Type of contract: Traineeship
Who can apply? EU nationals eligible for our traineeship programme
Grant: The trainee grant is €1,070 per month plus an accommodation allowance (see further information section)
Working time: Full time
Closing date: 24.02.2023
You will be part of the Legislation Division in the Directorate General Legal Services. Our Division is responsible for preparing the ECB's legal acts in the official languages of the EU, reviewing legal texts for legal, linguistic and terminological consistency and maintaining a legal terminology database.
We provide advice and expertise in developing ECB supervisory decisions within European banking supervision and are involved in preparing and reviewing such decisions. We also contribute to the delivery of large banking supervision projects and help implement common policies in this area.
Our Division is also responsible for publishing and disseminating the ECB's legal framework and other legal publications.
In your role as a trainee, you will be part of a cross-disciplinary (procurement/technology) team responsible for, among other things, the procurement procedures of the Division and projects that foster innovative development in the Legislation Division in fields such as the optimisation of processes.
The ECB is an inclusive employer and we strive to reflect the diversity of the population we serve. We encourage you to apply irrespective of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, race, religious beliefs, sexual orientation or other characteristics.
The position offers you excellent opportunities to engage in the Division's projects related to contract management, the development of the ECB lawyer-linguist function and the use of technology. You will be part of a multicultural team that strives for continuous innovation to make a positive impact on the lives of European citizens.
You are curious and eager to learn, and want to further develop your ability to analyse complex information. You are keen to collaborate with others, pursue team goals and learn from other people's diverse perspectives. You strive to know and anticipate stakeholder needs, and will signal any need for change and propose alternative solutions.
You are motivated to contribute to the ECB's mission, to serve the citizens of the EU as a member of a public institution and to work with colleagues from all over Europe. You are keen to be part of our team and to use your skills and competencies to achieve the aims of this position.
Traineeship of between three and twelve months in total.
Other details on the conditions applicable to traineeships at the ECB can be found on our website.
Further information on how to apply is available on our website.
The recruitment process for this position will include an online interview.
If you are not selected for this position but are still considered suitable, you will be placed on a reserve list for 12 months from the closing date for applications, from which you might be considered for similar positions within the ECB.