Programme Assistant

European Policy Centre
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Apply by
    Oct-05-2017
  • Posted
    Sep 27

Position description

The EPC is looking for a programme assistant (equivalent to a paid internship) to join its Sustainable Prosperity for Europe programme, for a period of six months (with the possibility of a maximum 6-month extension), starting as soon as possible.

The successful candidate should have a solid academic background, a good understanding of EU institutions, basic knowledge in some of the themes covered by the programme and interest to work in organising events on the various policy areas:

  • industrial competitiveness;
  • digital agenda;
  • climate and energy policies;
  • environmental policy;
  • macro-economic policies and EU economic governance;
  • single market;
  • trade policy

Qualifications

  • University degree in a relevant subject;
  • Previous relevant work experience (internship would suffice) in organising events;
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written);
  • Strong interest in European affairs;
  • Good organisational and time management skills;
  • Self-disciplined, able to work both independently and in a multinational team;
  • Dynamic, flexible, reliable and attentive to details;
  • Fluency in English (oral and written); additional languages a plus.

The main duties are:

  • Supporting the analysts in organising events (drafting event proposals, invitations and programmes, contacting speakers, assisting during the events).

Application instructions

Candidates who meet the above requirements should send by e-mail a short motivation letter together with a CV to Maral Bedrossian (Ms).

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