Policy Intern

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Expiration Date

22 Jan 2019


The Federation of the European Sporting Goods Industry (FESI) is the association representing the interests of the sporting goods industry in Europe, advancing its members’ priorities and promoting initiatives that benefit the sector, EU citizens and the society as a whole. FESI is the unique stakeholder that provides sporting goods companies with the possibility to leverage their expertise into one steady and coherent voice in Brussels. For more information about FESI, please visit our website.

FESI is currently looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated intern to join our Brussels-based secretariat and provide support on EU affairs and communication.

We offer a paid internship for a minimum period of 6 months starting on March 1st.  


  • Student or recent graduate in European Studies, Political Science, Law or relevant related diploma
  • Very good knowledge of EU institutions and decision-making process
  • Excellent research and analytical skills
  • Fluency in written and spoken English is essential, additional EU languages (especially French) are an asset
  • Ability to work effectively in a small and international team


You will be expected to contribute to the overall functioning of FESI by:

  • Supporting FESI in all lobbying activities related to the following policy areas: digital, trade, product compliance, corporate responsibility and sport.
  • Monitoring EU legislation and relevant developments; gathering market data
  • Liaising with European institutions and FESI members
  • Taking part in FESI’s Steering Committees’ activities
  • Providing support for some communications activities (web mastering, liaison with external suppliers...)
  • Assisting with the organisation of events and meetings
  • Providing administrative support when required

If you would like to apply for this position, please send your CV and cover letter before 31/01/2019 to: gatti@fesi-sport.org

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