EU Public Affairs Intern – Brussels 

Political Intelligence is seeking to reinforce its cross-sectorial team by including an intern who will join our team and support our public affairs efforts. The internship will include EU policy research and organisational support for various clients in the fields of health, well-being and food policies in particular for coalition and association management.

Responsibilities
• Assist in the work for key client accounts
• Follow debates in the main European Institutions
• Prepare regular news reports and political analysis
• Assist in the coordination and organisation of events
• Attend conferences, seminars and hearings
• Research on various policy issues, as required
• Writing summaries or short reports
• Follow the daily news

Your profile
• You are interested in being on top of policy issues in fast-moving sectors
• You have an interest for EU Public Affairs
• You hold a University level degree

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

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 young, dynamic, international 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

Practical details
• There will be an allowance of +/- 800 € per month
• Full reimbursement of public transport
• Meals vouchers
• 1 day of vacation per month
• The internship will start ideally as soon as possible for a period of 5 to 6 months
• The office working languages are English, Dutch and French

How to apply
In order to be considered for an internship with Political Intelligence, the candidate must send  by 7 May 2021 a very short personalised email (max 100 words, no cover letter) and CV to job@political-intelligence.com with reference “1321 EU Public Affairs Intern“.