Third-i is hiring:


+ 23/01/2017


Third-i is hiring:

Third-i bvba is looking for a young professional to join our team in Brussels ASAP. To find out more about us, visit our website (www.third-i.eu).

As our new Policy Coordinator you will:

  • Execute against annual goals and project plans in collaboration with the team
  • Provide support and facilitate the team in setting the main priorities and strategy on different projects
  • Act as a project manager for projects and prepare all materials as needed and take care of the day-to-day communication with the project partners
  • Conduct research, policy and legislative analysis and pro-actively monitor relevant developments
  • Contribute to the organization of events and meetings within the framework of his or her policy focus.
  • Support business development activities
  • Support corporate communications activities for the company

In order to fulfill these tasks, we ask you to have:

  • 1.5 years of relevant work experience, in the area of stakeholder engagement, healthcare, or innovation.
  • Experience in public affairs and advocacy as well as good knowledge of the policy-making processes at the European level and of the EU-Institutions, as well as globally; interest in healthcare will be considered an advantage
  • Experience in project management;
  • The ability to deliver high-quality results under pressure and are comfortable working on your own as well as in teams;
  • Experience working in a collaborative manner and have experience working with different types of stakeholders, including academia, NGOs, industry, associations;
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills, as well as negotiation and persuasion skills;
  • A results-driven, flexible and ‘hands on’, resilient approach to work;
  • Native-level English language skills, other languages are an asset;
  • The willingness to travel if required (your main daily activities will be in Brussels, but occasional travel may be necessary).

 

Please note that this will be a paid 6-month internship position. The position comes with very strong prospects for long-term contract.

Apply by Tuesday 31 January, COB, by sending a CV (2 pages max.) and motivation letter (1 page max.) with a subject heading ‘ Policy Coordinator’ to careers@third-i.eu . Applications sent after the deadline will not be considered.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Please note that Third-i is an equal opportunity employer.