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Fall 2021 Internship, Paris Office

Department: Paris Office
Location: Paris, FRA
Job Type: Internship

Reports To: Fellow & Deputy Director, Paris Office

Location: Paris

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Conduct research work on a variety of topics.
  • Prepare and produce supporting material, documents and data selection for presentations and meetings as required.
  • Maintain database, think tanks watch and update of events, conference and seminars in Paris, Europe and the United States.
  • Update Paris contact lists;
  • Contact and follow-up with invitees to conferences and seminars organized in Paris and other GMF offices;
  • Assist in organizing seminars, conferences, editing and coordinating publications;
  • Assist with travel, accommodation arrangements and programming of meetings for staff, U.S. delegations and guests visiting the Paris office;
  • Attend research conferences on transatlantic and European security issues in Paris and write event reports;
  • Translate work from French to English and from English to French;
  • Assist with the communication and advertising of GMF's and the Paris office's activities;
  • Daily administrative work;
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Enrolled in a Master program or graduate, ideally in International Relations/European Affairs/Political Science;
  • Excellent communication and writing skills in both French and English;
  • Creative, entrepreneurial and responsible;
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to meet tight deadlines while working on longer term projects;
  • Ability to work in an international environment;
  • Comfortable working both independently and as part of a team;
  • Experience in project management, program planning and research;
  • Background or interest in foreign policy, diplomacy, transatlantic relations; ideally, knowledge of European and American domestic and foreign policies and transatlantic relations.


  1. Internship format: 6-month full-time internship, Master or post-Master
  2. Internship agreement required
  3. Starting date: Monday, September 6, 2021
  4. Remuneration: 800/month + restaurant tickets

GMF is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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