Current Vacancies

Communications Traineeship

Airlines for Europe (A4E) is looking for a talented and enthusiastic communications trainee to join our team in Brussels (minimum 6 months).

Deadline for applications: Monday, 29 July 2019

 

You will:

  • Assist the Communications & Policy Directors in developing and publicising A4E campaigns
  • Help plan & execute events
  • Create and post editorial/social media/website content
  • Assist in designing and distributing the A4E weekly newsletter
  • Update external and internal distribution lists
  • Provide administrative and operational support to the office

You have:

  • A strong academic background in public communications / public affairs (or similar) and you are currently enrolled in or have just graduated with a degree (Master’s preferred)
  • A strong interest in aviation and the airline industry
  • Knowledge of the EU, its processes and institutions
  • Native Proficiency in English (preferred)
  • Excellent writing and attention to detail
  • Social media know-how and use
  • Experience in event management (considered a plus).
  • Oral & written fluency in at least one other major European language (French, German or Spanish an advantage)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Mailchimp (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Knowledge of graphic design (a plus)
  • Hands-on work ethic
  • Flexibility to multi-task and to perform under pressure
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team

 

What we offer:

  • Challenging, high-profile traineeship in a stimulating start-up environment
  • Monthly remuneration
  • Opportunity to help design & implement new communications strategies and public affairs campaigns from the ground-up
  • The chance to work in Brussels at the interface of industry and politics
  • Gain valuable insights into the aviation world, its senior leadership, and help make an impact on behalf of European travellers

Sounds like you? Send your motivation letter and CV to eduardo.lopes@a4e.eu . Please mention “A4E Traineeship” in the subject line. The application deadline is 29 July 2019.

 

Please also indicate in your email if you consent to A4E processing your personal data for the purpose of this application and until this position is filled.

 

A4E is an equal opportunity employer. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only contact short-listed candidates.

A4E is committed to the protection of your privacy and personal data. Our Privacy Policy can be consulted on our website. For any queries, please contact us at privacy@a4e.eu.

Policy Traineeship

Airlines for Europe (A4E) is looking for a talented and enthusiastic trainee to join our team in Brussels for a paid policy traineeship (minimum 6 months) starting early September 2019.

Deadline for applications: Monday, 29 July 2019, 12:00 GMT

Please note that any application received after the above deadline will not be considered.

 

You will:

  • Assist Policy Directors in implementing A4E campaigns
  • Help to prepare, participate, and assist in association meetings
  • Support A4E initiatives looking into the impact of the airline industry on European economies and mobility
  • Conduct background research on relevant dossiers
  • Monitor political and policy developments in Brussels affecting the transport sector

 

You have:

  • An academic background in international relations/European affairs, political science, economics, or similar
  • Currently enrolled in or have just graduated from a Master’s degree
  • A passion for, and knowledge of, the EU, its processes, and policies
  • A strong interest in aviation and the airline industry as well as in government affairs
  • Excellent communication skills and a desire to develop a personal network in Brussels
  • Verbal & written fluency in English, and knowledge of at least one other European language (French and/or German considered a plus)
  • Flexibility to multi-task, ability to perform under tight deadlines and a hands-on mentality
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team in a multicultural environment
  • Experience in event management (considered a plus)

 

What we offer:

  • The opportunity to work in Brussels at the interface between industry and politics
  • Insights into the aviation world and in particular the airline business
  • A challenging, high-profile full-time work experience in a stimulating environment
  • Monthly living allowance

 

If you match the above-mentioned criteria, please apply by sending your CV and a brief explanation of your interest in this position (max. 150 words) to contact@a4e.eu. Please mention in the subject line “A4E Policy Traineeship Summer-Winter 2019”.

 

Please also indicate in your email if you consent to A4E processing your personal data for the purpose of this application and until this position is filled.

 

A4E is an equal opportunity employer. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only contact short-listed candidates.

A4E is committed to the protection of your privacy and personal data. Our Privacy Policy can be consulted on our website. For any queries, please contact us at privacy@a4e.eu.

AIRLINES FOR EUROPE

International not-for-profit Organisation

Rue du Luxembourg 3
1000 Brussels
Phone: +32 (0) 27 93 09 11
Email: contact@a4e.eu