Intern – Brussels

by Cicero/AMO

Cicero/amo is looking for an intern to join our EU government relations team. This will be a paid placement, for an initial period of three months, based in our Brussels office. The role will be in a fast-moving environment helping our client teams to stay on top of the busy EU legislative landscape. The position will offer the candidate the opportunity to gain exposure to a multitude of policy areas and serve as a valuable introduction to public affairs.

Main tasks: 

  • Providing detailed policy and legislative background briefings
  • Monitoring and tracking the EU legislative agenda
  • Building and maintaining stakeholder maps
  • Scheduling and providing support for meetings
  • Broader support for client teams in day-to-day account delivery
  • Supporting the team on new business proposals

The ideal candidate will have: 

  • A keen interest in EU policy, politics, economics and business; with any prior experience of EU policy or politics a significant asset
  • Some sectoral experience or know-how in financial services, including digital finance, is preferred
  • A “get up and go” attitude, ready to assist in a wide range of tasks and take the initiative where possible
  • Aptitude to learn new topics quickly
  • Excellent written, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Fluency in English; an additional language would be an advantage
  • Available to start immediately
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships

Applications for this position close on 30 June.