Communication Internship

EuroMed Rights
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
  • Posted
    Jun 25

Position description

EuroMed Rights is looking to recruit a bright and enthusiastic intern to assist the Communication team in its work. The internship will start on 1 August 2019 for a period of 5 months.

Description of tasks

The intern will assist the Communication team under the overall supervision of, and according to priorities set by the management, including the following tasks:

  • Support the Communication team in their tasks, e.g. translation management, practical and logistical organisation of activities;
  • Participate in meetings, take notes and prepare press reviews;
  • Draft/proofread press releases and statements in English, based on content received from programme officers;
  • Monitor communication opportunities e.g. international days and agendas in relation to the European Union, and international and regional bodies;
  • Maintain and update the media database, the website and social media accounts;
  • Respond to any requests linked to the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Profile, Skills and Background

  • University Degree (may be ongoing) in Communication, Journalism, European Studies, Human Rights, Law, Political and Social Science – other degrees may also be considered;
  • Keen interest and preferably proven work experience in Communication;
  • Excellent command of English (native level proficiency), fluency (spoken and written) in French;
  • Computer and social media literacy (Office Suite, InDesign, Photoshop, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube);
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in writing and orally;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Strong attention to details;
  • Self-motivated, proactive, well-organised, able to work independently and efficiently under pressure.

Application instructions

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