Thursday, 20 August 2015
Legal Intern (Environment)
Milieu Ltd is a multi-disciplinary consultancy based in Brussels with a record of excellence in international and European policy and law – primarily with respect to environmental protection but also in such fields as fundamental rights, public health, consumer protection and health and safety. We provide our expertise mainly for European institutions and other public sector clients. Despite having grown rapidly over the years we retain a very informal, collaborative and largely non-hierarchical working environment. Please visit our website at www.milieu.be to understand more about our activities and our corporate culture.
We are looking for a legal trainee with a strong EU law background for an immediate position to support our busy staff. We are currently carrying out a range of challenging projects for our clients, including studies on particular topics related to environmental law and policy. The legal intern will work closely with the other 30 lawyers on our staff to carry out a range of legal research and analysis both for projects and proposals, primarily in the field of environment and energy.
Key qualifications for the position
At least a Master’s degree in law, with a strong focus on the EU legislative framework;
Minimum 1 year prior experience;
Excellent spoken and written English and experience drafting reports in English;
Good writing skills;
Good knowledge of other European languages is an asset;
An independent, self-starter personality;
Well-organised, practical-minded and able to prioritise a busy and varied work-load;
Strong computer skills, particularly Microsoft Word and Excel.
Milieu would like to fill this position as soon as possible. Deadline for application is 10 September 2015.
Please apply via our automated application process at https://milieu.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0hrw1.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Milieu Ltd is an Equal Opportunity Employer.