, April 20, 2018, Issue No. 4
Welcome to the CEU Careers Newsletter!

The CEU Careers Newsletter exists to support the professional development of CEU students. Here, we share resources, let you know about events, and highlight job and internship vacancies of potential interest.

If you want to learn more about our careers approach, check out the CEU Careers website .

Kind regards,
Career Services Team

If you have any questions or feedback regarding the newsletter, please contact Nora Takacs, Coordinator with the Career Services Office.


During this panel discussion, CEU alumni working for local United Nations offices will share their experiences and advice .  Join us to  learn more about how to approach this extremely competitive career area! Full details and registration here.
Date and place: April 24, 18:00 - 19:30, Room N15/103

Join us for  CEU 's first- ever Living Library alumni student career networking event!   We want to create a space where members of our diverse CEU Alumni and Student communities can engage with each other on issues connected to career development in an informal yet informative way. Students, a s 'Readers', will have access to a number of interesting 'Books' with whom they can interact, network, and ask questions. Access our online library and register here.  
Date and place: May 4, 16:30 - 18:00, Nador 9 Octagon
Part of the Professional Skills Program (PSP) for DOCTORAL STUDENTS beyond their first year
An interactive, skill-building workshop aiming to teach doctoral students how to formulate clear and focused messages, how to connect and build rapport with an audience, and how to deliver specific messages for desired impact. Students will improve their ability to communicate effectively with competence, credibility, and warmth. More details and registration  here.
Date and place: May 7, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm (with breaks), Room N11/004

Careers in SSC
Meet some of the Budapest based global service centers on campus, network with their recruiters, and learn about current openings. Stay tuned for further details.  
Date and place: May 15, 11:00 - 14:00, N13 Lobby


Erasmus Internship Mobility Grant
CEU students may potentially spend an internship period of 2 to 12 months at a receiving institution under the Erasmus+ Internship Mobility Program. Students are selected for an Erasmus grant by the Internship Scholarship Advisory Committee on the basis of academic ability and the relevance of the proposed internship to their studies at CEU. It is each student applicant's responsibility to secure an internship; internship search assistance is available from Career Services. You may find full details regarding this competitive grant opportunity on the website of CEU's Academic Cooperation and Research Support Office (ACRO). 
Deadline: April 30

#mycitijourney - Explore the World of Citi in Hungary and WIN!
Quantitative Analysts, Information Security Analysts, Client Relationship Managers make up the pro team at Citi in Hungary. Now you have got the chance to take a peek into the daily operations and the career opportunities at one of the largest banks in the world and you might even win a prize!  By participating in the #mycitijourney language game, you get the chance to test your language skills and obtain an evaluation, and by filling out a 5 minute quiz about Citi, you automatically enter into the raffle. For full details click here


ENCACT (European Network on Cultural Management and Policy)  is looking for trainees for the  Marie Claire Ricome ENCATC Traineeship Programme  for year 2019. Interns are expected to participate in daily activities and contribute skills and ideas. Deadline: Rolling

MSCI is seeking a Quantitative Model Validation Intern to be based in Budapest, Hungary. The candidate will work on innovative financial models for pricing and risk management. Deadline: Rolling

 is looking for students entering their final year of studies for an Investment Banking Financial Analyst for a period of three months in Budapest, Hungary. Deadline: April 30

The Directorate General of Economic Research of Banco de Mexico  is opening the call for a PhD Summer Internship for PhD students in Economics or Finance. The program is based in Mexico;  maximum duration two months . Deadline: April 30

The  European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE) is looking for a Refugee Advocacy Fellow to be based in Brussels, Belgium. Full-time students are not eligible.  Deadline: May 4

The Budapest Institute  is seeking a  Summer Intern  for at least a 4-week period. A reference letter from a professor and GPA higher than 3.5 are requested. Deadline: May 6

EUROCLIO  is inviting university students and recent graduates to apply for a 3-6 month  traineeship  position in the field of history education. A monthly remuneration of 300 euros is provided.  Deadline: May 10

is recruiting a  communications intern to support its Climate Change Cluster in Thailand.  Deadline: May 11

EuroCham Myanmar  is accepting applications for an  Advocacy Internship . The internship is based in Yangoon, Myanmar; minimum duration is 3-4 months.  Deadline: August 31

The Humboldt Foundation is accepting applications for The German Chancellor Fellowship . The fellowship is for nationals of USA, Russia, China, Brazil and India. Leadership experience is required. Deadline: September 15
career>next HIGHLIGHTS: JOBS

MSCI is looking for a Market Data Analyst to be based in Budapest. 1-3 years of relevant analyst experience is needed for this position, along with a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Finance, Economics, Data Science, or other similar concentration. Deadline: Apply as soon as possible

Oxfam International is recruiting for the position of  Campaign Official for its BASTA campaign for multiple locations in Latin America and the Caribbean. English and Spanish fluency is required.  Deadline: April 22

The Terre des hommes Foundation is hiring an Innovation Assistant on a short-term contract, to be based in Budapest. Fluency in English and Hungarian is required. Deadline: April 22
Future Earth is looking for a  Project Coordinator to be based in Montreal, Canada. English and French language are required for the position, as well as work permit for Quebec. 
Deadline: April 25

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) seeks a Programme Specialist to be based in Ha Noi, Vietnam. At least 5 years of increasingly responsible professional experience in programme management in the public or private sector is required. Deadline: May 3

Human Rights Watch is now hiring a Research Assistant to be based in either Beirut, Berlin, Tunis, or other locations. English and Arabic fluency is compulsory. Deadline: May 3
Do you want to see more? Go to career>next and do a search according to your preferences!
Supporting your career research:  When choosing vacancies to highlight in the newsletter, we aim for opportunities of potential relevance to students across CEU. We are aware that not all opportunities will be relevant to all students, and also that deadlines and starting dates may not be appropriate for everyone, given the different timeframes of CEU's master's and doctoral programs. We suggest you review the information included here in order to learn about organizations that might be of interest to you, either now or in the future, and to enhance your understanding of the requirements sought by potential employers in terms of skills, experience, and knowledge.
In addition to our newsletter, we urge you to make use of a variety of sources when researching organizations and vacancies and planning for the future. You can find hundreds of such resources in the CEU career platform, career>next.

Are you planning a career in the field of international development? Whether you are a first time job seeker or planning on making a career switch,  here are 12 tips from various experts for getting a job in this field. 

CEU's career platform career>next offers job and internship opportunities as well as career-related resources. If you haven't yet created a career>next account, register now! Please allow for several business days between registering and full access, due to administrative processes.
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