The Global Risk Forum (GRF Davos) as a leader in integrative risk management issues offers an Internship Programme for students to gain insight in the technical and administrative programmes of GRF Davos.

The duration of GRF Davos internships is between three to six months, depending on the needs of the Global Risk Forum and your availability.

GRF Davos internships are paid. Costs of travel and accommodation are the responsibility of the intern candidate.

Who are we looking for?   

You are enrolled in a degree programme in a graduate school (second university degree or higher).   

You have completed at least three years of full-time studies at a university or equivalent institution towards the completion of a degree.   

You are at least 20 years old.   

You possess a first degree in risk management, civil engineering, environmental economics, geography, social sciences or another field related to the technical work of GRF Davos or a degree in a event management-related or administrative field.   

You are fluent in English and at least one other foreign language.


Open Positions:

Swiss Social Service Volunteers

We welcome inquiries at any time from Swiss citizens applying to do Social Service ("Zivildienst") in lieu of the national military draft.

The Foundation has been an officially recognized employer for these volunteers since 2010.  

GRF Davos currently offers the following open positions:

To apply for Social Service with us contact:

Ms. Jill Portmann


Please remember, however, that you must first have completed either your "RS" or a "Schwerpunktprogramm-Einsatz".