ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Editorial Trainee in Brussels, Belgium


ICF Mostra is looking for a motivated trainee to join its project management team-{PS..0}->

ICF Mostra is one of the leading integrated communication agencies in Europe, specialising in public information campaigns across the European Union. The company has an extensive portfolio of EU clients and offers a wide range of services.

Who we re looking for:

We are searching for a trainee to join the ICF taskforce that runs Horizon magazine the official publication of the EU s Directorate-General for Research, Science and Innovation.

Horizon is an online magazine (horizon-magazine.eu) that covers cutting-edge science in areas such as robotics, personalised medicine and space, presenting it in a way that is relevant and interesting to non-specialist readers.

We are searching for a trainee interested in starting their professional career in the field of EU communications to act as the administrative lynchpin of the team. We offer a wide range of opportunities to learn and to demonstrate communications skills. This is a full-time remunerated traineeship based in Brussels of up to six months.

What you'll need to succeed:

Ability to multiĀ­task and perform well under pressure in the busy pace of a newsroom

Excellentorganisation skills and an ability to ensure that the team is aware of priorities

Proficiency in Microsoft Office; previous experience using content management systems would be an asset

Proactive, flexible attitude and ability to work effectively independently (with a clear briefing/guidelines) or as part of a team

Desire to attain new skills in business, communications and technology

Excellent knowledge of English; native speaker preferred

Understanding of the European institutions and previous experience in communications an asset

What you ll get to do:

Support the project team in its daily publication schedule, including preparing and publishing articles in the content management system and on other platforms

Monitor Horizon s publication schedule to ensure an efficient workflow of articles

Coordinate with publication partners and interviewees to promote Horizon articles

Attend client meetings, including preparation of agendas and taking minutes

Research ideas for stories and find pictures

Proofread articles

Provide support to the Project Manager and assist in reporting and other administrational tasks


Location: Belgium-Brussels

Requisition ID: 1700004296