Trainee International Research Analyst

New Frontier Services
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
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  • Posted
    Jan 22

Position description

Job open to: Students studying for their Master Degree.

Job Starts on: 1 February 2018.

Period requested: Minimum 6 months, maximum 12 months

Working Languages required: English (Proficiency), French (fluent) other languages such as Japanese, Spanish, German, & Portuguese are an asset.

Open to these areas of study: European Political Studies, International Relations, Social Sciences, Law, Marketing and Sales Management, Business Administration, Sociology, Engineering, Environment, ICT.

Opportunity for a university student whose completion of study requires a practical hands-on traineeship, based in Brussels with a dynamic consultancy company, providing high quality evaluation and advisory services to international organisations, such as the European Commission, ILO, NATO, UNDP, UNIDO, UN WOMEN, private companies, NGOs and other international organisations.

The successful candidate will execute tasks relating to the different projects being carried at New Frontier Services. S/he will work under the supervision of one of the directors, or consultants, and in close collaboration with other members of the NFS team.


  • Enrolled in a University study, preferable oriented towards research/investigation, engineering, environment, social science, economics, law and political science, and having to fulfill an internship ( mandatory) in the framework of their studies.
  • Good knowledge of data processing and analysis.
  • Excellent knowledge of the standard MS Office and IT Tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Excellent written and spoken English (Native Speaker level in English) and good command of French or Dutch. Knowledge of other languages such as Japanese, German, Spanish, Portuguese would be considered an added value.


  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to summarise & present information with attention to detail.
  • Independence of judgment and ability to treat confidential matters with the greatest discretion.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team with an aptitude for close co-operation and co-ordination with other members of the team.
  • Good organisational skills with capability to prioritise.
  • Initiative, result oriented and ability to work under pressure with rigor and precision.
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written).
  • Experience in working with websites and/or social media is an asset.

Application instructions

Deadline for applications is COB on 31st January 2018. Only candidates short-listed for an interview will be contacted.

Please send your CV in Europass format and a cover letter to [email protected]

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