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EU Public Affairs Intern (Food & Health) 

Our Public Affairs consultancy based in Brussels is looking for a motivated EU Public Affairs intern to reinforce our team in assisting in the work of key client accounts and developing new business opportunities. The internship will include EU policy research and organizational support for various clients in the fields food of and health policy, with a particular focus on coalition and association management.

Are you ambitious and open to new exciting opportunities to boost your career? Do you want to be on top of policy issues in fast-moving sectors? Then you’re the one we’re looking for!

Political Intelligence has over 25 years of experience in the EU and Belgian market. Our success is built on our people as is shown by the longevity of our client relationships and their numerous successes over the years.

What are we looking for?

  • You have an excellent level of English
  • You have a passion for EU policies
  • You have a sound knowledge of the EU, its institutions and policy-making processes
  • You hold a university level degree in a relevant field
  • You have strong analytical skills and the ability to interpret and analyse legislation, political developments, rules and regulations and summarise them in a clear and concise manner
  • You have an eye for detail and the ability manage effectively your time and priorities
  • You’re able to show assertiveness, flexibility and autonomy

What will be your main responsibilities?

  • Assist in the work of key client accounts, notably in relation to coalition and association management
  • Assist in the coordination, organisation and follow-up of events and meetings
  • Follow key policies debates in the main European Institutions
  • Prepare regular news reports and political analysis
  • Research and analysis on various issues, monitor daily news and write short reports
  • Attend conferences, seminar, hearings

What’s in it for you?

You’ll be a valuable asset to our team and will be given various responsibilities for our clients in key sectors on the EU level. Using your strong organisational and prioritisation skills, you’ll be a trusted team member and you’ll have the opportunity to directly interact with clients.

We are a team of young and dynamic consultants pulling each other up in a friendly and caring environment where there is room for initiatives. We nurture your personality and value a “think outside the box” mindset. You will get the chance to work independently and develop according to your own needs. You will definitely not be “just an intern”, but an integral part of the team.

Last but not least, we offer:

  • Allowance of 1015€ per month for an internship period of 5 to 6 months
  • 145€ monthly indemnity for working from home
  • Full reimbursement of public transport
  • Meal vouchers
  • 1 day of vacation per month
  • Ideal starting date: 15th June

Pleased to meet you!

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