Temporary / Full-time
Deadline for applications: 02 December 2022

Technopolis Group is a European leader in strategic policy advice in the field of science, technology and innovation (STI), having developed unique expertise in several policy fields, such as Research, technology and innovation, Entrepreneurship, SMEs and industry, Higher education, Health and life sciences, and Green Economy. Our team undertakes comparative policy studies, monitoring and evaluation studies and provides strategic advice to various EU institutions as well as other international organisations. We also work for national and regional policy making and research organisations, research funding organisations and public-private partnerships. We have approximately 230 colleagues working across 12 offices. In the Brussels office, we are around 35 colleagues.

Technopolis is offering a 4-6 months paid internship at our Brussels office, starting from January 2023.

We seek to appoint an enthusiastic intern to gain first-hand insights in a range of STI policies and/or evaluations and get a thorough introduction to various social sciences methodologies. Given the current pipeline of projects, knowledge of English in working proficiency is a requirement.

Core tasks

Support in ongoing projects, in tasks including:

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What we offer

The successful candidate will work as a paid intern in our Brussels office. The role provides the opportunity to gain experience in working with European service contract studies and develop analytical skills in monitoring, designing and evaluating STI policies, within a team of like-minded professionals

If you are interested, please send your EU format CV[1] and a short motivation letter to secretariat.brussels@technopolis-group.com mentioning “Internship” before December 2, 2022.

Only the short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Applicants should have the EU citizenship or a valid work permit to apply.

[1] https://europa.eu/europass/


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About Technopolis Group

Technopolis Group started as a consultancy firm for the evaluation of science, technology and innovation. While evaluation is still at the core of our company, we have over the years built up the know-how to support decision making on a broad range of topics. Our experts provide strategy and foresight, manage networks and provide project management support for even the most complex projects. We are acquainted with a wide range of quantitative methods and deliver advanced data analytics that is ahead of the curve. We evaluate policies, evaluate their impact and communicate them effectively to experts and the broader public. We never settle for out-of-the-box solutions but work with our clients to find the approach that best fits their needs.

We work with decision-makers in different levels and fields, from international institutions, such as the European Commission, the OECD and multilateral development banks, to regional and local authorities. Our clients include universities and R&D centres, network organisations such as business associations, clusters and incubators as well as governments.

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