Jobs and Internships

Current job offers

Join the ZOE Institute for Future-fit Economies, a growing, supportive, and impact-driven team. We offer:

  • A motivating working environment in a small think & do tank that has made it to the top of EU politics in a short space of time
  • A strategic, agile, value and purpose oriented working style with flat hierarchies
  • Flexibility of working time and place, supporting a healthy work-life balance. We support a hybrid working environment; however, we wish for a regular presence in our Cologne, Berlin, or Brussels offices
  • A dynamic organisation that is in the exciting phase of scaling up its activities

If this excites you and you share our values and ambitions, we look forward to receiving your application.

Here you find a list of our current job offers.


Do you have content expertise and leadership experience in the field of economic policy? Then you should take a closer look at this position!

Trainee Office Management & IT Support

We are currently looking to strengthen our team in the area of IT & Office Management – apply now!

Internships and Master Theses

Would you like to do a study-related internship or write your Master’s thesis in a young and dynamic organization? Are you interested in topics on new economic thinking? The ZOE Institute accepts interns according to project needs.

We are currently working in particular on the following topics: economics of social cohesion, economics of the green transition (including topics like fiscal policy, economics of the energy transition, etc.), measuring progress Beyond GDP, redesigning governance and policy processes. We also seek interns to support our communications, policy monitoring and business development activities.

Please indicate your interests and whether you have any particular strengths in relation to a theme.

You can find current open internships here. We also accept unsolicited applications with a short cover letter, your area of interest or topic, your CV and references sent to . We will try to respond to your application within one month.

Please note that participation in our internship programme is only possible for individuals based in Germany.