Intern (EU Project & Event)

Intercultural Dialogue Platform
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
  • Posted
    Oct 01

Position description

Intercultural Dialogue Platform is an NGO in Brussels, founded in 2005 to foster debate and analysis on intercultural dialogue, preventing extremism and other types of intolerance for a peaceful and respectful coexistence in European societies. By so doing, it aims to make practical contributions to the decision-making processes on relevant developments and issues impacting on community relations in Europe. The association also represents 8 European dialogue organizations associated with the Hizmet movement. (a.k.a. Gülen movement).

IDP offers an internship possibility for university graduates in its office in Brussels. This is a position for 6 months. The candidates we are looking for will have:

  • A graduate degree ideally in EU affairs, political science, economics, public policy or similar areas.
  • Positive attitude and keen interest in the EU and its policies
  • Knowledge and experience on drafting project proposals on EU level (Preferably Erasmus + KA2 Program)
  • The ability to conduct research and analysis
  • The ability to learn quickly and work within a team
  • Satisfactory English speaking and writing skills. A good command of French or Dutch. Other languages will be asset!
  • Good social skills and the motivation to work in a multicultural environment

You will have to:

  • Map relevant EU funds/subsidies
  • Draft and develop European project proposals that are in line with EU policies and IDP’s objectives
  • Assist the organization in project & event management
  • Conduct interviews and write event reports
  • Assist in developing the communication and social media strategy
  • Help with the institutional relations (PR and network advocacy)
  • Conduct research on topics related to the corporate targets & EU policies
  • Web site content management, photo and video capturing/editing

Application instructions

You can send your CV and cover letter to [email protected]

Please consider that only the selected CVs will be notified for further process and interview.

*Transport and lunch costs will be reimbursed to the intern as 300 € /month.

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