Two trainees wanted

Company profile 

Dr2 Consultants is a dynamic Brussels-based consultancy firm that provides companies, organizations and NGOs with guidance on EU and Belgian affairs ( in the digital, transport and circular economy policy domains. We are looking for two highly-motivated trainees to assist our team.   

Job description 

  • Preparing background notes, briefings, reports, and articles; 
  • Assisting consultants in conducting research, analysis and monitoring activities for their clients; 
  • Assist consultants in the development and execution of Public Affairs and communication strategies; 
  • Assisting consultants in their interest representation on behalf of their clients; 
  • Assist and learn to influence political decision-making through the development and execution of public affairs strategies; 
  • Assisting the Office Manager with day-to-day administrative duties. 

Background and qualifications 

  • Graduated from a Master’s degree in a relevant field such as European studies, Political Science, Communication or other relevant education 
  • Previouinternship experience within the European Institutions and/or Public Affairs is an asset; 
  • Language skills: Excellent spoken and written English (Native-speaker level or equivalent). Knowledge of French or Dutch as well as any other European language(s) would be an asset; 
  • Strong PC skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.); 
  • Proactive and dynamic person with excellent communication and personal skills; 
  • Flexible work attitude, hands-on mentality, able to work on multiple tasks simultaneously; 
  • Sound interest in digital, transport and circular economy related policies at European (and Belgian) level. 

Terms and conditions 


To apply, please send your CV and cover letter explaining why you would be the right candidate for this position to: w.scheelen@dr2consultants.euApplications should be sent as soon as possible and no later than 12 July COB with ‘Application Public Affairs Trainee’ in the subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.