Internship in Sustainability - MARKETS TEAM

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10 Jul 2020

About the position:

  • Assisting project managers in their project activities e.g. developing concepts, preparing presentations, monitoring of relevant news and legislation.
  • Research and report writing on a wide range of topics, e.g. Non-Financial Reporting, Investor relations, Sustainable Finance, Transparency including Tax
  • Research and account meeting preparation that provide members insights in the added value of the portfolio of CSR Europe services
  • Webinar, workshop and training organisation and delivery
  • Project administration, including update of internal documents, databases
  • Assisting with communication activities e.g. contributing to the newsletter, website articles, website updates
  • Attending external meetings and events

What do we offer:

  • A paid, six-month internship based in our office in Brussels - interns at CSR Europe are paid a monthly stipend of 812,90 Euro.
  • A challenging international job in a small, dynamic young and multinational team
  • Working with a network of around 35+ multinational corporations and 40+ European National Partner Organisations across 32 countries on several different projects
  • An excellent learning opportunity for a student/recent graduate who is interested in CSR, as well as dealing with national CSR organisations, international companies, European policies, communication and research.

Additional benefits:

  • Reimbursement of the subscription for the public transport (49 EUR / month)
  • 4 extra-legal holidays
  • 5 days closure of the office for Christmas

What kind of person are we looking for:


  • You are highly motivated and have a passion for sustainability topics
  • You preferably have experience in event organisation
  • You are a team player


  • Good language skills: Fluency in English is essential (other languages desirable)
  • Good research skills: ability to find relevant information and summarise the essence
  • Good analytical skills: ability to work with data on benchmarks and company assessments
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written): ability to provide both information in a timely, clear and concise manner; and to express ideas effectively, adjusting style, tools and mode to the needs of others
  • Good IT skills: Demonstrable experience with MS Office suite esp. strong skills with MS Excel and PowerPoint required.
  • Experience with project management tools and/or website software is an advantage.
  • Good presentation skills: Ability to speak and present concepts publicly
  • Good multi-tasking skills: Capacity to rapidly respond to a variety of diverse tasks

Requirements for the application:

  • The applicant must be either a recent postgraduate or a student who is required to complete an internship in order to finish their postgraduate studies.
  • The applicant should have an academic background in a relevant field (business, economics, sustainability studies, environmental sciences, media and communications). You may explain the link of your studies to sustainability in your cover letter.
  • Cover letter (max. 1 page)
  • Curriculum Vitae (max. 2 pages)
  • The applicant must be available to work for a period of 6 months
  • The applicant must have the legal authorisation to work in Belgium


To apply, please send your application to Lorena Sorrentino.


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