Work Еxperience Placement – Communications & Events

  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
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  • Posted
    Jan 10

Position description

EUROCITIES, the network of major European cities, is offering a work experience placement communications & events as part of the communications team for a period of up to five months, starting on 1 March 2017.

The placement will cover the following tasks

  • assisting in marketing our call for awards 2017
  • assisting in the preparation of key events, in particular the Cooperation Platform
  • supporting our graphics work
  • assisting in our e-communications
  • maintaining our contact database
  • giving general support to the communications team


  • excellent English, other languages an advantage
  • good IT skills, experience with graphic programmes desirable
  • good organisational skills
  • flexible and inquisitive personality
  • team spirit

We offer

  • insights into the daily work of a communications team
  • international environment
  • opportunities to work with cities and European institutions
  • assistance with living expenses of up to €200 per month under the Belgian legislation
  • assistance with local public transport expenses
  • assistance with lunch expenses
  • a Belgian mobile phone number, with credit for calls and internet 
  • up to €300 reimbursement for travel home once during the contract

Application instructions

Please send your motivation letter and CV by 9:00, Monday 6 February 2017 to:

Patricia de Wouters 
e-mail: [email protected]

e-mail subject : 'WEP comms'

Interviews will be held on 13 and 14 February. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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