- Embassy of Greece in London
- About Greece
- Greece and the United Kingdom
Internship for the Press and Communications Office
The Press and Communications Office of the Greek Embassy in London offers internships throughout the year for periods of 3-6 months, part-time or full-time. The applicants must be Greek citizens and have completed, or are completing their university studies.
Interns will be able to participate in the daily program of a diplomatic posting and witness the mix of both the thrilling as well as the mundane aspects of a diplomatic position. They will assist in the running of the Press and Communications Office.
Duties will include:
- monitoring daily press,
- attending various meetings/conferences,
- communicating with British journalists,
- following think tanks,
- writing reports, papers, newsletters and press releases,
- supporting visits of Greek officials and media delegations to the UK,
- updating of the Press & Communications Office website and its social media pages,
- responding to various info requests about Greece,
- dealing/witnessing general diplomatic issues in London.
An internship is a voluntary position and thus no salary or any other kind of remuneration can be offered. Further to this, the Press and Communications Office cannot assist interns finding accommodation and therefore interns have to find, or already have accommodation in London secured prior to undertaking the internship.
Curriculum Vitae and cover letters should be e-mailed to the Press Office of the Greek Embassy in London via email to, well in advance of the period intended to undertake the internship.
Hereunder are listed the periods of internships offered and the deadlines for applications:
SIX MONTHS INTERNSHIPS
1st March – 31st August Application deadline: 20th January
1st September – 28th February Application deadline: 20th July
THREE MONTHS INTERNSHIPS
15th September – 15th December Application deadline: 1st August
10th January – 10th April Application deadline: 25th November
1st April – 31st June Application deadline: 20th February
Depending on the requests of the candidate, it is possible to complete a full- or part-time internship. Please specify in you cover letter which internship-type you are interested into.
For more information you may contact:
Press and Communications Office
Embassy of Greece
1A Holland Park
London, W11 3TP
tel: +44 (0) 20 7727 3071
fax: +44 (0) 20 7727 8960