Careers

The EPP is the biggest and most influential European political party. A staff of 35 persons from all over Europe works in the EPP Headquarters in Brussels, creating a truly European work environment.

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Open positions

Press advisor

m/f
Brussels
The European People’s Party (EPP) is currently recruiting a PRESS ADVISOR (m/f) for its headquarters in Brussels.
The position entails the following responsibilities:
  • Development and implementation of the EPP press strategy
  • Daily press relations and networking with journalists based in Brussels and in the Member States to identify opportunities and secure immediate and long-term media coverage
  • Management of press and interviews requests
  • Development of high quality content for media
  • Organisation of press events, including press conferences and other press activities
  • Supervision of press practicalities for EPP Congresses, Summits and other events
  • Coordination and liaison with the media advisors of the EPP President and EPP Secretary General
  • Coordination and liaison with the EPP Communication, Social media and Marketing Department
Potential candidates will need the following requirements:
  • Proven journalistic professional experience in print, online or broadcast media or in similar functions as advertised
  • Active network of press contacts
  • University degree in the field of journalism, communication or political science
  • Understanding of and a strong interest in international politics and political parties of the centre-right
  • Fundamental understanding of the European institutions
  • Capacity for teamwork in a multinational environment
  • Ability to work under pressure and cope with strict deadlines
  • Flexibility over working hours
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Tact and discretion
  • Reliability and honesty
  • Project management skills
  • Excellent knowledge of English. Knowledge of other EU languages will be considered as a strong asset.

Press advisor

m/f
Brussels
The European People’s Party (EPP) is currently recruiting a PRESS ADVISOR (m/f) for its headquarters in Brussels.
The position entails the following responsibilities:
  • Development and implementation of the EPP press strategy
  • Daily press relations and networking with journalists based in Brussels and in the Member States to identify opportunities and secure immediate and long-term media coverage
  • Management of press and interviews requests
  • Development of high quality content for media
  • Organisation of press events, including press conferences and other press activities
  • Supervision of press practicalities for EPP Congresses, Summits and other events
  • Coordination and liaison with the media advisors of the EPP President and EPP Secretary General
  • Coordination and liaison with the EPP Communication, Social media and Marketing Department
Potential candidates will need the following requirements:
  • Proven journalistic professional experience in print, online or broadcast media or in similar functions as advertised
  • Active network of press contacts
  • University degree in the field of journalism, communication or political science
  • Understanding of and a strong interest in international politics and political parties of the centre-right
  • Fundamental understanding of the European institutions
  • Capacity for teamwork in a multinational environment
  • Ability to work under pressure and cope with strict deadlines
  • Flexibility over working hours
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Tact and discretion
  • Reliability and honesty
  • Project management skills
  • Excellent knowledge of English. Knowledge of other EU languages will be considered as a strong asset.