The Junior Programme of Belgian development cooperation recruits twice a year new Junior assistants, to work as a young professional in a project of Belgian development cooperation in one of its 18 partner countries, throughout Asia, Africa and Latin-America.
Our Junior assistants work as young professionals in various areas of development cooperation, with a wide variety of tasks: from elaborating communication plans, leading a survey to monitoring and evaluation of project activities, to giving technical advise as a IT, civil or agricultural engineers, GIS specialists, or health workers... Take a look on our website to see some previous examples.
Candidates from all backgrounds are welcomed at the selection procedure, as long as they meet the general admission criteria.
The Junior Programme organizes twice a year a call for candidates and a general selection to get new candidates for their recruitment pool.
Once recruited in our recruitment pool, candidates can apply for various job positions twice a year.
If they're selected for a position, they'll be given employment contract for minimum one year to maximum 2 years, to work in a development project, while being coached by an experienced development worker.
During the whole time under contract the Junior assistants are entitled to:
Interested candidates can already prepare their online CV and submit it during the next call for candidates. (see calendar)
WE ONLY ACCEPT APPLICATIONS THROUGH OUR WEBSITE DURING THE CALL FOR CANDIDATES.
APPLICATIONS CAN NOT BE ACCEPTED THROUGH THIS FORUM OR BY EMAIL.