Internship Public Affairs – Technology, Competition and Foreign Affairs
BCW - Burson Cohn & Wolfe
Burson Cohn & Wolfe (formerly Burson-Marsteller), an award-winning public affairs and communications consultancy, is hiring an intern to support our Government Relations practice.
Monitoring and research on EU policy developments on behalf of clients as well as for new business purposes;
Writing reports and preparing briefings;
Mapping relevant stakeholders;
Draft content for digital and social campaigns;
Assisting in event and conferences organisation and attending them in a professional capacity;
Attending team meetings and brainstorming sessions;
Involvement in client work and participation in client interface.
Competencies & Skills
Have an interest in and a sound understanding of the EU policy and decision-making processes - Prior exposure or experience to relevant policies and EU institutions would be an asset (Eg in another consultancy, a trade association, NGO or in-house advocacy);
Background in European studies, International Relations or another relevant field of study;
Strong research abilities and analytical skills;
Excellent communications skills in English - both spoken and written;
Experience with digital and social campaigns and tools;
Critical thinking with a desire and ability to learn within a fast-paced team environment;
Eagerness to work in a super international (and fun) team;
Proactivity and resourcefulness are highly desirable.