Are you a student and keen to find out more about our sector? Elia is offering a range of opportunities for internships.

Are you studying at university or college or training for a technical profession? Elia is offering you the chance to discover a range of jobs that match your profile and immerse yourself in working life.

Elia Communications Department is looking for talented interns

Are you looking for an internshipfor at least 10 weeks? We are giving you the chance to put your theoretical knowledge into practice.

What will you be doing? You will gain experience of both internal and external communications:

Internal communications

  • Write articles for the internal newsletter, the intranet and the internal magazine.
  • Put the articles online using the CMS system.
  • Draw up and implement a communication plan in close cooperation with the team.
  • Take photos for internal communications.
  • Do you like making films? You can help with that too!
  • Follow ongoing communications campaigns.

External communications

  • Put together a press review for all internal staff
  • Follow social media and think up content
  • And of course ... learn a lot along the way!

An internship at Elia = an internship in the centre of Brussels within easy reach.

What is expected of you?

We are looking for an enthusiastic intern for at least 10 weeks. Undergraduate communications students, who have a great writing style (NL or FR), creative ideas and a feeling for communication. We can further your training, letting you work alongside the communications department at Elia, as part of a great team in an exciting company. You will (preferably) work a 38-hour week in our main office in Brussels, on Keizerslaan.

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Department: Communication

  • Period: Not specified
  • Length of internship: minimum 3-4 months
  • Education: Communication
  • Work place: Brussels

Description of tasks: As an intern at the Communication department you will work on creating and updating communication media of Coreso SA.  The intern will work closely with the Communication Manager. Tasks include: Analysis on today’s visual identity of Coreso, development of new communication tools: booklet or mini guidebook to describe the company and its activities (text writing + layout), modern PowerPoint to present the company (text writing + layout), design of relevant pictures for the company (like maps for instance), proposals for new graphical charter or logos and creation of roll-ups.

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Department: HR

  • Period: September – December
  • Length of internship: minimum 3 months
  • Education: Bachelor management assistant or HR
  • Work place: Brussels

Description of tasks: As an intern at the Human Resources department you will work for Selection & Recruitment. You will follow and also participate in the daily activities of the department (plan interviews with candidates, follow interviews with candidates who have different profiles, organize assessment centers and recruitment days etc.). This experience will give you a general picture of the job of a Recruitment Officer.

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Department: Legal

  • Period: July-September; September-June Length of internship: minimum 1 month
  • Education: Law – first or second master
  • Work place: Brussels

Description of tasks: Help with legal records, draft contracts and communications, analyze conclusions, participate actively in transactions (negotiation, etc.), research, etc. As an intern at the Legal department you will be part of the team and work as a corporate lawyer.

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