ENoP is looking for Communications Intern



The European Network of Political Foundations (ENoP) is a platform for communication and dialogue between political foundations in Europe, the EU institutions, and civil society organisations in the fields of democracy support, development cooperation and political dialogue. The network consists of 52 member foundations and two affiliated entities, coming from 23 countries within the EU. The members are close to six party families represented in the European Parliament, and belonging to the democratic spectrum.
The main focus of ENoP is reflected in the activities of four working groups: Sustainable Development, Democracy, Future of Europe and EU Funding, as well as in the implementation of relevant projects with local partners in more than 100 countries throughout the world.

ENoP is looking for a Communication Intern to join a team of four people to implement its recently granted EU project.
Main responsibilities & tasks:

  • Assist in development, implementation and monitoring of project communication strategy in line with the relevant project work plans
  • Assist in the management of the website and social media accounts
  • Assist in the design and development of communication materials, such as newsletters
  • Promote ENoP´s work, papers, events and activities
  • Identification of outreach, communications and visibility opportunities for ENoP
  • Assist in data gathering and researching background material
  • Assist in the communication of events
  • Any other duties that might be required in the light of the main purpose of the position

Qualifications and requirements:

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in communication, journalism or political science
  • English language skills at native-speaker level with very strong writing abilities; knowledge of another European language would be an asset
  • Advanced IT skills in MS Office, particularly Word and PowerPoint
  • Website editing and updating skills, WordPress in particular
  • Knowledge of social media and SMO (Social media optimization)
  • Experience in the creation of content for and maintenance of websites and social networks
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to operate in a highly collaborative environment with multiple priorities
  • A positive ‘can do’ attitude and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Familiarity with/knowledge of EU institutions and latest political developments
  • Belgium work permit

Working conditions

  • 6 month full time internship in the form of a “Convention d’immersion professionnelle”
  • Competitive internship allowance
  • Opportunity to work within a network of Political Foundations and expand your professional network
  • A multi-cultural work environment

Starting date: January 2020
Please send applications to recruitment@enop.eu before 14 November 2019 and include:
1. A CV
2. A cover letter of no more than 1 page outlining your motivation for the job
3. Two references from previous or current positions


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