Trainee Consultant


Trainee Consultant

Experience: Bachelor’s / Master’s degree
Location: Brussels

About the job: Are you BOLDT?

Do you have a passion for politics?
Are you a motivated self-starter who feels equally at home in the worlds of business and politics?
Are you an entrepreneurial spirit who wants to make a difference in an established industry?
Do you speak at least two languages (including excellent English) and have a feel for strategic communications, including social media?
Do you believe that strategic communication and stakeholder engagement can deliver transformational change?

The BOLDT team is made up of Partners, Directors, Advisors and Senior/Junior Consultants. As a trainee, you will have the opportunity to work with everyone in the BOLDT Brussels office on various projects as well as with team members from other office locations.

Main Duties & Objectives

You will be involved in all aspects of the team’s work, so you should expect to engage in different topics and sectors on a daily basis, including the digital sector, energy, pharma, financial services, food & health.

Typical tasks will include:

  • Providing desk research for client work and new business opportunities by monitoring social media, media and researching the state of play of companies and/or sectors with an emphasis on EU policy
  • Collaborating on long-term projects with established clients by helping draft briefs, reports, newsletters and other relevant documents

Benefits and Outcomes
As a trainee at BOLDT, you will benefit from:

  • Full immersion into BOLDT’s work. You will gain a genuine insight into EU public affairs and communications
  • Gaining an understanding of how the EU Institutions (Parliament, Commission and Council) work and how policy gets shaped within the Brussels bubble
  • Working with and learning from some of Europe’s most experienced communications consultants
  • Being part of a great and growing team

Qualification and skills

  • You have an excellent level of English (other EU languages are an asset);
  • You have a Bachelor or Master’s degree in a related field
  • You have an interest in politics and communications;
  • Experience in EU institutions is an asset;
  • Strong collaboration skills and a positive, can-do attitude.

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