Junior Consultant

Harwood Levitt Consulting
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    Jul 19

Position description

You will be taking on a dynamic role, involving hands-on experience in strategic public affairs dossiers and regular client interaction. It requires a business-minded team member with an interest in European/Global political affairs. You can think quickly, ensure high-quality delivery, and who enjoy a strategic challenge while recognising the importance of lunchtime dog-walking. 

Specifically, the responsibilities will involve:

  • Supporting the development and implementation of client projects and campaigns;
  • Drafting communications material and policy briefs;
  • Media and policy analysis;
  • Participating in the development of client advice through the capture and understanding of strategic brainstorms and workshops;
  • Preparing, researching, and supporting new business development;
  • Administrative support.

Qualifications

The skills we are looking for include:

  • A demonstrable understanding of the business and political landscape in Europe and beyond;
  • Strong writing skills, including experience in writing PowerPoint reports;
  • Strong research abilities, especially media analysis and political processes;
  • Excellent attention to detail and highly organised;
  • Proven organisational skills, and ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently;
  • Ability to operate in a highly collaborative environment with multiple priorities;
  • A positive “can-do” attitude, excellent interpersonal & persuasive skills, and a willingness to take personal initiative and responsibility.

The candidate: We are looking for a quick learner and enthusiastic self-starter with the following required qualities:

  • A Master’s degree and a strong, demonstrable interest in business and political issues;
  • 1-year previous experience highly advantageous;
  • English language skills at native-speaker level;
  • Second EU language advantageous;
  • Advanced IT skills in MS Office, particularly Word and PowerPoint; knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and social media;
  • Right to legally work in Belgium.

Application instructions

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