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Inclusion Europe is looking for a motivated and committed individual to join our team in Brussels for 6 months, starting mid to end of July. If you are passionate about communications, have excellent writing skills and an interest in disability, you might be just the person for us. A great eye for detail is a must, and so is a bit of patience and a strong desire to learn. In return, you’ll learn the ins and outs of Brussels advocacy while building up a great portfolio of writing samples, one that will really set you apart.

The successful candidate will meet the following criteria:

•    Degree in journalism, political science, European affairs or equivalent
•    Knowledge of EU affairs and demonstrated interest in human rights advocacy
•    Excellent command of English, both spoken and written. A good command of French is desirable. Additional languages are an asset
•    Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in writing and orally, excellent drafting skills
•    Ability to assimilate and process information on a wide variety of issues and for a wide variety of audiences
•    Appropriate computer skills (Microsoft Office package) 
•    Familiarity with Content Management Systems (CMS), particularly Joomla and Wordpress
•    Knowledge of social media

Main tasks:

•    To produce and edit features for Inclusion Europe’s information tools (online Journal, website, newsletter, specific publications)
•    To supervise the production and dissemination of the ‘Europe for Us’ and e-Include newsletters
•    To participate in the preparation of various publications and events of Inclusion Europe
•    To participate in external meetings with different European institutions and organisations, and draft related reports and articles
•    To participate in drafting responses to European consultations

The contract will be governed by the Belgian law on ‘professional immersion’ and will provide the successful candidate with a net income of approximately 750 euros a month. Interested candidates should apply by submitting a detailed CV, cover letter and two unedited writing samples to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  by 9 July 2015. Due to the large number of expected applications, please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.