Communications / Policy Assistant

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20 Oct 2017

Communications/Policy Assistant – Europe Analytica

Entry level, full-time

Europe Analytica, a Brussels-based public affairs consultancy, is looking for a Communications/Policy Assistant to join our team of consultants. We work on a wide range of topics, but have a focus on audiovisual and media issues.

We are looking for an EU political savvy person with academic/professional experience in communications and a “can do” attitude with the potential to grow within the company. The applicant should also have strong communication and research skills, the ability to write press releases and concise articles, working independently and as part of a team.

Role will involve

  • Responsibility for several of our client communications
  • Ad hoc support on all clients to develop advocacy and communications strategies
  • Monitoring developments within the European institutions
  • Summarising reports, writing succinct notes and public affairs documents
  • Support on social media tasks with particular emphasis on Horizon 2020 projects
  • Website management
  • Occasionally general administrative work and office tasks

Requirements

  • University degree in media and communications would be an asset however, legal and political sciences, or EU studies will also be considered
  • Academic/professional experience with audiovisual policy and/or intellectual property rights desirable
  • Knowledge of the EU legislative process
  • Excellent analytical, writing and communication skills
  • Highly organised and past experience in roles as a journalist/communication officer or event management desirable
  • Ability to work under pressure and with tight deadlines
  • English native speaker
  • Knowledge of French or another European Union language is an advantage
  • Computer literacy, website management, knowledge of Microsoft Office and social media
  • Positive attitude, flexible, team player, sense of humour

Apply to:

  • Please send your CV and cover letter to
    jobs@europe-analytica.com, stating ‘Communications/Policy Assistant’ in the subject line
  • Europe Analytica offers an entry level salary based on experience and qualifications
  • Interviews will start as soon as relevant applications are received 
  • Due to the expected high number of applications, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews. No calls please

 

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