Internship on Open Science

Technopolis Group

Internship on Open Science

(6 Months)

Technopolis Group

Brussels, Belgium

Technopolis Consulting Group Belgium is currently looking for a highly motivated Intern with interest in Open Science and Research and Innovation Policy to join the growing team on Open Science and contribute to relevant projects and activities, including a flagship contract for the realisation of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC).

About Technopolis Group

Technopolis Group is an independent research and consultancy company. The organisation has grown steadily over the past 30 years and is continuing to expand internationally, with more than 200 staff working across 12 offices.

Technopolis Group is a European leader in providing strategic R&I policy advice to public sector institutions at the regional, national, and international levels (such as the European Commission) – as well as to third-sector organisations, public-private partnerships, and research organisations.

Technopolis Group’s key areas of activity from a thematic perspective are Research and Innovation, Green Economy, Health, Higher Education, and Digitalisation of the Economy.

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The Brussels Office

Technopolis Consulting Group Belgium is recognised for its evaluation and impact assessment practice, and capacity to design and deliver complex, multi-country studies on the business and environmental impact of policies, legislation, programmes, and research and technology organisations.

Our international team of more than 35 highly skilled professionals has extensive experience in the areas of:

  • Research and innovation;
  • Industrial development and transformation;
  • Digitalisation of the society;
  • Regional policy and transition;
  • Higher education and skills;
  • Environmental change, eco-innovation and sustainable development;
  • Entrepreneurship, SMEs and industry modernisation.

Over the years, the Brussels office has been specialising in Open Science, with a growing portfolio of activities (coordination, support, policy advice, and monitoring), and notably the realisation of the European Open Science Cloud.

Typical Key Tasks

  • Participating in a flagship, multi-million contract, working together with a team of consultants, administrative support staff, senior company management, and external stakeholders;
  • Supporting the preparation and reporting of meetings, communication and dissemination activities, data collection and analysis, and policy and strategy formulation;
  • Conducting desk research on a specific topic and assisting in literature reviews related to Open Science and the European Open Science Cloud.

Candidate Profile

  • Recently finalised university education or a student currently in the last year of a Master programme, preferably with knowledge of quantitative and qualitative research methods and/or information management;
  • Interest in new developments in European Commission policies, in particular in Open Science, technology and innovation, and competitiveness;
  • Interest in communication, stakeholder engagement, and network development activities;
  • Team player;
  • Proficiency in Excel, Word, and Power Point;
  • Full proficiency of English in speaking and writing. Knowledge of any other EU language is a plus;
  • Willingness to learn about new topics and methods, and gain new skills.

Technopolis Group Offers

  • The successful candidate will work for 6 months as a paid intern in our Brussels office;
  • The role provides the opportunity to gain experience in working with European service contract studies and develop analytical skills in monitoring, designing and evaluating STI policies, within a team of like-minded professionals.

We are looking for someone to start in September 2021.

If you are interested, please send your EU format CV and a short motivation letter to no later than 12 August 2021.

Applicants should have the EU citizenship or a valid work permit to apply.

Only the short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Don't forget to mention EuroBrussels when applying.

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