Internship offer - Health and social policy

ESIP is looking for a highly motivated and results-driven intern to support its activities in the field of health and social policy from January-April 2020. 

This is a 4-month internship with a possibility of extension into a contract in 2020.

Responsibilities

  1. Supporting ESIP’s communications policy and advocacy work including: 1) participating in meetings with EU institutions and partners; 2) attending conferences and meetings; 3) informing ESIP’s members about public consultations and assisting in the coordination of joint responses; 4) assisting in the coordination of ESIP position papers and statements;
  2. Providing support for ESIP’s Committees, General Assembly and Working Groups;
  3. Assisting in the organisation of ESIP’s meetings and conferences;
  4. Assisting the ESIP Public Affairs and Communications Officer e.g. drafting press releases and articles for the ESIP newsletter; creating web content; contributing to social media communications.
  5. Supporting the ESIP President, Vice-President and Director.

Requirements

  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Academic degree in EU Affairs, Public Affairs, Political Science or Communication;
  • Bilingual or native level of written and spoken English; knowledge of other languages considered an asset;
  • Excellent computer literacy (experience of Office 365 a plus), knowledge of website editing will be a plus;

Where?

ESIP Brussels Office

How to apply?

Please send a letter of motivation, CV and any examples of written work (e.g.: articles, publications, web links) in English to christine.dawson(AT)esip.eu. 

The letter of motivation should clearly demonstrate why you want the internship and how your skills and experience are relevant to the position.

Closing date for applications: 4 December 2019