Communications Assistant

AmCham EU
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Apply by
    Nov-11-2022
  • Posted
    Nov 01

Position description

AmCham EU speaks for American companies committed to Europe on trade, investment and competitiveness issues. It aims to ensure a growth-orientated business and investment climate in Europe. AmCham EU facilitates the resolution of transatlantic issues that impact business and plays a role in creating better understanding of EU and US positions on business matters. Aggregate US investment in Europe totalled more than €3.4 trillion in 2021, directly supports more than 4.9 million jobs in Europe, and generates billions of euros annually in income, trade and research and development.

Job Description:

AmCham EU is seeking a dynamic young professional to support its internal and external communications activities. The Communications Assistant will support members of the team to manage communications channels, produce written content for a range of audiences and coordinate editorial projects. She/he will have the opportunity to develop skills in the field of communications and campaigns at the EU level.

Main tasks:

  • Written communications - writes and edits internal and external communications, including articles, correspondence and corporate materials;
  • Digital communications - supports the production of recurring newsletters as well as updates the website;
  • Social media - produces content and writes for social media accounts such as Twitter and LinkedIn;
  • Research - research and disseminate information on key EU issues; and
  • Support and information - provides support on a range of communications projects, including campaigns and publications, and manages information flows.

Qualifications/Skills/Experience Required:

  • Outstanding writing and editorial skills, ideally with proven experience;
  • Good understanding of social media management and current trends;
  • Some understanding of EU policy;
  • Strong organisational and administrative skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and diplomacy;
  • Experience with content marketing platforms and content management systems;
  • Knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite a plus;
  • Ideal candidate will have less than 2 years of professional experience.

Languages: Fluent English (both written and spoken); another EU language an advantage.
Start date: as soon as possible

Application instructions

To apply: Interested candidates should send a cover letter and CV (maximum two pages) by e-mail to [email protected] with Communications Assistant in the subject line.
Deadline for applications: Friday 11 November COB.

Please note that due to the large volume of applications we receive, AmCham EU will contact only successful candidates.

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