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The European People’s Party (EPP) is currently recruiting a PRESS ADVISOR (m/f) for its headquarters in Brussels.

The position entails the following responsibilities:

  • Development and implementation of the EPP press strategy;
  • Daily press relations and networking with journalists based in Brussels and in the Member States to identify opportunities and secure immediate and long-term media coverage;
  • Management of press and interviews requests;
  • Development of high quality content for media;
  • Organisation of press events, including press conferences and other press activities;
  • Supervision of press practicalities for EPP Congresses, Summits and other events;
  • Coordination and liaison with the media advisors of the EPP President and EPP Secretary General;
  • Coordination and liaison with the EPP Communication, Social media and Marketing Department.

Potential candidates will need the following requirements:

  • Proven journalistic professional experience in print, online or broadcast media or in similar functions as advertised;
  • Active network of press contacts;
  • University degree in the field of journalism, communication or political science;
  • Understanding of and a strong interest in international politics and political parties of the centre-right;
  • Fundamental understanding of the European institutions;
  • Capacity for teamwork in a multinational environment;
  • Ability to work under pressure and cope with strict deadlines;
  • Flexibility over working hours;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Tact and discretion;
  • Reliability and honesty;
  • Project management skills;
  • Excellent knowledge of English. Knowledge of other EU languages will be considered as a strong asset.

The EPP pays a competitive salary according to Belgian legislation and Social Security. Additional benefits will be provided in the package.

Applications should be sent by email to applications@epp.eu by 15 August 2020, addressed to EPP HR Department.

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The Company

EPP - European People's Party

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Non for Profit (NGOs, Political Parties, etc.)

Belgium

About The Job

Location:
Brussels , Belgium
Contract type:
Full Time
Experience:
Less Than 2 Years
Deadline:
Expires 15 AUG 2020
Department:
Communications

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