Healthcare Internship

European Healthcare Distribution Association
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Internship
  • Apply by
    Jan-30-2020
  • Posted
    Jan 03

Position description

GIRP, the European Healthcare Distribution Association, is accepting applications from candidates currently seeking traineeship which is required as a mandatory part of their university/undergraduate curriculum. GIRP is currently accepting such applications from highly motivated undergraduate/graduate candidates seeking a 6-month internship, starting in March 2020. Candidates should show practical skills, high motivation for work, flexibility, a dynamic attitude, and team spirit. Please note that GIRP can only accept candidates who are enrolled in a university study programme for the entire duration of the traineeship.

Responsibilities

  • Assist with the organisation of the GIRP Annual Conference, GIRP Supply Chain Conference, workshops and conferences;
  • Researching, editing, and writing input for GIRP’s numerous publications;
  • Compilation of PowerPoint presentations for internal meetings and external conferences;
  • Perform research to support ongoing projects;
  • Participation in conferences, seminars, and workshops with relevance to health policy;
  • Maintenance of GIRP’s internet presence;
  • Administrative support and office management.

Qualifications

  • First-hand experience of the Brussels lobbying scene;
  • Insight into the European pharmaceutical market and health policy sector in general and the sector of pharmaceutical full-line wholesaling in particular;
  • Opportunities to be involved in hands-on projects from start to finish;
  • Excellent team spirit in a multinational environment;
  • Only housing & transportation costs are covered.

Must-have qualities

  • Undergraduate/graduate student, the candidate must be enrolled at a university for the entire duration of the traineeship;
  • The traineeship must be mandatory in the candidate’s study programme;
  • Candidates must be fluent in English;
  • Excellent knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications;
  • Self-starter, high level of independence and responsibility.

Desirable qualities

  • Experience in event organisation;
  • Affinity for graphic design (Photoshop, InDesign);
  • Aptitude with social networking tools such as Twitter and Facebook;
  • Good English writing and editing skills;
  • Knowledge of French and/or German is desirable, other languages are an asset.

Application instructions

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter outlining why you are the best candidate to Ms Giulia Colombo ([email protected]) prior to 30 January 2020.

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