Work experience placement – environment

Posted: August 1, 2013 in uncategorized
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EUROCITIES, the network of major European cities, is looking for a work experience placement under the supervision of the policy advisor in the area of: environment

  • Duration: 6 months

  • Start: 30 September 2013


  • monitoring environmental policy initiatives and developments on the EU level

  • analysing environmental policy documents and preparing policy papers

  • drafting articles for the EUROCITIES newsletter, updating the EUROCITIES web pages on environmental issues and other communications-related tasks

  • supporting environment-related projects

  • organising forum and working group meetings

  • general administrative tasks


  • university degree

  • basic knowledge about environmental policies in the EU, the role of local authorities and the EU institutions

  • excellent English

  • good command of MS Office

  • proactive, organised, team player

We offer:

  • Insights into the daily work of a policy and projects team

  • A dynamic, international and pleasant working environment

  • Assistance with living expenses up to €200 per month under Belgian legislation

Please send your motivation letter and CV until 30 August 2013 at noon to:

Patricia de Wouters
HR Officer

Square de Meeûs 1, BE-1000 Brussels
Fax +32 2 552.08.89
Email :

Your motivation letter (maximum one page) should include responses to the following questions:

  • What attracts you to EUROCITIES?

  • How do you see the role of cities in improving the environment in the EU?

 Interviews will be held from 9 September on. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.



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