Internship

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The Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom (FNF) Korea in Seoul offers internships to qualified young liberal-minded individuals. Our interns participate in all activities of the Foundation and have their own responsibilities and work assignments. An internship at the FNF Office in Seoul is a good opportunity to get first-hand experience in an international political organization.​

We expect from Applicants:

  • Willingness to assist in all fields of our everyday work.
  • Ability to carry out research and to write articles and reports in English plus either German or Korean.
  • Cooperation in organizing FNF events (conferences, seminars, workshops, visiting programs, etc.).
  • Assist with updating our website and social media profiles.
  • Ability to work with MS Office. Hancom Office, Photoshop and other standard programs would be a plus.

Qualifications of Applicants:

  • Applicants must be, at least, in their second year of undergraduate study at the time of application.
  • Interest in Politics, Economy, and Culture of Korea.
  • Excellent command of the English language plus advanced knowledge of either German or Korean.
  • Ability to work autonomously and self-dependently in an international work environment.
  • Available for 6 to 12 weeks

Our service for interns in our office:

  •  Excellent working conditions (individual working place, PC, access to the Internet, etc). The entire office infrastructure is at your disposal. 
  • Access to local and international events in Seoul related to the mission and work of FNF, whether organized by FNF or other organizations. 
  • Contacts to local and international partners of FNF, in Korea and on an international scale. 

Application Procedure:

  • Motivation Letter (Please explain why you are interested in the internship, what it is that makes you a strong candidate and what your expectations of the internship are).
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Time of the internship: We accept applications throughout the year. Please include your prefered dates for the internship in your application.
  • We recommend to apply at least three month prior to your intended internship period.

You may apply by sending these documents in one PDF file to fnfkorea@fnst.org 

The FNF is not able to provide you with funding or a health insurance during your internship in Korea. We therefore strongly recommend for you to make necessary arrangements, i.e. signing health / accident insurance, prior to the commencement of your internship.