Marketing Assistant – Strategic Innovations (Intern)

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16 Aug 2020

EURACTIV Media Network is a bridge between media organisations in more than 12 European capitals, specialised in EU policies and related national politics. We publish online in more than 12 languages. Our headquarters is in Brussels.

We are pro-European, critical and constructive. We are independent and transparent in our reporting as well as in our business with our diversified business model.

EURACTIV also offers a wide variety of services in order to support EU stakeholders in their communication strategy and their reputation building.


We are now seeking a Marketing Assistant – Strategic Innovations (paid internship) to assist the Vice President Strategic Innovations with key commercial and marketing tasks.

The position is based in our Brussels office.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting the Strategic Innovations Unit;
  • Conducting market research, updating our databases, and other ad-hoc requests;
  • Manage the communication and partnerships;
  • Assuring daily updates of advertisements;
  • Offering technical and post-sales assistance;
  • Animating the presence on social media;
  • Prospecting and acquiring new clients;
  • Compiling analytics report (website readership and social media);
  • Managing advertising inventory (website and newsletters);
  • Preparing presentations, brochures and general marketing materials;
  • Contributing to the organization of in-house and external events;
  • General office and administration tasks.


  • University education: Marketing, Business Management, or European studies;
  • Analytical mindset, very organized & detail-oriented;
  • Interest in (and possibly experience of) working with databases, CRM systems, and CMS software (ideally Wordpress);
  • Familiarity with Google Marketing Platform (Analytics, Data Studio, Ad Manager, etc);
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office, proficient in Excel;
  • Good knowledge of social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn);
  • Excellent written English, spoken French or other EU language an advantage;
  • Able to multitask and handle pressure with tight deadlines.

EURACTIV offers:

  • Interesting tasks in a multicultural setting;
  • Valuable insights into a Brussels-based EU affairs online media;
  • 6-month remunerated internship, with the potential to extend for a further 6 months.


The deadline for applications is Sunday 16 August. Interviews will be conducted between 24 and 28 August. The ideal start date is 1 September 2020.

How to apply:

Send your CV (including 2 references, 2 pages max) and cover letter explaining why you would like to work with us and what you can bring to this position at:

Please use the subject line “Marketing Assistant – Strategic Innovations application” and send your documents named as follow “Name+Surname CV” and “Name+Surname Cover letter”.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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