Internship Position - Transport & Environment - Public Affairs Department

Grayling Belgium
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Internship
  • Posted
    Apr 14

Position description

The global Public Affairs and Communications Consultancy, Grayling, is looking to appoint in its Brussels office one paid intern, ideally able to start as of May 2021 for a six-month period.

The intern would become a key member of a client team. His/Her role would involve supporting on the day-to-day client work and support on new business development. He/she would mainly work in our Transport and Energy-Environment practices.

He/She should be “hands-on” and be comfortable in liaising with external stakeholders on behalf of Grayling and clients and in representing Grayling in outside fora.

Skills & Experience - The candidate must:

  • Be a young graduate (Master’s level) in relevant subjects (e.g. Political Science, EU Affairs, International Relations, Political Communications, etc.);
  • Have a good understanding of and an interest in the EU institutional system and EU transport and environmental policies;
  • Have a good understanding and interest in Public Affairs/Public Relations and demonstrate willingness to learn;
  • Have at least one previous experience (internship etc.) in the PA sector or an EU institution in Brussels, preferably in the transport sector.

Personal qualities - The candidate must:

  • Be an enthusiastic team player and quick learner;
  • Be able to take initiatives and demonstrate pro-activeness;
  • Be native or fluent in English; fluency in other EU languages (Spanish in particular) also desirable;
  • Have good organisational and inter-personal skills;
  • Be at ease when working in a multi-national team; and
  • Have a “work hard to play hard!” attitude.

 

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