Government Relations Intern, EU Public & Government Affairs

ExxonMobil
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Internship
  • Posted
    Jul 12

Position description

ExxonMobil Petroleum & Chemical b.v.b.a. is looking for two interns to join its EU Public & Government Affairs team: a Government Relations intern and a Communications intern.

Attention! Deadline for submission of your application is July 22, 2018. Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis, so apply now!

Government relations intern

Tasks will include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing policy analysis and research support on EU Government Relations topics
  • Monitoring regulatory activities and reporting on developments
  • Maintaining policy calendar
  • Assistance in organizing meetings, presentations and outreach activities
  • Attending and reporting on external events

We are particularly looking for a candidate with:

  • Background in EU affairs, international relations, or political administration
  • Experience in drafting research and briefing notes
  • Strong analytical capabilities
  • Interest in and experience with EU policy developments (ideally in the EU institutions)
  • Good understanding of EU decision-making procedure
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Master’s degree
  • Development potential and shows leadership skills

Communications intern

Tasks will include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing communications support to EU Public Affairs outreach activities, including:
    • updates to the EU website, enhancing the EU Twitter account
    • stakeholder engagement and event organization
    • development of content and communication material
    • helping with the development of advocacy and communications strategies
    • interacting with external partners
  • Providing internal communications support in the Brussels office.

We are particularly looking for a candidate with:

  • Background in communication, public affairs, media relations or advocacy
  • Experience in digital and social media strategy development and implementation, social media savvy
  • Ability to easily acquire new IT and technology skills
  • Good interpersonal communications skills, including in an international environment
  • Strong analytical capabilities and project management skills
  • Interest in and experience with EU policy developments (ideally in the EU institutions)
  • Good understanding of EU decision-making procedure
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Development potential and shows leadership skills

Application instructions

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