The working group Dyami Early Warning for International Security (DEWIS) offers INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES for young researchers and analysts.
Do you want to develop your analytical skills? Gain experience in applied intelligence and conflict analysis? Work in a young and growing environment? Then DEWIS is the place for you!
Who are we? Dyami is a full-service strategic security provider. Our focus lies in providing strategic security solutions to interested parties like governments, NGOs, and the private sector. Our team consists of dedicated experts from different fields, including Intelligence, Foreign Affairs, Aviation Security, and Crisis Management.
What is the DEWIS Working Group? DEWIS is Dyami’s think-tank, aimed at identifying and analyzing present and future security risks. The DEWIS team keeps track of current security issues, explores trends, and keeps information circulating by publishing articles and infographics on relevant topics. People working within DEWIS should be inherently interested in early-warning, geopolitics, and have a keen eye for important developments in the world as well as understand the consequences of these developments on a local and operational level. Ultimately, DEWIS serves to inform stakeholders and the general public by providing them with different types of high-quality analyses.
The candidate: Working at DEWIS requires independent critical thought, the ability to present results and forecasts clearly, as well as a substantial interest in international security issues. We are especially interested in interns with experience or strong interest in the following topics: Environmental Conflict, Aerospace & Defense, Global Economics, Conflict and Civil Uprisings Monitoring. Additionally, the ideal candidate should have excellent writing skills and excellent English proficiency (any other language is a plus). Master-level interns are preferred.
Contribute to joint publications, or write your articles and create engaging infographics.
Keep up to date with key regional developments.
Write briefs on current or developing situations around the globe.
Contribute to the analyses of particular case studies.
Assists in the day-to-day operations of a start-up company.
What we offer:
A practical learning opportunity to apply analytical capabilities to real-world situations.
An opportunity to develop professional analytical writing skills.
Substantial feedback on your work by a variety of experienced veterans from the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Security and Intelligence service, military special forces, and professional security analysts.
Workshops on intelligence and security and risk management research methodologies.
Exposure as an analyst on our website, social media, and through the extensive network of our team.
The publication of your work on the website and Dyami’s social media channels.
The opportunity to work in a young and growing company.
Interested? If you are interested in applying for a position at the DEWIS working group, please send the following documents:
A CV - maximum of two pages mentioning relevant experience.
A brief cover letter that mentions your main topic(s) of interest (max one page).
An article pitch on early warnings in one of the themes mentioned above (150-200 words).
Please send your application to: firstname.lastname@example.org, with the topic “Application DEWIS Internship (YOUR NAME)” before the 31st of December 2021.
The internship will start in February 2021. Flexible starting and ending dates and working hours can be discussed accommodating the intern’s academic needs.