The European Court of Auditors opens its doors to trainees!


The European Court of Auditors organises three traineeship sessions per year in areas of interest to its work. Traineeships are granted for three, four or five months maximum. They may be remunerated (1350 €/month) or non-remunerated depending on the budgetary appropriations available. Give your future a European boost and apply now!

 

Organization: The European Court of Auditors is the institution that controls EU finances. It was established in 1977 and became a fully-fledged European institution in 1993. The Court is committed to being an efficient organization at the forefront of review and public administration developments. As an independent EU external auditor, the Court of Auditors contributes to improving the financial management of the European Union, promotes accountability and transparency and acts as an independent guardian of the financial interests of EU citizens. The Court checks whether the EU budget has been applied correctly and that EU funds are legally applied with the principles of sound financial management. As Europe faces ever greater challenges and growing pressure on its public finances, the role of the Court of Auditors increases in importance.

Duty Station: Luxembourg

Open To: European Union citizens with a degree

Timeframe:  The three sessions are organised each year with the following start dates: 

- 1 February;

- 1 May;

- 1 September.
 

Deadline: Depending on the training session:

- 31 October 2019

- 31 January 2020

-31  May 2020
 

Job description: The European Court of Auditors organises three traineeship sessions per year in areas of interest to its work. Traineeships are granted for three, four or five months maximum. They may be remunerated (1350 €/month) or non-remunerated depending on the budgetary appropriations available. The three sessions are organized each year with the following starting dates: 1 February; 1 May; 1 September.
 

Qualifications: 

- Be a national of one of the Member States of the European Union, except where a derogation has been granted by the appointing authority; 

- Either hold a recognised university-level diploma giving access to the AD function group as defined in the Staff Regulations of Officials of the European Union, or have completed at least four semesters of university study in an area of interest to the Court; 

- Wish to obtain practical training related to one of the Court of Auditors' areas of activity; 

- Have not already benefited from a traineeship at any EU institution or body ; 

- State that they have a thorough knowledge of one official language of the European Union and a satisfactory knowledge of at least one other official European Union language.

Wage/Fees: Traineeships may be remunerated (1350 €/month) or non-remunerated depending on the budgetary appropriations available. 

 

Application process: If interested, visit the offer page and submit your application

 

Useful links:  

European Court of Auditors

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EU traineeship

EPSO

 

Contact Information: 

European Court of Auditors 

12, rue Alcide De Gasperi 

1615 LUXEMBOURG 

Tel. : +352 4398-1

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