Vacature detail

Taakomschrijving:
Policy Trainee
Bedrijf:
EARTO - European Association of Research and Technology Organisations
Omschrijving:
EARTO is the European Association of Research and Technology Organisations, representing 350 RTOs throughout Europe. EARTO’s mission is to promote and defend the interests of RTOs by reinforcing their profile and position towards policy-makers and by seeking to ensure that European RD&I programmes are best attuned to their specificities and role in the innovation ecosystem. EARTO is currently looking for a highly motivated candidate seeking a 6-month paid internship and able to start as soon as possible. The intern will mainly support the Policy team with research and analysis on EU policy topics linked to Research and Innovation, including monitoring and reporting on EU news, supporting the management of EARTO Policy Working Groups, Task Forces and projects with external stakeholders (e.g. OECD, JRC), attending conferences and workshops in Brussels, and participating in the organisation of EARTO events.Main Missions:Monitoring and reporting on EU news and key EARTO dossiers especially focused on research & innovation (Horizon Europe, European Research Area, Digital Europe Programme, and other R&I related policies) Supporting the Policy Team by drafting papers, notes, meetings’ minutes, website news, and newsletter articles, for internal and external use.Supporting the Policy team with the management of EARTO Working Groups and Task Forces, incl. meetings’ organisation, drafting presentations, coordination with members, etc.Supporting the Policy Team with the management/coordination of ongoing projects with external stakeholders (OECD, JRC, etc.).Participating in conferences, webinars, workshops and other events (in Brussels or by teleconference) and reporting to the Policy Team.Supporting the organisation of EARTO events such as the EARTO Annual Conference in March.Updating contact databases on a regular basis.Your profileUniversity degree (preferably Master Level) – or in the process of completionInterest in EU public affairs and policy-making, especially in the field of Research and Innovation.Highly motivated, with a team spirit, proactive attitude, willingness to learn and attention to details.Knowledge of EU Institutions and policy-making process is an asset.Good analytical skills and experience with writing content for reports, briefing notes, website is an asset.Familiarity with the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) is essential, and knowledge of WordPress and Mailchimp is an asset.Fluency in English is essential. French or other language(s) are an asset.Legally entitled to work in the EU.Our offerGreat opportunity to gain valuable work experience in a stimulating multinational environment. Lunch vouchers “Tickets restaurants”: 7€/day.Transport in Brussels fully refunded (STIB subscription).6-months internship with a starting date as soon as possible. . Deadline for application: 29 October 2021. We encourage early applications: interviews will begin as soon as suitable candidates apply. Interviews will take place on Tuesdays at EARTO office in Brussels.
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Brussel / Bruxelles, Brussels
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