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Are you passionate about research? So are we! Come and join us

The Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) is a Research and Technology Organization (RTO) active in the fields of materials, environment and IT. By transforming scientific knowledge into technologies, smart data and tools, LIST empowers citizens in their choices, public authorities in their decisions and businesses in their strategies. 


You ‘d like to contribute as an intern? Join our F&A department 

The Strategic Sustainable Procurement Office is part of LIST's Finance & Administration department. Its aim is to ensure that the necessary goods and services are available to researchers and other LIST operational services in order for them to carry out their work. 


How will you contribute?

You will be completely integrated into the SSPO team and will participate in its day-to-day activities. You will be involved in SSPO's main tasks, in particular:

  • Contributing to the analysis and processing of purchasing requests. 
  • Participating in the preparation of calls for tender, within the framework of the law on procurement contracts. (For example: extract data from the LIST management system, define article categories, determine awarding criteria, ...)
  • Participating in the drafting of communication, training or awareness materials for LIST employees.

And in general:

  • Contributing to a sustainable purchasing policy that applies to the institute.
  • Participating in the continuous improvement of the purchasing process.
  • Participating in the update of indicators that are useful for the service and the internal clients.
  • Contributing to the definition of the methods and surveys enabling the quality of suppliers and the goods/services proposed to be evaluated.

The learning objectives can be refined before the start of the internship and can continue during it with the chosen intern.

must have requirements

Is Your profile described below? Are you our future colleague? Apply now!

  • You have completed the first year of a master’s programme in an area covered by the purpose of the proposed assignment.
  • You have an excellent command of French and English (spoken and written). A good knowledge of German and/or Luxembourgish will be considered an advantage.

You're the one we're looking for!

We offer

Your LIST benefits

An organization with a passion for impact and solid RDI partnerships in Luxembourg and in Europe, which works on responsible and independent research projects; 

Sustainable by design, reinforcing our conviction that we play an essential role in paving the way to a green society;

Over 5000 square metres of innovative infrastructures and exceptional laboratories, comprising innovations such as our Viswall, large-scale incubators and top-end 3D/4D printing, which are part of our toolbox for excelling in everything we do;

A multicultural and international working environment with over 45 nationalities represented among our staff;  

A diversified and inclusive working environment that allows our staff to achieve their personal and professional ambitions;

A supportive environment for gender equality with multiple actions to attract, develop and retain women in the scientific domain; 

32 days of paid annual leave for a full-time internship, 11 bank holidays per year, flexible working hours, 

An environment that encourages curiosity, innovation and entrepreneurship in all areas. 

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Your application must include a motivation letter oriented towards the position and detailing your experience

Application procedure and conditions:

  • LIST is an equal opportunities employer and is dedicated to employing and keeping diversified staff. We consider all candidates competent for a position without taking into account national origin, race, colour, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, marital status, religion, age or handicap;
  • Applications will be examined continuously until the position is filled;
  • An evaluation committee will examine the applications and select candidates on the basis of directives aiming to guarantee equal opportunities;
  • The main selection criterion will be the correspondence between the existing skills and expertise of the candidate and the abovementioned requirements.


To be considered for this position it is crucial that you have knowledge of the following languages
  • Read C1 Advanced
    Write C1 Advanced
    Speak C1 Advanced
  • Read C1 Advanced
    Write C1 Advanced
    Speak C1 Advanced


The following languages are optional but are considered a plus.
  • Read B2 Upper intermediate
    Write B2 Upper intermediate
    Speak B2 Upper intermediate
  • Read B2 Upper intermediate
    Write B2 Upper intermediate
    Speak B2 Upper intermediate
minimum required Education
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0 or more years
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