Internship program

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM AT HÉTFA RESEARCH INSTITUTE

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Are you interested in public policy, the European Union or the Hungarian business sector? Would you like to participate in the work of a dynamic team of young economists and social scientists?

HÉTFA Research Institute and Center for Economic and Social Analysis, a Budapest-based policy think tank, has open internship positions. Successful candidates will be involved in conducting policy as well as social/economic analyses.

Tasks of interns: 

  • Conducting background analyses
  • Conducting literature reviews
  • Analyzing data
  • Participating in conducting interviews
  • Preparing presentations

 

You are a good candidate if

  • You are informed about public affairs
  • You are creative and able to work independently
  • You are precise in your work and learn quickly
  • You are interested in economics/social sciences
  • You are proficient in English
  • You have a thorough knowledge of MS Office applications
  • You are a full-time student
+Hungarian language knowledge is an advantage

 

What we offer

  • Insights to the realm of policy analysis and economic/social research
  • Involvement in a wide variety of tasks
  • Participation in the Institute’s in-house workshops and trainings
  • Personal tutoring
  • Friendly work environment
  • Flexible work hours
  • Making the best of your mandatory/voluntary professional practice
  • Formal employment through “student cooperative” agencies (diákszövetkezet)

Candidates may indicate their interest by submitting a resume and cover letter. In your cover letter, please indicate your weekly availability (number of hours you intend to work). Please send all application materials to felveteli@hetfa.hu with the subject ‘Internship application’.