Internship position February 2019 - June 2019

Are you interested in working on security analysis in the international arena?

Risk Intelligence in Copenhagen, Denmark, is offering an internship position to a dedicated person with interest in security risks.

Risk Intelligence provides independent, unbiased, intelligence-led analysis and advisory services to private and governmental clients on security threats and risks. Risk Intelligence has been specialising in analysing threats from and interaction between piracy, organised crime, terrorism, insurgency and military conflicts since 2001.

Job description
As an intern at Risk Intelligence you will take part in a broad range of activities relating to analysis, research and customer relations. With the support of your supervisor, you will be expected to take part in everyday activities at the office, including analytical tasks as well as some administrative duties. Your responsibilities will vary and be at different levels of complexity depending on your background, skills and interests.

To be successful in this role you must have:

  • A Bachelor degree, preferably from fields relating to Political Science/International Relations/security/intelligence etc. or equivalent work experience/training in the security and intelligence field
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • International experience from living and/or working abroad is desirable.

We place strong emphasis on your personal characteristics, and you should be social, outgoing and communicative to fit in with the permanent staff.

The Internship is within the period February 2019 - June 2019. We are open towards tailoring the duration of the internship in accordance with your requirements, but the desired duration is a minimum of 4 months.

The internship is unpaid. Reasonable expenses in relation to the internship, however, may be covered. The intern will be working at the Risk Intelligence headquarters in Hellerup, just outside Copenhagen, Denmark.

Application Process
Your application should contain a CV, including contact information for two references, and a cover letter of no more than one page explaining why you consider yourself to be suitable for the position. Please specify the time period of interest for you.

Submit your application in English and marked with “Internship application” to

The application process will remain open until a suitable candidate has been found.

Further Information
You are welcome to contact Mr Hans-Kristian Pedersen, for further information.

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