Vacancy for EU Corporate Affairs intern in Brussels, Belgium
Imperial Brands, a FTSE 100 company headquartered in Bristol in the UK, is the parent company of a dynamic international business specialising in tobacco and non-tobacco brands. Our subsidiaries are Imperial Tobacco, Tabacalera, ITG Brands, Fontem Ventures and Logista. Imperial Brands subsidiaries manufacture and market a range of cigarettes, fine cut and smokeless tobacco products, mass market cigars and papers and tubes. Through our Fontem Ventures business, we’re developing a portfolio of brands beyond tobacco, including the e-vapour brand blu. As you’d expect with our global footprint, it goes without saying that Imperial Brands has a significant number of Corporate Affairs challenges across the world.
Imperial Brands is offering a Corporate Affairs internship in the Brussels Office. The Brussels Corporate Affairs team sets, manages and coordinates the delivery of our engagement strategies across the EU on key European issues. The team provides day-to-day support and guidance to market teams on managing key EU regulatory issues, implementing engagement activities, supporting Corporate Affairs planning, as well as ensuring alignment to the Corporate Affairs strategy globally.
This is a great opportunity for you to work closely with our Brussels team in their day to day work, while at the same time gaining a unique insight into Imperial Brands and discovering what it is like to be part of Corporate Affairs in a multinational. The successful candidate can expect to be totally integrated into the Brussels team and will play a full and active role during their time.
You’ll gain invaluable practical experience and you’ll be involved in project work with the team in aspects such as:
- Undertaking research into regulatory issues across Europe
- Updating and checking European stakeholder mapping
- Building Corporate Affairs strategies for upcoming regulatory issues (incl. next generation products)
- Assisting in the delivery of webinars, newsletters and other communications activities
- Providing ad hoc support in the development of visual communications materials and in the running of our Twitter handle
Please send your CV and cover letter at [email protected]