Edelman Brussels is expanding its family: we are looking for a new colleague who wants to be part of an extraordinary adventure within an independent and family-run company, which has a close-knit corporate culture and is leading in its sector. 

The ideal candidate we would like to welcome is a quick learner with experience in corporate communications and media relations, with excellent research, communication, and writing skills. She/He enjoys working in a dynamic and multicultural environment and being in contact with international and world-renowned companies in various sectors of activity (including technology, finance, mobility, health...). 

Are you a true public relations fan? Does the Belgian – and Luxembourgish – media and political landscape have no secrets for you? Are you at least trilingual (English, French, and Dutch), both written and oral? Then feel free to contact us. You will have the opportunity to develop and gain experience together with communication experts in a growing team. 

Edelman is the world’s largest independent global communications firm present in 18 markets across Europe, Middle East & Africa, with over 65 offices and more than 5,000 employees worldwide, as well as affiliates in more than 35 cities. 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES 

The responsibilities and tasks are likely to include the following: 

  • Building strong relationships with (y)our client, guiding them with strategic advice, being a trusted advisor as well as leading and managing projects in various sectors; 

  • Contributing to research and analysis of various issues, planning, and development of communications strategies, and implementation of impactful activities; 

  • Drafting press releases, briefings, reports, updates, and other communication materials; 

  • Media and/or political monitoring on issues of interest 

  • Assisting with the development of proposals, from the creative ideas to the conceptualization and the action plan; 

  • You think out of the box and you are not shy to raise your brilliant ideas to make (y)our clients shine and grow beyond their expectations; 

  • You are an enthusiastic team player who values a fantastic working atmosphere. 

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS 

  • Degree in political science, communications, international relations, law, or other relevant field; 

  • Trilingual – English, French, and Dutch (oral and written) – with at least a native (or near-native) level of two languages; 

  • Good knowledge of Belgian media and political landscape; 

  • Strong research and analytical skills; 

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills – a positive approach with a self-learning attitude and ability to show team spirit; 

  • Ability to work autonomously and be proactive (don’t be shy to share your ideas); 

  • Ability to work on multiple assignments (multi-tasking is part of the consultant’s life). 

WHAT WE OFFER 

You can expect to be part of a dynamic, motivated, and growing team. We are supporting industry-leading clients who trust us for the excellence and quality we deliver every day. 

Please send your CV and motivation letter to jeremy.bossu@edelman.com