Communications Intern at the European Foundation Centre

Deadline: 26 July 2018
Open to: students or recent graduates
Benefits: fully funded


The European Foundation Centre, based in Brussels, is the platform for and champion of institutional philanthropy – with a focus on Europe, but also with an eye to the global philanthropic landscape. EFC is an international network of 200+ member foundations working in areas as diverse as culture, migration, health, socio-economic development and employment, scientific excellence, civil and human rights, environment.

Position responsibilities:

  • Production of meeting reports, presentations, press releases,replica watches etc.;
  • Proofreading and editing;
  • Updating the EFC’s website;
  • Contributing to the EFC’s social media strategy;
  • Updating media and member databases;
  • Assisting in the organization and follow-up of department meetings and other administrative tasks relating to the activities of the department;
  • Fulfilling reception duties and supporting the organization of events promoted by the EFC and its members (travel and attendance at external meetings when needed).


  • Be a student or recent graduate;
  • Be a native English speaker or equivalent (knowledge of other languages is an asset);
  • Have a very good organizational, communication, writing, and editing skills (essential);
  • Be interested in learning about European philanthropy and civil society;
  • Have strong computer skills (word processing, spreadsheets, databases, CMS – WordPress preferably);
  • Be creative and enthusiastic;
  • Have the ability to work independently and as part of an international team.


  • Paid internship (EUR 780/month) from September 2018 – August 2019;
  • Public transport pass within Brussels;
  • Up to EUR 300 travel allowance to return home (non-Belgian citizens);
  • A free language course (max.EUR 125 per year);
  • 12 days holiday;
  • Lunch vouchers.

How to apply?

Send your CV and a cover letter by 26th July 2018 to [email protected] and mention “Communications Intern” in the subject line.ut!

For more information, please visit the official web page.