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Intern Vacancies at The Good Lobby  

 

About Us:

 

The Good Lobby is a registered international non-profit committed to equalizing access to  power for a more democratic, and inclusive Europe, through the enhancement of the advocacy capacity of civil society and more responsible corporate lobbying. 

To do this The Good Lobby delivers pro bono matchmaking and trainings, and supports the development of the ethical lobbying framework in terms of lobbying regulation and transparency. The Good Lobby also provides communications support and advocacy advice to the EU non profit sector. 

The Good Lobby has an immediate opening for  one or more Interns to support our team on projects involving lobbying, advocacy, communication, and other client-related work.

 

 

Interns Will Be Responsible For:

 

  • Support in designing and implementing advocacy strategies
  • Support in analysing EU policy developments, specifically in the field of digital policies and consumer affairs
  • Monitoring and research on policy developments, Twitter debates and EU media
  • Support in designing communication strategies
  • Drafting social media content on different channels (Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram)
  • Writing website content, newsletters, and impact stories 
  • Assisting in the preparation of advocacy workshop materials and delivery

 

 

What We Are Looking For:

 

  • Perfect command of English. Other languages an advantage
  • Current Master’s candidate, or recent Master’s graduate, preferably in political science, law, or communications
  • Expert command of Microsoft Office Pack, particularly Powerpoint
  • Experience with graphic design softwares is a plus
  • Ability to work autonomously and on multiple projects in an international context
  • Knowledge of how the EU works and interest in European politics
  • Prior experience in an EU NGO, EU institution or a consultancy
  • Prior experience in policy, advocacy or communications roles
  • Volunteering experience is highly valued

 

 

What We Offer: 

 

A 3-6 month paid internship, with the opportunity to work on multiple projects and gain exposure to multiple types of organisations across Europe

 

We are a small team! Our interns dive right into our projects. You can expect to gain valuable professional experience and consistent feedback that will further your career in EU affairs, as well as the opportunity to attend events, workshops, and lectures (if all goes well, we might even be able to go in person again!)

 

Although the work will be carried out within our Brussels team, we are currently working remotely. However, as our Brussels office will reopen in the fall, preference will be given to candidates who are located in or are willing to relocate to Brussels.

 

The work and the well-being of The Good Lobby is strengthened by the diversity of our network and our differences in background, culture, experience, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, and much more. We welcome applications from people of colour, women, LGBTQIA and persons with disabilities.

 

 

How To Apply:

 

Please send to recruitment@thegoodlobby.eu:

  • a one page cover letter where you tell us why you want to work at The Good Lobby, why you are qualified for the position, and one policy issue you would like to work on at an EU level 
  • your CV

 

in one single PDF file entitled: Intern Application_Your First Name Your Last Name 

 

Successful candidates will be contacted for a written test and interview 

 

There is no deadline to apply, however the sooner you apply the better your chances of being hired as this is an immediate opening. Candidates will be expected to start September 1st, with the possibility of starting in August if desired. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SPONTANEOUS APPLICATIONS AND CURRICULAR INTERNSHIPS

 

In case you are looking for a place where to do your curricular internship, or you would like to send a spontaneous application, please, use the following form: