SolarPower Europe is a member-led association representing the European solar PV sector. SolarPower Europe’s aim is to ensure that more energy is generated by solar than any other energy source by 2030 and lead our members to make solar the core of a smart, sustainable and inclusive energy system. We are an award-winning association and have over 200 members spanning 35 countries. We aim to produce thought-leading energy market analysis and support the business of our members through creative and successful advocacy campaigns.
SolarPower Europe is committed to promoting the energy transition globally. Our Emerging Markets Task Force, consisting of more than 60 companies, is involved in over a dozen countries outside Europe with the aim to identify and create solar business opportunities. We are cooperating with international organisations such as the European Commission, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ), as well as local organisations, to promote solar, share industry best practices, support local capacity building and accelerate the energy transition in countries outside Europe.
We are seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented person to assist in our growing international cooperation unit. The international cooperation unit, which is part of the Policy Department, supports the Emerging Markets Task Force’s various activities such as the development of market reports and participation in various international initiatives. The international cooperation unit is also in charge of the acquisition and implementation of international cooperation projects and assignments. The goal of this internship is to support in building up an international cooperation department within SolarPower Europe. A successful internship could potentially lead to a full-time job offer.
We offer a dynamic working environment within a close-knit and multicultural team in Brussels. This internship is a perfect opportunity for an ambitious and talented individual to work in a continuously evolving market and develop knowledge of solar PV while strengthening project management skills in the field of international development cooperation.
This is a 6-month paid internship.
The International Cooperation Intern will assist the Senior Advisor and Project Manager for International Projects in:
A CV (maximum 2 pages) and a short motivation letter (1 page) should be sent until 12:00 on the 9th of August 2019 quoting “International Cooperation Intern” in the subject line.
Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
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