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Full-time internship at DAFNE team in Brussels

We are offering a full-time paid internship in public affairs/communications for six months starting in March 2020. You would support the DAFNE team at the Philanthropy House in Brussels, Belgium.

Requirements:

The ideal candidate has experience in EU public affairs, has a record in communications and digital media and is fluent in both written and spoken English. Other languages are an asset. Experience in the civil society and/or philanthropy sector would be an advantage.

Your responsibilities:

  • Assisting the Executive Director in advancing the “Philanthropy Advocacy” project
  • Contributing to regular EU and national advocacy monitoring for members
  • Arranging meetings with policy makers of all three EU institutions and organising policy events in Brussels
  • Working closely with DAFNE team in developing and maintaining DAFNE’s media and communications work, including:
    • DAFNE websites
    • Social media activities
  • Supporting DAFNE team in event and project management
  • Maintaining the data base on a regular basis
  • Conducting research

What we offer:

This is a paid full-time internship. We are offering an inspiring working environment at the Philanthropy House in the centre of Brussels, access to a great European network in politics and philanthropy. You would have unlimited learning opportunities and responsibility from day one.

Who we are:

Donors and Foundations Networks in Europe (DAFNE) is a leading voice of European donors and foundations with 30 member associations in 28 countries and a collective membership of more than 10,000 donors, foundations and grant-makers. DAFNE underpins individual activities of its members by encouraging dialogue and collaboration between the national associations. Find more information about DAFNE here: www.dafne-online.eu.

How to apply:

Please send your motivation letter and CV in English as a pdf as soon as possible, but latest on 15 January 2020, to Max von Abendroth, Executive Director of DAFNE: max.abendroth@dafne-online.eu. We will proceed with the interviews of short-listed candidates on an ongoing basis.