Vacancies

The Energy Community Secretariat is one of the institutions set up under the Treaty establishing the Energy Community (the "Treaty"). The Energy Community is an international organisation with its seat in Vienna. The Secretariat has overall monitoring, coordinating and administrative functions in regard with the implementation of the Treaty.

In parallel to the contracted/seconded positions, the Energy Community Secretariat offers a limited number of internships for persons who wish to acquire an understanding of the Energy Community’s work or gain experience in the field of their studies / work.

 

Open vacancies

  • Internship Opportunity (Internship/01-2019/EU4Energy) Vacancy notice
    Application timeline:
    Opening date
     13 June 2019
    Closing date
     28 June 2019
    Additional Information

    Objective:

    The Intern will gain first hand insight into the Energy Community activities related to the implementation of the Treaty and the EU4Energy Governance Project* across a wide range of activities.

    Competencies and skills:

    • Advanced university degree or advanced university student in energy, economics, social science or other related field;
    • Previous professional experience related to energy and particularly to energy efficiency will be considered an asset;
    • Previous experience in organization of conferences and meetings is desirable;
    • Ability to do research, good analytical skills to analyse a broad amount of data in order to prepare a concise energy sector analysis;
    • Full proficiency in English; knowledge of Ukrainian and Russian will be considered as an asset;
    • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to maintain confidentiality of information;
    • Ability to establish and maintain working relations in a multi-cultural environment with sensitivity and respect for cultural diversity.

     

    * A robust legislative and regulatory framework is vital for the development of a sustainable energy sector. The EU4Energy governance project, part of the EU4Energy Initiative of the European Union, works with the six Eastern Partner countries to strengthen their legislative and regulatory frameworks, to draft policy recommendations, and to help identify investment opportunities in key strategic energy infrastructure projects.
    Co-financed by the European Union under the EU4Energy Initiative and implemented by the Energy Community Secretariat.

  • Internship Opportunity (Internship/06&07-2019/Secretariat) Vacancy notice
    Application timeline:
    Opening date
     27 May 2019
    Closing date
     21 June 2019
    Additional Information

    Objective:

    Support of activities in the Legal Unit of the Secretariat with a focus on energy law (incl. general European law, competition, State Aid law, dispute resolution), as well as an other tasks as requested by the Head of Unit or the Director.

    Competencies and skills:

    • Advanced in university studies (post-bachelor) or university degree in law (a special focus on European law, energy law, competition and State aid law and/or dispute resolution will be considered an asset);
    • Full proficiency in English.