Internship – Public Affairs Department

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    Brussels, Belgium
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    May 12

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 August / September 2022 for a 4 to 6 month period. 

The intern would support consultants in the day-to-day support to our clients, including monitoring of legislative developments, research, development of stakeholder mappings & audits, media and social media support, event organisation support and new business development. They would work in one or two of our thematic practices: Health, Food, New technologies, Transport, or Energy-Environment. 

Skills & Experience - The candidate must:
Be a university student (Master’s level) in relevant subjects (e.g., Political Science, EU Affairs, International Relations, Political Communications, etc.) and able to provide a Convention de Stage. 

Have a good understanding of and an interest in the EU institutional system and EU policies. 

Have a good understanding and interest in Public Affairs/Public Relations and demonstrate willingness to learn. 

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 also desirable 

Have good organisational and inter-personal skills 

Be at ease when working in a multi-national team 

What are we offering in return? 

Be part of an award-winning team of 25+ consultants 

An outstanding team spirit 

The chance to work for an exciting range of brands and organisations 

An exciting and challenging role – with personal development and career opportunities at the end of the internship 


Application instructions

Should you be interested in this position, please apply by 11 June by sending an email to [email protected] with your CV and a cover letter in English. 

We will review the applications we receive on a rolling basis. 


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