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Employment opportunities

If the EDQM has specific vacancies in progress you can consult the relevant vacancy notices on the Council of Europe's website.

Once you have consulted a vacancy notice and wish to apply, click on the "Apply" button next to the vacancy that interests you.

You will then have to fill an on-line application and submit it before the deadline of the competition (midnight Central European Time).


Current vacancies

Scientific Editor – English Language Publications       
Grade: B4
Contract Type: Full time fixed term contract – max 5 years
Location: Strasbourg (France)                                    
Reference: Vacancy Notice n° e11/2018                               
Deadline for applications: 17 September 2018

Do you have a passion for the chemistry of pharmaceutical substances? Do you have mother tongue level English and a degree in pharmacy, chemistry or a similar subject linked to pharmaceutical or chemical analysis? If so, come join our international, multidisciplinary team here in Strasbourg. Apply by 17 September!
The Council of Europe / EDQM is not part of the European Union so there is no issue for UK citizens to apply to the EDQM.

Temporary vacancies

To apply for temporary employment possibilities you must use the on-line application system: Current Temporary Vacancies. On the page ‘Current Temporary Vacancies', you can consult the profiles sought and then click on the 'Apply' button next to the one that interests you. You will then have to fill in an on-line application and submit it before the deadline (midnight French time). You can withdraw your application at any time.
In order to verify your continued interest in working with the Organisation, you will be required to reply to an automated e-mail which will be sent to the e-mail address on record every three months. The action of replying to this automated e-mail will keep your application active in our system.


We are happy to welcome trainees to EDQM. For them it is a chance to gain valuable experience in a complex multi-cultural and stimulating work environment. For us, we benefit from the enthusiasm, motivation and skills that new graduates bring.
Our trainees are normally in their last years of study in pharmacy (or a similar domain) and traineeships last for six months.
We welcome spontaneous applications (CV and motivation letter) at We will get back to you in case a traineeship position matching your profile becomes available.


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