Tuesday, 22 March 2016
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION : 4APRIL 2016
EUROCHAMBRES is the Brussels-based association of European Chambers of Commerce & Industry. EUROCHAMBRES has member organisations in 43 countries representing a network of 1,700 regional and local Chambers with 20 million member companies. More Info on www.eurochambres.eu
Internship at EUROCHAMBRES
EUROCHAMBRES is looking for an intern for its Policy Department from mid-April 2016. The internship would be for a period of three months, renewable once for up to a further three months. The intern will receive a gross allowance of €760 plus luncheon vouchers.
What does the internship involve?
Research into EU policy issues concerning businesses and chambers, both inside and outside the single market
Monitoring EU institutional activities
Attending and reporting on relevant EU institutional meetings and external events
Organisation of meetings and events (invitations, registrations, catering, minutes etc)
General support to the Policy Department
What are we are looking for?
European politics/law academic background
Familiarity with the EU institutions and processes
Interest in business issues
Strong organisational and interpersonal skills
Reliability, adaptability and capacity to prioritise
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and ideally also French
What’s in it for you?
The opportunity to work in a dynamic, international team for a highly respected EU level organisation
First hand experience of the EU public affairs environment in Brussels
Involvement in some of the biggest challenges to business in Europe
Direct contact with the EU institutions
Please send your CV and a short letter (no more than one page) outlining why you’re interested in the position and why we should be interested in you to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4 April 2016.
Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.