DIGITALEUROPE is the leading trade association representing digitally transforming industries in Europe.
We stand for a regulatory environment that enables European businesses and citizens to prosper from digital technologies. We wish Europe to grow, attract and sustain the world’s best digital talents and technology companies.
Together with our members, we shape the industry policy positions on all relevant legislative matters and contribute to the development and implementation of relevant EU policies. Our membership represents over 36,000 businesses who operate and invest in Europe. It includes 101 corporations which are global leaders in their field of activity, as well as 41 national trade associations from across Europe.
Overall support to the Projects team with project communication, stakeholder engagement, research and administration.
Organisation of events, meetings, agendas, and presentations.
Drafting reports and newsletter articles.
Conducting desk research on topics related to digital skills, green, health and other topics related to projects.
Support administration with timesheets and other administrative documents, task management and budget updates.
Communicate with consortium members on project related tasks.
Execute social media tasks.
Details of training and supervision: You will join a growing and dynamic team of 50 and will get hands-on training by staff. Your work will be supervised by a Project or Communication Manager supported by the full project team.
Opportunities to practice foreign language skills: The working language is English, but there are plenty of opportunities to practice French and other languages spoken in the multicultural office and Brussels environment.
Nationality restrictions or visa requirements if outside of the EU: Only EU nationals or students who have the necessary paperwork in place to legally take a placement in Belgium will be considered.
Remuneration: Paid internship (in addition to any possible funding received from your sending university).
Student enrolled in a programme in Business administration, Communications or Political Science with strong interest in administration, project management and communications.
You are very organised, have a natural sense of structure and time estimation.
You are hands-on, highly motivated, friendly and approachable.
You have good editing and proof-reading skills.
You have strong analytical skills, attention to detail and a results-driven mindset.
You can conduct desk research and contribute information to policy papers on digital skills and jobs.
Starting date: From 1 September 2023 (flexible) for 11 months
Deadline for applications: 31 March 2023
Send your application titled ‘Placement position – Projects’ to the attention of Helena Lovegrove via this link