Have you ever wondered what EU employees actually do day to day? This is the first in a series of case studies in which we'll be taking a closer look at various careers in EU institutions. First up is Iona Hamilton, who works on Competition Policy in the EU.
Ok, so you've read the job description and discovered you're the perfect candidate. All that's left is to apply! The problem is, you have no idea what the application process involves... Luckily for you, we've laid it out for you!
Considering how fantastic the year abroad is, not only as a life experience, but also as a CV-booster, it's quite incredible how many people hide it away at the bottom of page 2 when applying for jobs. We've put together this guide to help you to incorporate your international experience into your CV, without breaking a sweat. Now go forth and conquer the world!
The second in our series of EU careers case studies focuses on a British trainee in Brussels! Katie Low is an Oxford graduate who is currently undertaking a traineeship at the European Economic and Social Committee. Here's how she's found her first couple of months in Brussels!
Have you ever read a job description and still have no idea what the role involves? We're here to break down the words and phrases that often crop up in EU job descriptions, so that you have a clear idea of what to expect!
Don't want to study on your year abroad? Interested in gaining first-hand experience of the working world, boosting your CV and improving your language skills in a practical setting? An Erasmus+ Work Placement might be the option for you!