Belgium Public Affairs Internship

 

Political Intelligence is looking for a Belgium Public Affairs Intern who will integrate the Belgium Public Affairs team.

The intern will be based in our Brussels office and will support team with various tasks.

Essential job functions

  • Assist in the daily work for key client accounts
  • Monitor Belgian parliamentary and governmental activities
  • Follow debates in the main Belgian political institutions
  • Provide regular news reports and political analysis
  • Assist in the coordination and organisation of meetings or events
  • Attend conferences, hearings, parliamentary sessions
  • Conduct research on various policy issues
  • Draft summaries, briefings and reports for clients

Your profile

  • You are interested in being on top of policy issues in fast-moving sectors
  • You have a passion for Belgian politics
  • You have a good understanding of the decision-making procedure in Belgium
  • You hold a university level degree
  • Expertise in energy, digital or health topics is a plus

Your skills

  • You have strong analytical skills and capacity to analyse and interpret legislation and regulations
  • You have excellent written and verbal skills in French, Dutch and English
  • You have excellent communication, interpersonal and social skills
  • You are flexible and can handle multiple tasks independently

Modalities

  • There will be an allowance of +/- 800 € per month
  • Full reimbursement of public transport
  • Meal vouchers
  • The internship will start ideally as soon as possible for a period of 4 to 6 months
  • The office working languages are English, Dutch and French

You will join

  • A recognised public and regulatory affairs consultancy, with over 20 years of lobbying experience that has managed to build long term relationships with its clients- we become both trusted advisors and an integral part of the clients’ own team
  • A dynamic multi-national team of consultants
  • A job in the centre of Brussels easily accessible by public transport
  • A growing company where you can learn new skills and where there is room for initiatives and creativity
  • A positive and caring environment with a strong team atmosphere and sharing knowledge spirit

What’s Next:

If you’re interested in joining the team, please send your resume and cover letter to job@political-intelligence.com with the reference “job 1021” in the subject line.

Please highlight how you fit best to each of the requirements above. We value individuality and variety, so use your judgement and write in your own voice (please no standard letters). Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

Deadline for applications: 25/03/2021