Junior Research Fellow & Project Coordinator for National Security, Future of Security Programme, GLOBSEC Policy Institute


Place of work
Vajnorská, Bratislava
Contract type
trade licence
Start date
Wage (gross)
1 300 EUR/monthThe final offer may, of course, be higher, depending on the candidate's experience, skills and knowledge.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

GLOBSEC Policy Institute is looking for a Junior Research Fellow & Project Coordinator to become a part of the Future of Security Programme focusing on research in areas of (counter)terrorism, radicalisation, (illegal) financing of terrorism and other-related issues.


• Conducting research on matters of national security such as terrorism, counterterrorism, radicalisation, financing of terrorism and other-related areas
• Co-writing expert publications and reports
• Providing inputs into the agenda of Strategic Forums (GLOBSEC Bratislava Forum)


• Co-management and coordination of projects, initiatives and relevant activities
• Communication with partners
• Organisation of events (roundtables, discussions, research visits, conferences) related to the area of expertise, in cooperation with other departments
• Cooperation with other departments on the development of Strategic Forums.


• Public speaking and presentation of the research results (seminars, conferences)
• Study visits (for research purposes) and other business trips
• Active contribution to the content of social media
• Responsibility for presentation and visibility of the programme’s activities and outcomes in media.


• Identification of fundraising opportunities and coordination with the Corporate Partnership Department
• Development of funding proposals and partnerships with key institutional and corporate partners
• Creation of budget proposals in cooperation with the Finance Office

Employee perks, benefits

• Working in young, dynamic and international team
• Working in one of the most influential non-governmental institutions in Europe
• Possibility of career growth and development through formal and informal channels
• Participation in international conferences

Information about the selection process

If your profile meets all our requirements and you find this position matching your career ambitions, please send us your CV together with a motivation letter to [email protected] .

We reserve the right to contact only selected candidates. Thank you for understanding.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

• A candidate is required to have at least 1-2 years of experience in academia, think-tank, or public sector
• Background in the area of National security matters is highly desirable
• University education (Master’s degree) is desirable;
• High level of research/analytical skills supported by sound results
• Active participation and networking in the area of expertise (on personal and institutional level)
• Proficiency in written and spoken communication in English is required
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
• Proven track record in writing and editing expert publications


Brief description of the company

GLOBSEC is a global think-tank based in Bratislava committed to enhancing security, prosperity, and sustainability in Europe and throughout the world.

The international environment is becoming less predictable and more complex. Technological innovation is quickly disrupting the old frameworks of economies, societies and political order. GLOBSEC helps to provide a better understanding of global trends and their consequences for society, economy, security. We generate new ideas and drive change for a more stable, prosperous and sustainable world, by:

• Conducting world-class research and political insight into major threats and risks to our society.
• Driving change by engaging esteemed policy-makers and senior leaders from different sectors in our policy initiatives.
• Putting together leaders and stakeholders from multiple sectors at the right time in one place.

In an interconnected world, GLOBSEC stimulates public-private dialogue to shape agendas for the future. With global ambitions in mind, and building on its Central European legacy, GLOBSEC seeks to contribute to agendas which are critical for Europe. GLOBSEC acts in the spirit of European values and international cooperation.

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

Vajnorská 100/B
83103 Bratislava


ID: 4117572  Dátum zverejnenia: 7.7.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 300 EUR/month