Career & Internships

The German Institute of Development and Sustainability (IDOS) has about 200 employees in Research, Policy Advice, Training and Service Facilities. Two-thirds of them work as researchers. IDOS pursues an interdisciplinary approach.

On a regular basis, we offer job positions within its research departments, at irregular intervals also within the service facilities. The Institute has been involved in vocational training since 2003. The Institute trains young people to become Office Managers (Kaufleute für Büromanangement). For German and international university students, we offer internships in Research, Training, and the Communications team.

The institute promotes equal opportunities for women and men, and the reconciliation of work and family life. In 2012, the Institute was awarded the certificate berufundfamiliefor its family-friendly personnel policy. Respective offers include special flexi-days for employees with small children, flexible workplace solutions and additional services such as family-related allowances for childcare costs.

Current Vacancies

Below you can find our current job advertisements. Please note that each job advertisement has its own reference number and a link in the respective text that takes you to an entry mask on our application portal. Please submit your application exclusively via this application portal, quoting the reference number of the specific position. We ask you to upload the application in one single PDF document.