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Expiration Date

25 Nov 2019


UNESDA – Soft Drinks Europe is the European association that represents leading soft drinks companies and national soft drink associations from across the EU28 and beyond.

UNESDA is looking for an intern to support its growing public policy and communication activities, with the prospect of a permanent full-time position.


  • Support the public affairs and communication functions
  • Monitor and report on policies and media coverage, both at EU and national level
  • Support the advocacy activities (briefings, setting up meetings, etc.)
  • Contribute to the building of internal materials and external positions for the sector
  • Managing the social media function (creating Gifs, Twitter), updating the website
  • Assist in the organisation of events (in Brussels and within the EU)
  • Participate in internal and external meetings and draft minutes


  • Recent graduate in EU-related studies.  Strong understanding of EU institutions, policies and decision-making processes is essential
  • Interest in health and sustainability policies is a plus
  • Strong writing, project management and communication skills
  • Social media creation skills are a plus
  • Self-starter and ability to work to tight deadlines both independently as well as part of a team
  • Fluent spoken and written English is essential – other languages are welcome
  • Ability to work and engage with a range of stakeholders in a multinational environment


  • A full-time paid internship; with the prospect of a permanent full-time position
  • Opportunities to be involved in - and contribute to - interesting tasks and projects
  • Excellent team spirit
  • Starting date: January 2020
  • Duration: 6 months minimum


Deadline for application: 25/11/2019

To apply: Please send your CV and cover letter to
 mentioning UNESDA INTERNSHIP_2020_last name

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