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5 May 2017

Internship Intern

FESI – FEDERATION OF THE EUROPEAN SPORTING GOODS INDUSTRY – Posted by admin Brussel, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium


Job Description


The Federation of the European Sporting Goods Industry (FESI), a trade federation based in Brussels, representing the interests of some 1800 sporting goods manufacturers vis-à-vis the European institutions and international sports federations, is recruiting four interns for a period of minimum 4 months ideally starting

This is an ideal opportunity for an enthusiastic and ambitious student or recent graduate looking to gain a first experience in lobbying.

General information about FESI
We invite you to visit our website – – to find out more about our structure, goals and activities.


  • Student or recent graduate in European Studies, Political Science, Law or relevant related disciplines
  • Good knowledge of EU institutions and decision-making process
  • Excellent research and analytical skills
  • Fluent written and spoken English is essential, other EU languages an asset
  • Ability to work effectively in a small and international team


You will be expected to contribute to the overall functioning of FESI and the House of Sport by:

  • Developing and encouraging synergies between the House of Sport partners
  • Supporting partners in the development of common projects
  • Searching and analysing potential new candidates to become partners
  • Scheduling meetings and drafting agenda for it
  • Assisting with the organisation of events and meetings
  • Assisting the Secretary General of the organisation
  • Providing reliable and effective administrative support for FESI staff colleagues
  • Learning about the membership of FESI, associations and companies, their products and their European political interests
  • Working on behalf of FESI in performing such tasks as designated by the Secretary-General and Issue Managers of the Federation
  • Specifically, this includes tasks in the area of:
    • House of Sport
    • Miscellaneous tasks for other FESI Working Committees
  • To assist the Federation and its representatives in their external lobbying activities.
  • Seeking to establish new partnerships and extend the range of activities.


How to Apply

If you would like to apply for this position, please send a CV and cover letter to: Please note that the internship is unpaid, with a modest stipend upon conclusion of the internship. The deadline for applications is 26/05/2017.

Job Categories: Administration. Job Types: Internship.

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