Profile

We are looking for a curious and motivated individual who is interested in working as a consultant for the public sector. The person must preferably be finishing a master’s level degree in a related field (e.g. public policy, economics, engineering). The candidate must be interested in providing policy consultancy services to the public sector at the local, national, European and international level; particularly within the fields of science, technology and innovation; green transition; health, regional development and cohesion policy; international development. The candidate is expected to be fluent in French and English. Fluency of a third language would be considered an asset.

Many of our interns become full time staff at Technopolis, or go on to take on exciting opportunities in the public and the private sector.

Role

The role of the intern is to provide cross-cutting support to our team of consultants in the delivery of our projects (e.g. policy evaluations, strategic studies, technical assistance), as well as in our business development efforts (e.g. proposal development). Our clients include French regional councils and ESIF managing authorities, national ministries, the European Commission and international donor organisations. Day-to-day tasks include conducting desk research, analysis of large databases, developing background material, drafting specific sections of deliverables, conducting interviews, contributing to internal knowledge management activities and monitoring market opportunities. Interns work with several project managers, but are appointed a direct supervisor within the team.

Experience

No previous professional experience required

Our offer

We are looking to recruit a full-time intern for at least 6 months starting in Janruary/February 2022. Internship should be sponsored by the intern’s university (stage conventionné).

Deadline for applications

November 15, 2021 at the latest. It is recommended to send in your application ASAP.


Internship Paris - Innovation policies and public sector consulting