Ciarán Cuffe, Green Party Member of the European Parliament for Dublin, Ireland, is hiring an intern to work in his Brussels office. If you are an organised, motivated individual with an interest in Ciarán’s work, then we would love to hear from you!
The applicant must be legally allowed to work in Belgium, and be prepared to begin work in Brussels from 1st February 2024. The position is full-time and paid at a gross amount of €1,495 per month (the maximum allowance). This 3-month internship will end on 30th April 2024 with no opportunity for extension.
Description of tasks (non-exhaustive)
Assisting Communications Manager with monitoring and drafting content for media and social media
Assisting staff in writing briefing notes and speeches
Research as assigned by MEP and other staff
Attending meetings/events and taking notes
Event planning and management
Administrative tasks (e.g. entries to MEP’s calendar, recording meetings)
Other tasks as required
Desired experience and skills
Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment
Strong communication and organisation skills
Knowledge of or strong interest in EU institutions and legislative procedures
Knowledge of Irish politics and the Dublin constituency
Demonstrated interest in at least one of the MEP’s interest areas:
His work on the European Parliament committees, climate action, renewable energy, sustainable transport, cities etc.
Experience in the following will be considered a plus:
Communications, including designing graphics and creating social media content and videos
To apply, please send a 1-page CV and a 1-page cover letter (applications exceeding this length will not be considered) to email@example.com with ‘Intern Application’ in the email subject line. Please also state how you heard about the position. The deadline for applying is 10:00 pm CET on Thursday 4th January 2024.