Legal Traineeship Positions At European Security and Markets Authority In France

Current university students are invited to join the European Security and Markets Authority on a paid traineeship that will last for six to twelve months. Undergraduate and graduate trainees will receive a month stipend of €1,117 and €1,676, respectively. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

European Security and Markets Authority (ESMA) is an independent EU Authority that was established in 2011. ESMA’s mission is to enhance the protection of investors and promote stable and well-functioning financial markets in the European Union (EU).

The aim of the traineeship programme is to provide students with a unique and first-hand experience of the workings of ESMA.

Positions are available the following departments: legal, convergence and enforcement department, markets department, investors and issuers department, supervision department, or corporate affairs.

Trainees assist to ad-hoc projects by providing a fresh point of view and up-to-date academic knowledge. For this open call, the received applications will be evaluated, every two months.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.


Main Criteria

  • Candidates must be a national of a Member State of the European Union or the European Economic Area.
  • Good knowledge of English is required.
  • University degree in law is an asset.

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