Internships at FOMOSO: Political, Communication & Social Media

Deadline: 31 March 2020
Open to: applicants interested in East-Central and/ or Southeast Europe in a social or political sense
Venue: online (20% – 30% working hours per week)


FOMOSO offers 2 internships: Political and Communication & Social Media.

As an independent and non-profit organisation, FOMOSO promotes the opinion-forming about East-Central and Southeast Europe in the German-speaking world and in whole Europe. In the additional work as a think-tank, the aim of FOMOSO is to promote knowledge and interests about political processes in East-Central and Southeast Europe. On the whole, FOMOSO works on an integrative and strong Europe!

Possible Duties Political Internship:

  • Writing blogs, articles & commentaries (in German and/ or English)
  • Doing research, summaries, comparisons and translations
  • Cooperating on a dossier project
  • Sharing posts about interesting topics
  • Willing to give inputs to our FOMOSO Podcast
  • Creating polls (written)
  • Performing of interviews
  • Cataloguing collected information on the website (using WordPress)

Location: Home Office – Online Internship (flexible: 20% – 30% working hours per week)

Possible Duties Communication & Social Media Internship:

  • Managing and extending Social Media
  • Sharing and posting posts about interesting topics
  • Encouraging discussions on Social Media (i.e. creating polls)
  • Willing to give inputs and new ideas
  • Searching & contacting partners and organisations
  • Optional: Marketing & Public Relations

Location: Home Office – Online Internship (flexible: 20% – 30% working hours per week)


Political Internship:

  • Interested in East-Central and/ or Southeast Europe in a political sense;
  • English (Level C1/C2) and at best some German (willing to improve German);
  • Having very good writing skills;
  • Being keen on doing research, categorizations, summaries and comparisons;
  • Sharing ideas and being communicative.

Communication & Social Media

  • Interested in East-Central and/ or Southeast Europe (including the Baltic States, Belarus & Ukraine) in a social and/ or political sense;
  • Very good/ excellent English and at best some German;
  • Able to use Social Media;
  • Very communicative;
  • Being keen on sharing new ideas;
  • Joy of communicating with others;
  • Having a flair for Marketing & Public Relations.


Work: Voluntary / Unpaid
Award: Certificate of recommendation

How to Apply?

In order to apply, please send CV, motivation letter and certificates to:

For more information please check the official calls: political internship; communication and social media internship.