Digital Marketing & Content Distribution Trainee

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Job Location

Expiration Date

20 Jul 2018

EURACTIV is the media network for Europe. We speak your language, publishing online news free of charge and facilitating EU debates for policy professionals across Europe. With 2,4 million page views and 952,449 unique visitors per month, EURACTIV is a leader among online media specialised in EU policy. Together with its media partners, EURACTIV reaches over 1.7 million users across Europe and beyond, every month.

EURACTIV is looking for a:

Digital Marketing & Content Distribution Trainee
Audience development, Community Management, Reporting & Statistics

We are currently looking for a dynamic candidate with a knack for digital marketing and online content distribution, versatile both on- and off-line, and with advanced knowledge of social media tools and platforms, a taste for design, and an aptitude for analytics. This 6-months traineeship can be followed by a full-time position.

What are the benefits of working at EURACTIV?

You will be working in a vibrant international media office, in a multicultural team, full of talented colleagues you can learn from. You will be in the middle of EU affairs, both physically (our office is in the EU quarter) and through your work. You will be able to bring your contribution to one of the most respected EU affairs media in Europe and bring our news, multimedia content and newsletters in front of the relevant stakeholders. This experience will give you a great career boost and your work will be valued.


Audience development & Online content distribution

  • Grow the quality and reach of our digital distribution efforts of our articles, newsletters and multimedia content via free and paid channels
  • Run campaigns to increase number of social media followers and newsletter subscribers

Community management

  • Manage EURACTIV’s social media presence
  • Work closely with the Events managers to communicate on our events (before, during and after) and increase engagement of participants via live tweeting.
  • Ensure that client deliverables are met in terms of social media outreach and events communications; be agile in reporting on social media impact.

Reporting and statistics

  • Provide timely and relevant viewership reports
  • Test different reporting and data analysis tools, adjusted for a media


  • You are an enthusiastic digital communicator that is willing to learn paid content distribution.
  • You know your way around several social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn etc.) and tools that automate posting
  • You Understand EURACTIV’s editorial mission and target audiences
  • You Have some knowledge of EU institutions, policy making and media
  • You’re adaptable and able to continually problem-solve and navigate the ever-changing digital space.
  • You’re hard-working, a team-player, based in Brussels
  • You’re fluent in English (written and verbal). Knowledge of French, German and other EU spoken languages is a plus.
  • Experience with the Wordpress platform and an eye for good design are a plus.


  • Please send your CV and motivation letter to Anne-Françoise Massotte, HR Manager at:
  • The position is available asap. 
  • Deadline 20 July 2018, albeit applications welcome immediately.

Before you apply, read the latest news about EU policies on EURACTIV.COM.

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