Junior Consultant

Harwood Levitt Consulting
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    Oct 31

Position description

Do you long to work in an exciting and creative environment?

Are you interested in European/global political and business affairs?

Then you are the person we are looking for!

We are offering a paid traineeship contract with various opportunities to progress and take on responsibilities, within our developing firm. This is a dynamic role, involving hands-on experience in strategic public affairs dossiers and regular client interaction. It requires a team member who can think quickly, ensure high quality delivery, and who enjoys a strategic challenge while recognizing the importance of lunchtime dog-walking.

Specifically, the responsibilities will involve:

  • Support the development and implementation of client projects and campaigns;
  • Draft communications material and policy briefs;
  • Media and policy analysis;
  • Participation in the development of client advice through capture and understanding of strategic brainstorms and workshops;
  • Preparation, research and support on new business development;
  • Administrative support.

Qualifications

  • If you have a Master’s degree and a strong interest in business and political issues, we are looking for a quick learner and enthusiastic self-starter. 1-year previous experience advantageous.

Required skills and qualities:

  • English language skills at native-speaker level;
  • German native-speaker level highly advantageous;
  • Strong writing skills, including experience in writing PowerPoint reports;
  • Strong research abilities, especially media analysis and political processes;
  • Excellent attention to detail and highly organised;
  • Proven organisational skills, and ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently;
  • Ability to operate in a highly collaborative environment with multiple priorities;
  • A positive “can do” attitude, excellent interpersonal & persuasive skills, and a willingness to take personal initiative and responsibility;
  • Advanced IT skills in MS Office, particularly Word and PowerPoint; knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and WordPress an asset;
  • Right to legally work in Belgium.

Application instructions

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