Job Vacancy – Communication trainee

02 February 2021

Fertilizers Europe is searching for a Communication Trainee to join the Communications Team.

Starting date: 1 March  -  Duration: 12 Months (full-time)  –  Location: Brussels

Who we are:

Fertilizers Europe represents with the EU institutions the interest of majority of fertilizer producers in Europe and is recognised as the dedicated industry source of information on mineral fertilizers. The Association communicates regularly with a wide range of institutions, legislators and wider group of stakeholders who seek information on fertilizer technology as well as topics related to today’s agricultural, environmental, climate and economic challenges.

General responsibilities

  • Support the Communication Manager and Communication Officer
  • Produce written materials for internal and external use (reports, blog articles, editorials, brochures, newsletters, etc.)
  • Contribute to the creation of various digital content for website and online platforms
  • Assist in the day-to-day management and growth of social media channels (Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube)
  • Contribute to the organisation and execution of events and conferences

Education & Experience:

  • A degree in communications, communication design, marketing, digital media, journalism, political science or similar
  • Previous experience in EU associations and/or institutions is a plus

Skills & Competencies

  • You have excellent command of English and copywriting skills
  • You are tech-savvy. You know how to use Adobe Creative Cloud (Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop & Premiere)
  • You know how to use CMS (Wordpress)
  • Knowledge of MailChimp and HubSpot is a plus
  • You have the permit to work in the EU


  • You demonstrate a strong interest for EU policy and EU media
  • You are a motivated team player
  • You are self-driven and able to take initiative and ownership
  • You demonstrate strong organisation and time-management skills

What we offer:

  • Opportunity to develop your professional experience in a dynamic and international environment.
  • Monthly salary of 975€
  • Type of contract: Internship in the form of a “Convention d’immersion professionnelle“
  • Reimbursement of the public transport in Brussels
  • Lunch vouchers

To apply, please send your CV and motivation letter to 

Deadline to apply: 16 February 2021