CEU Careers Newsletter, December 13, 2018, Issue No. 9

Welcome to the CEU Careers Newsletter!

Watch this space to learn about useful resources and career-related events. Also, this is where we share highlights from CEU's career platform, career>next Check it out for many more  job, internship and fellowship vacancies. 

In addition to the newsletter, be sure to make use of a variety of sources when researching vacancies and planning for the future. You can find hundreds in the resources section of career>next.

Our suggestion? Review the information included here in order to learn about positions and organizations that might be relevant for you either now or in the future, and to discover the requirements sought by potential employers in terms of skills, experience and knowledge. 

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

CEU's Career Services Office has launched SPARK to help you structure your career development and to recognize your hard work. By taking part in the program you will  gain the skills  to approach career planning with confidence and expand your knowledge of  career opportunities . You will learn to  develop application materials  that tell your professional story and help you transform your CEU experience into   impact and success . As a bonus, you will be awarded with a certificate from our office. Learn more and join the program by clicking  here !


Do you have an interest in teaching and mentoring? Milestone Institute is a center of advanced education for gifted and talented secondary school students based in Budapest. A staff member from Milestone will hold a talk about part-time employment opportunities for the positions of mentor and module leader. Learn how you can get involved and share your academic passions with curious and motivated students. Register for the event here.
Date and location: January 17, 2019, 12:45 - 13:30, Room N13/301

EPAM Company Visit
Would you like to participate in a job shadowing event at EPAM? Save the date! You have the possibility to get a sneak peek into the #12 ranked Forbes'  Fastest-Growing Tech company (2017) . Registration opens soon!
Date and location: January 17, 2019, 16:00

Atlas Corps Webinar
Atlas Service Corps, Inc. (Atlas Corps), started in 2006, is an international network of civil society leaders and organizations that promotes innovation, cooperation, and solutions to address critical social issues. Atlas Corps Fellows serve full-time at Host Organizations to develop leadership skills and learn effective practices through the Atlas Corps  Global Leadership Lab professional development series and networking opportunities with other Fellows. A number of CEU grads have participated in the program. Learn more about it at this special information session.
Date and location: February 5, 2019, 18:00 - 19:00, Room N13/118

Career Camp
CEU's annual Career Camp will take place in February. Career Camp is a series of career development programs facilitated by CEU Careers staff. Sessions focus on the most common skills and tools required for career planning such as improving your interview skills or building a strong LinkedIn profile. Registration opens in January so keep an eye out on for an email from your Program Liaison!
Date and location: February 18 - 22, 2019, times and locations will be announced soon!

Careers in United Nations
COMING SOON - watch for more information early in the winter term!
Learn about career paths in the UN and what it takes to get there. 


Virtual Information Session with International Innovation Corps (IIC)
Professional Fellowship - application deadline January 28 
International Innovation Corps (IIC) is a University of Chicago program based in the Harris School of Public Policy and open to graduates from all US and Indian universities including CEU. For details about how to apply for IIC's India Based Project Associate Program, check career>next. To learn more about the program and get tips on putting together a good application, check out one of the virtual information sessions on offer by IIC. Click here for details and to RSVP.

Internship Funding Opportunities at CEU
Funding Opportunity - application deadline February 1
Two offices, CEU's Academic Cooperation and Research Office (ACRO) and the Career Services Office (CSO), administer competitive internship funds aimed at providing support to students who find internships that will allow them to gain relevant professional experience. For this round of calls, the  Erasmus+ Internship Mobility Programs  and the  Internship Support Program Fund  will accept applications for internship funding support until February 1. 



Schneider Electric is seeking an  intern  for its Risk Management and Trading Team in Budapest, Hungary . Applicants must be currently studying for a university degree, preferably involving analytical skills. Deadline: as soon as possible

The  International Development Law Organization (IDLO) , based in Rome, is offering a full-time  internship . Candidates must be enrolled in or have finished a post-graduate course of study in a field relevant to IDLO's work (law, sociology, political sciences, international relations). 
Deadline: December 18

The  European Association for History Educators (EUROCLIO) invites university students and recent graduates to apply for its  traineeship positions to gain knowledge and practical experience within an international NGO. The traineeships are based in The Hague, Netherlands. Candidates should have a background in history, history education and/or international relations.  Deadline: January 6, 2019
The International Monetary Fund is accepting applications to its research Internship Program (FIP). The program is open to  PhD students in macroeconomics or relate field or to candidates within one or two years of completing an LLM or J.D in law. This is full-time program based in Washington D.C. 
Deadline: January 6, 2019

International Innovation Corps (IIC)) accepting applications 
for its  India Based Project Associate Program. The position is open for recent and forthcoming graduates of any undergraduate or graduate degree program with excellent English proficiency.  Deadline: January 28, 2019

The  European Commission will accept applications for the October 2019 round of the  Blue Book Traineeships starting January 7.  Deadline: January 31, 2019

The World Bank is accepting applications for its  internship program. The positions are based in Washington D.C or other cities. Candidates must have an undergraduate degree and be enrolled in a full-time graduate study program. Deadline: January 31, 2019

career>next HIGHLIGHTS: JOBS

Roche is looking for a Business Analyst team member for its Business Support Group in Budapest. Candidates must hold a college or university degree in finance and accounting or in the IT field, as well as 1-3 years of experience in finance. Deadline: Open until filled

UN Women seeks a consultant to  develop a background paper on administrative Violence Against Women data and to contribute to the organization of and facilitate an Expert Group Meeting to inform development of a set of global guidelines for the collection, storage, analysis and sharing of administrative data on VAW from different services . The position requires an advanced degree in international development, public policy, or gender studies and extensive experience.  Deadline: December 14

Saferworld  is  accepting applications for the position of  Adviser  within its Asia regional program . The successful candidate must have relevant experience and demonstrable knowledge and understanding of gender  as well as of broader  peace and security related issues.  Deadline: December 16

The European Cultural Foundation, based in Amsterdam, is seeking a full time Policy Officer to  join their Advocacy, Research and Development team. Candidates must have a degree, preferably in cultural policy, EU studies or related, and a work permit for the Netherlands. Deadline: December 17

The University of Gothenburg, based in Sweden, is accepting applications for the role of  Post-doctoral Fellows in the Department of Political Science. Candidates must have a PhD in political science or related field. Deadline: January 10, 2019
Looking for more? Check  career>next for many additional vacancies!


An internship can be an important building block for your career development, but it should not be about standing next to the copy machine or making coffee all day long. When you are applying for internships, have a couple of questions in mind in order to decide whether or not it is the right place for you. Read more in the Muse on  How to Tell if an Internship Will Be More Than Just Fetching Coffee.


CEU's career platform career>next features 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.

Mladiinfo is a platform that provides edited information on formal and informal education, volunteering and internship and job vacancies that can help youth gain skills and knowledge for free, increasing their employability and prospects for the future. The platform is very user-friendly for performing searches on job, internship, fellowship and conference opportunities.  

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