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Release Peace is always looking for enthusiastic volunteers and interns. You can work with us anywhere between 5-15hrs per week. You can be a recent graduate or current student. As part of our wonderful team, you will be able to take on serious responsibilities. Every application will be individually answered. If you want to make an impact in the world, we welcome you with open arms!

How to make a difference with us

We are a small team and any volunteer or intern who joins us is not seen as a pair of hands for mundane tasks, but will get their own area of responsibilityWith few exception, we generally do not have positions for less than 6 months. Our work can be quite complex and you will deal with sensitive matters around Peace & Security. We want you to properly familiarise yourself with the topics, have a steep learning curve, and make you a full-fledged team member. We have plenty of room to accommodate your preferences in terms of work that excites you the most and flexible working hours. We are used to working remotely as we are based in several countries.

You will be able to take on serious responsibilities, have interactions with senior government officials, or organise Europe-wide campaigns & events, depending on your role. Our positions are open to students who have completed at least 2 years of their undergraduate studies. Postgraduate students and recent graduates are particularly welcome.

How to make a difference with us

We are a small team and any volunteer or intern who joins us is not seen as a pair of hands for mundane tasks, but will get their own area of responsibilityWith few exception, we generally do not have positions for less than 6 months. Our work can be quite complex and you will deal with sensitive matters around Peace & Security. We want you to properly familiarise yourself with the topics, have a steep learning curve, and make you a full-fledged team member. We have plenty of room to accommodate your preferences in terms of work that excites you the most and flexible working hours. We are used to working remotely as we are based in several countries.

You will be able to take on serious responsibilities, have interactions with senior government officials, or organise Europe-wide campaigns & events, depending on your role. Our positions are open to students who have completed at least 2 years of their undergraduate studies. Postgraduate students and recent graduates are particularly welcome.

Our Open Vacancies

Our Open Vacancies Below

Our application process is simple: Send an email briefly describing what you are interest in and enclose your CV. A cover letter is not required.

Social Media Manager

We are currently looking for someone to help manage our Facebook account and launch a brand new Instagram account. This can therefore be an exciting opportunity for you CV! You will be in charge of creative content and building followership. You will liaise with our colleagues who currently manage our social media. We require previous experience working with a professional Insta page for this position (internship, student union, etc). 

Magazine Editor

We are looking for an editor with a love for texts and language. The role is for our magazine on international affairs (see menu above). If you have a background in journalism, literature, or similar fields, we would be excited to welcome your application. In this role you will edit articles submitted by external contributor, provide them feedback, and help grow our magazine. Your command of the English language and broad vocabulary will be an asset. You will also have the opportunity to publish your own texts if you wish. Please email us for more information.

Fundraising Manager

To make the world a better place, being equipped with the right financial resources is a essential. We are currently in the process of applying to grants by the EU or national aid grants. We are also looking for creative ways to raise funds through events or philanthropic partnerships. A fundraising manager looks for new opportunities and applies for funding from the mentioned institutions. With every grant we get we can make an impact in this world!

Website Designer & SEO Manager

We are currently looking to enhance our website and the user experience of our site visitors. We also regulalry update our website with new content, especially for our online magazine. Our website runs on WordPress and is designed with Elementor. Previous experience with these tools is therefore required. No coding experience is required. We are also looking for a helping hand to further improve our SEO scores. Let us know if any of this appeals to you!! 

What's always in demand?

What's always in demand?

French Skills

Irrespective of the above vacancies, we are (almost) always looking for French speakers (native level) and people with excellent writing skills (English) for our publications, grant applications, and other documents. In particular candidates who know how to craft arguments persuasively in writing and command a broad vocabulary are welcomed with open arms.

Writing Skills

General Information

Our volunteers do not work on mundane tasks, but our size allows that everyone can take on responsibilities that suit their background. As we work mainly remotely, we look for people who can work independently and flexibly. We are a small NGO not able to offer paid positions at this point. Our interns and volunteers have so far managed to combined their position with us very well with their studies or (student) jobs. 

Our extensive network with researchers, government officials and NGOs means you can connect to people and areas of work outside of what you will (mostly) be working on. For example, we have team members who work on two entirely unrelated projects. We cherish diversity and expect the same from all future team members. 

Every application shows us that people want to make the world a better place. We appreciate that and leave no application unanswered…feel encouraged to apply!

Not interested now, but maybe later?

As we keep a shortlist of qualified applicants, please send us your CV even if you aim for a start date that is not immediate. Please indicate your desired start date in your email.