Journalist (Eastern Europe topics)

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01 Oct 2019

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 specialized in EU policy. Together with its media partners, EURACTIV reaches over 1.7 million users across Europe and beyond, every month.

We are now looking for a young and motivated

Journalist (Intern)/ Paid Internship / Full-time position

To join our dynamic team in Brussels covering a variety of topics related to Eastern Europe.

Tasks include:

  • Monitoring media and EU policy announcements
  • Doing research on relevant topics
  • Writing stories
  • Conducting interviews


  • Native or near-native English and Russian (any other European language is a plus)
  • Data journalism, first experience in writing articles, blogs or other but as minimum a proven interest in journalism
  • Solid knowledge of EU institutions, policies, legislation and procedures
  • Being entitled with a work permit in Belgium 


  • Interesting tasks in a multicultural environment (international team of 50 people)
  • Insight into EU politics
  • Insight into the work of a Brussels-based media, specialising in EU Affairs
  • 6 months to one year opportunity (paid internship)

How to apply:

Please send your CV with a short covering letter to and in CC  by no later than 1st of October 2019.

Please use the following structure for the subject of your email: [Global Europe Journalist Application] + [Name] + [Family Name]

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