At the VELUX Group, we give you the chance to grow. To shape your own career. To work in an international environment. To be part of a company that leads the market in sustainable indoor living. We offer you a world of opportunities – if you have the ability and the drive to take them.
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We are looking for a new Public Affairs Student to support our global Public Affairs team based in Denmark and Brussels that supports our markets globally on different political issues.
You will be working with:
- Monitoring European and national policy on selected dossiers and policy areas
- Preparing presentations and meeting materials
- Supporting the public affairs senior advisors on specific public affairs issues in Brussels and in other European markets
- Developing articles for internal and external social media channels
- Executing public affairs events in Denmark and Brussels
Working hours will be around 15 hours per week and the actual timing of the hours is flexible and will be adjusted to your study programme.Your qualifications
You are currently studying your master focusing on e.g. politics, international relations, communication, business or you have a similar relevant background.
You possess good analytical skills, a structured approach to your tasks and you like working independently and want to explore different aspects of public affairs.
As a person, you are outgoing with a good sense of humour and respect for other people’s different backgrounds. Competencies such as excellent communication skills and good interpersonal skills are required.
Proficiency in English and Danish both written and spoken is necessary.Your opportunities We offer an interesting and challenging student position in an international environment with both personal and professional development opportunities.
Our team is characterised by an informal tone and respect for each other. We are working as one team to achieve ambitious and long-term results, and we need your good spirit and commitment to meet our objectives.
The international setting is in our DNA and we believe in empowering people. We support this through sharing knowledge, delegating responsibility and investing in people who strive to make a difference.
The VELUX Group offers exciting challenges with competent and committed colleagues where commitment, thoroughness and mutual respect are among the core values. Application and contact For further information please contact Senior Policy Advisor Katrine Bjerre Milling Eriksen on +45 2274 7186.
We are looking forward to receiving your application and CV, but as interviews will be performed as we receive applications, we urge you to share it at soon as possible and no later than 27 August 2017.
Ådalsvej 99 Hørsholm
For more information:
Katrine Bjerre Milling Eriksen on +45 2274 7186
For 75 years, the VELUX Group has created better living environments for people around the world; making the most of daylight and fresh air through the roof. Our product programme includes roof windows and modular skylights as well as a range of decoration and sun screenings, roller shutters, installation solutions and intelligent home controls. These products help to ensure a healthy and sustainable indoor climate, for work and learning, for play and pleasure. We work globally – with sales and manufacturing operations in more than 40 countries and around 9,500 employees worldwide. The VELUX Group is owned by VKR Holding A/S, a limited company wholly owned by foundations and family.
For more information, visit www.velux.com