Programme Assistant

European Policy Centre
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career
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  • Posted
    Aug 30

Position description

The EPC is looking for a Programme Assistant (equivalent to a paid internship) to join its European Migration and Diversity Programme, for a period of 6 months, starting in September/October.

This is an entry-level position targeted at recent graduates or graduates having acquired first work experience through internships.

The successful candidate should have a demonstrated knowledge of and interest in EU migration and asylum policies, e.g., through prior internships or course choices, a solid academic background, a good understanding of EU institutions and decision-making processes, and an interest in organising events and carrying out desk research on various topics related to EU immigration policies.

The candidate should have the following profile:

  • Post-graduate degree in political science or law;
  • Previous relevant work experience in policy analysis, organising events and research (internship would suffice) would be a plus;
  • Excellent analytical and writing skills;
  • 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, native speaker level).

Main duties:

  • Supporting EPC analysts in organising events (including drafting event proposals, invitations and programmes, contacting speakers, assisting during the events);
  • Background research, analysis of data and support in writing publications;
  • Support in writing project and funding proposals.

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