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Paid Internship at IDF Europe, Brussels



Brussels, Belgium 

Job Category:

Government/Non-Profit, Healthcare


- €500.00 per month

EU work permit required:


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Job Description:

The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) is an umbrella organization of over 200 national diabetes associations in over 160 countries. It represents the interests of the growing number of people with diabetes and those at risk. IDF’s mission is to promote diabetes care, prevention and a cure worldwide. IDF is divided into seven regions and IDF Europe is one of the regions.

The selected person will be based in the IDF Europe Regional Office in Brussels, Belgium and will report directly to the Regional Manager.

The selected candidate will have the opportunity to:

  • Contribute to our communications outreach and online presence
  • Represent IDF Europe at events and conferences
  • Participate in IDF Europe staff and team meetings
  • Monitor and prepare briefings on relevant EU policy developments
  • Complete any ad hoc assignments

Job Requirements:

Profile and Experience:

Essential criteria:

  • Applicants must be a graduate/ undergraduate student who requires an internship as part of completion for their course or a first internship experience;
  • With EU nationality or right to work in Belgium without a work permit;
  • An interest in health issues; knowledge in diabetes or related clinical field is an asset
  • Strong verbal and written skills in English; fluency in other languages (e.g. French, Russian) is an asset;
  • Excellent organisational and team working skills;

Desirable skills:

  • Past experiences with communication and social media channels (knowledge in CMS is a plus)
  • Sound knowledge of EU decision making process; experiences with the European institutions is an asset;
  • Ability to work effectively in a multicultural and fast-paced setting;
  • Computer literacy in standard office applications.

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Company Info
International Diabetes Federation European Region
Chaussée de La Hulpe 166-C3
Brussels, Belgium
Web Site: www.idf-europe.org
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