Victim Support Europe (VSE) is the leading Europe-wide umbrella organisation for victims of crime. It is a dynamic organisation, going through an exciting period of expansion and development. It currently consists of 55 organisations from 30 countries.
VSE advocates on behalf of victims, to make sure that throughout Europe all victims of crimes’ needs are respected and their rights recognised. The organisation aims to ensure that every victim in Europe is able to access information and support services in the aftermath of crime, regardless of where the victim lives or where the crime took place.
VSE is currently looking for a full time Policy Intern. The position will run for 6 months, starting ideally in mid-March 2019. The key candidate will be highly organised, have good drafting skills and have a pro-active and dynamic approach to work with the ability to solve problems and create solutions using their own initiative. A knowledge of victims’ rights and issues will be an advantage.
The Policy Intern will report directly to the Executive Director whilst working closely with the other staff members. The post will be based in our head office in Brussels but travel may occasionally be required.
The position is based in VSE’s head office in Brussels. Applicants must have the legal right to work in the EU. VSE cannot assist non-EU Nationals to obtain a work permit or help with relocation costs.
The selected candidate will be offered a Belgian Convention d’immersion professionnelle (CIP) (38 hours/week) subject to a payment of €900 per month.
Desired starting date of assignment: Mid-March 2019.
The application should include a motivation letter and a CV.
Please send your application only electronically with the subject ‘VSE Internship 2019 - NAME’ before 21 February 2019.
A round of interviews will take place in the week of 4 March 2019. Please note that only short-listed applicants will be contacted
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