EACA Is On A Lookout For A Public Affairs Intern!

EACA Is On A Lookout For A Public Affairs Intern!

MS July 2024 Web & Content Assistant

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

The European Association of Communications Agencies (EACA), a Brussels-based organisation representing full-service advertising, media agencies, and agency associations in Europe, is currently recruiting a Public Affairs Intern to assist EACA’s Senior Public Affairs Advisor. The position is available to start in September, 2024, and the internship period is negotiable.

Key Responsibilities: The successful candidate will support the Senior Public Affairs Advisor in a variety of tasks, including but not limited to:

  • Assisting in organising different Public Affairs events and policy briefings taking place in the European Parliament.
  • Conducting research and preparing policy briefings.
  • Providing administrative support, including scheduling meetings and maintaining contact databases.
  • Assisting in drafting reports, newsletters, and other communication materials.
  • Supporting the coordination of public affairs projects and campaigns.
  • Engaging in lobbying activities, including organising meetings with politicians and stakeholders.

Required Skills and Qualifications: The ideal candidate must possess the following skills and qualifications:

  • Fluency in English, both oral and written, as it is the working language of the organisation.
  • Strong organisational and communication skills.
  • Excellent computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Ability to work effectively with people from different nationalities.
  • Strong research and analytical skills.
  • Attention to detail and a proactive attitude.
  • Currently pursuing or recently completed a degree in Political Science, Public Affairs, EU Studies, or a related field.
  • Interest in EU affairs, policy, and the advertising world.
  • Interest in lobbying and public affairs

Additional Information:

  • Interested candidates should send their CV and a short Cover Letter to Monika Magyar at monika.magyar@eaca.eu by 30 July.
  • Selected candidates will be invited for an online interview.

This internship offers a unique opportunity to gain valuable insight and be involved in the new legislative cycle of the EU (2024-2029). It is an excellent chance to get hands-on experience in public affairs, network with professionals in the field, and engage with policymakers and politicians. Join us at EACA and contribute to meaningful public affairs initiatives and events. We look forward to receiving your application!