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Account Management Intern

Company description

POLITICO delivers journalism about politics and policymaking that is more authoritative in its sophistication and nonpartisan perspective than any other news source; that is more useful to people with a professional interest in public affairs; and that is more fun to read for a community of people who love the drama and sheer sport of politics. POLITICO currently has an opening for an HR & Admin Intern to be located in its Brussels offices.

Job description

POLITICO is seeking a smart, strategic and motivated Account Management Intern to join our pioneering and growing media company, based in Brussels. A member of the Advertising & Business Development team, the Account Manager plays an integral role in the development and execution of proposals and planning with POLITICO’s partners in coordinated public affairs campaigns including advertising, sponsored content, events and conferences.

Roles & Responsibilities

Develop proposals and plans for advertising, sponsored content, events and conferences for current and potential clients.
Execute public affairs campaigns across multiple platforms
Deliver daily, weekly and monthly campaign reporting
Assist with client communications including calls and emails
Coordinate client campaign needs with other POLITICO departments
Aid department with administrative and research projects as needed
Assist in special projects as needed

Searched Profile

Min. Bachelor’s degree or currently finishing Bachelor’s degree (preferably in political science, communications, business, economics, humanities, etc)
Exceptional interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills with internal and external stakeholders
Networking talent, both online (LinkedIn) and in person
Understanding of political and policy processes, EU policy experience a plus
Strong analytical abilities, as well as quantitative and math skills
Outstanding client focus – understand client needs and carry those through the campaign delivery, optimizations and reporting
Experience working in a fast paced environment and ability to work collaboratively with teams, handling multiple projects and meeting tight deadlines under pressure
Past experience with ad tech platforms, specifically DFP, is a plus
Past experience with CRM tools, specifically Salesforce, is a plus
Expertise with Microsoft and Google suite of applications
Eye for design quality and presentation aesthetic
Fluent English, written and spoken and any other European language
Sense of humor

We offer

We are always on the look-out for talented and motivated interns for our editorial and business teams.

POLITICO internships generally last three to six months and are part of university or graduate coursework, an internship agreement from the student’s school must be provided. Please note that the internships are unpaid, but an allowance to cover for lunch and transport is provided.

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