Internship in the ESA Office for Small and Medium Enterprises

Intern in the ESA Office for Small and Medium Enterprises

Closing Date: 30 November 2023 23:59 CET/CEST
Vacancy Type: Intern
Date Posted: 1 November 2023

About the Opportunity:

Join the European Space Agency’s dynamic team in an internship role focused on the economic analysis and characterization of space SMEs (Small and Medium Enterprises). This position plays a crucial role in the elaboration and implementation of ESA’s industrial policy, with a specific focus on mapping and characterising the European space SME community.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct statistical analyses of the economic and financial characteristics of European space SMEs.
  • Utilise a variety of ESA’s data sources, including programmatic, financial, and economic data.
  • Contribute to the establishment of a comprehensive database of relevant economic and financial characteristics of the space SME community.
  • Engage in in-depth studies of industrial policy relevance using the available data.
  • Collaborate closely with the SME Office and other services of the Department.


  • Passion for the space industry and economic analysis.
  • Ability to handle confidential information (a non-disclosure agreement may be required).
  • Willingness to align your research interests with the scope of the internship.

How to Apply:

For more details and to apply, please visit ESA’s official dedicated website post here.