Intern in Public Affairs

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26 Oct 2018

Intern, Public Affairs

Come and join FTI Consulting’s technology, media and telecoms team in Brussels!

Do you want to get your teeth into some of the most challenging and fascinating public policy issues currently being tackled in Europe – including privacy, data, AI and the regulation of platforms and media? Then come and join our team.

Who are we?

We’re a dynamic and multinational team of experts based in Brussels who advise a broad range of clients in the technology, media and telecoms space on how to navigate a plethora of public policy and communications challenges. We help our clients create sustainable relationships with policy makers, interest groups, industry and the media. The team has a wide range of experiences: we’ve worked in different roles at the EU institutions, in-house in companies, as well as in consulting and associations.

What does the work involve?

As an intern in our Brussels office, you will work on different client accounts, support senior colleagues in building new business opportunities and be involved in general day-to-day support of operations. Responsibilities in this role include:

  • Monitor and analyse institutional and regulatory developments for clients;
  • Write reports on research findings, both on general and specific subjects;
  • Organise meetings and events and take care of the logistics and follow-up;
  • Support in outreach to decision-makers and stakeholders;
  • Attend events and stakeholder meetings.

What Are We Looking For? 

  • Strong academic background
  • Good understanding of EU institutions/networks and policies
  • Prior experience or interest in the TMT (Technology, Media, Telecommunications) sector
  • EU institutional experience is an advantage
  • Fluent English and proficiency in at least one other EU language preferred

What Else Are We Looking For? 

  • Strong research, analytical and writing skills
  • Ability to deal with ever-changing priorities
  • Ability to select and summarise relevant information to regular deadlines
  • Efficient time-management
  • First-class Microsoft Office skills
  • Team spirit, determination and bit of fun!

What’s not to like?

If you’re interested in this challenging and varied role in a multicultural environment please send your CV and a one page covering letter describing your interest and eligibility for the job to:

Only relevant candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Why Strategic Communications? 

Click here to find out more. 

About Strategic Communications 

The Strategic Communications segment of FTI Consulting is one of the world’s most highly regarded communications consultancies with a 30-year track record of designing and executing communications strategies for clients managing financial, regulatory and reputational challenges. The Strategic Communications segment serves as trusted advisors to management teams and Boards of Directors seeking to seize opportunities, manage crises, navigate market disruptions, articulate their brand, stake a competitive position, and preserve their permission to operate. Services of the Strategic Communications segment include financial communications, corporate reputation and public affairs, with specialty offerings that include M&A communications, crisis communications, issues management, litigation communications, corporate governance, shareholder activism, proxy advisory, restructuring communications, employee engagement, change communications, strategy consulting, research, as well as digital and creative communications.

About FTI Consulting

FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 4,400 employees located in 26 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues, reputation management, strategic communications and restructuring. Our professionals are some of the most experienced leaders in their fields including: certified turnaround professionals, forensic accountants, corporate investigation specialists, intellectual property specialists, former political leaders, former chief executives, Nobel Laureate economists, banking and securities professionals, certified public accountants, e-discovery professionals, corporate, financial and crisis communications specialists, chartered financial analysts and industry experts. Since our founding in 1982, clients have turned to us for high-stakes issues that require specialized expertise. FTI Consulting was engaged to work on some of the biggest news stories of the last two decades including the Bernie Madoff investment securities scandal, the Stanford Financial Group investigation, the 2010 Gulf oil spill crisis, the Major League Baseball steroid investigation, and high profile corporate restructurings including Lehman Brothers, General Motors and CIT, just to name a few.

FTI Consulting does not accept unsolicited resumes from external firms or agencies. FTI Consulting will not be responsible for placement fees associated with unsolicited resumes.

FTI Consulting is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation. 

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