EURATEX – the European Apparel and Textile Confederation – works to achieve a favourable environment for the design, development, manufacture and marketing of European textile and clothing products. Through its membership, it represents 170.000 European companies with a combined turnover of €170 bln. Working together with EU institutions and other European and international stakeholders, EURATEX focuses on clear priorities: an ambitious industrial policy, innovation and skills development, free and fair trade, and sustainable supply chains (www.euratex.eu).
EURATEX Team now comprises 12 permanent staff, with 8 different nationalities. Its new Brussels office is located in Rue Belliard 40 (per 1 April).
EURATEX is currently offering an INTERNSHIP
The intern (m/f) will support the team in developing its policy across different areas, including international trade, sustainability and economics. This will require flexibility and hands-on attitude.
The ideal candidate will have:
– A background in economics, international relations, law, or similar
– Some experience and/or knowledge of EU affairs, policy making, international relations
– Good analytical and writing skills
– Fluent in English, with additional languages an asset
– A healthy interest in the textiles and clothing industry
The internship will start from September 2020 for 3 months, and can be renewed once. The intern will receive a gross allowance of €800 plus luncheon vouchers.
Interested candidates should send their CV and short motivation letter (max. 1 page) to Ms. Paulette De Wilde (email@example.com) by 24 August.
Only candidates pre-selected for interview will be contacted; the interview will be organised digitally.