Trusted Jobs

Group 58Group 56check - FontAwesomeGroup 57Page 1Group 12

We are looking for a digital communications wizard with experience in creating engaging content for our multiple channels. The ideal candidate should enjoy writing and transforming technical policy language into engaging and visually appealing content. A planner with an eye for detail, the intern would be expected to publish newsletters and gather input from within the team and externally. The Communications Intern will work directly with the Communications Officer and Head of Communications. Interns are part of the staff team and are expected to contribute to the overall work of Eurochild, as appropriate.

Internship period: October 2020 - March 2021 (with possibility of extension)
Location: Eurochild Secretariat, Brussels
Remuneration: Our interns receive a monthly standard remuneration (estimated €800 + local public transport cost of €49/month)


  • Support the Communications team to produce and disseminate the newsletters (gathering news from members and EU sources, compiling news items, summarizing and editing) in line with brand guidelines;
  • Maintain and update the Eurochild and campaign websites (Typo3/WordPress) and support the launch of the future Eurochild website;
  • Support planning and delivery, monitoring and evaluation of social media activity;
  • Assist with the dissemination of Eurochild’s policy and advocacy work and events (press releases, save the date);
  • Assist the Communications Team in the design and production of social media friendly products and printed materials;
  • Maintain and update the database of contacts.

Qualifications (* are mandatory requirements):

  • University degree or relevant experience in journalism, media and/or communications*;
  • Native-level written and verbal English*;
  • Experience working with content management systems (eg. Typo3 and/or WordPress) and email marketing (eg. Mailchimp or Sendinblue)*;
  • Experience of running social media channels for an organisation*;
  • Enthusiasm to work in a small, interdependent and international team*;
  • Knowledge of other EU languages is an advantage;
  • Good knowledge and interest in design tools (eg. Photoshop, Canva or Gimp);
  • Interest or experience in working on social issues is a plus;
  • Knowledge of EU institutions is a plus.

Are you interested?

To apply, please complete this online application form (with CV in PDF format).

Deadline for applications: 31 August 2020, 17hrs CET
Online test: 7 September 2020
Interviews (conducted online): 14-15 September

Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Owing to the high number of applications, we are unable to respond to each applicant individually.

Do you have questions? For any questions on the application, please contact Prerna Humpal at

this job offer is not open for applications

The Company


4,2 (2 reviews)
100% Recommended

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


About The Job

Brussels , Belgium
Contract type:
No Experience Required

this job offer is not open for applications