Vacancy for EU Policy and Communication Intern in Brussels, Belgium

Central Europe Energy Partners, an international non-profit association that represents the interests of the energy and energy-intensive companies from Central and Eastern Europe is looking for an Intern (paid) to support the policy and communication team.
Tasks and Responsibilities: 
  • Monitoring of EU energy and climate policy developments, particularly legislative process in the Parliament and the Council;
  • Contributing to the internal bulletins and publications;
  • Preparing the notes, analyses, and articles on the EU energy policy and Central European energy sector;
  • Participation in Parliament’s committee sessions (ITRE, ENVI), Commission working groups (CESEC, BEMIP), and in conferences, seminars and workshops on energy and climate;
  • Preparing articles and press releases on CEEP activities and information on the region’s energy sector;
  • Supporting coordinators within the preparation of events and conferences (if required by the supervisor);
  • Supporting the updating of the knowledge center database;
  • Supporting the effective day-to-day workflow, under the supervisor’s control;
Qualifications and Competencies:
  • Understanding of EU energy policy and Central European energy sector;
  • Advanced knowledge of English (written and spoken). Knowledge of Central European languages would be considered as an asset;
  • Perfect knowledge of computer programs, especially Microsoft Office;
  • A highly-developed sense of responsibility and initiative;
  • Good organisational and interpersonal skills, as well as flexibility and availability,
  • Competence in writing routine correspondence and notes.
Candidates should send their CV and motivation letter to: using the reference ‘Brussels Intern’.
Deadline for applications: 15 August 2018. 
Please apply only if your profile matches the description. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Interviews will be held in person in Brussels or via phone or Skype.