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Top Internship | The Conference Board, Brussels

13 June 2017

One of the Careers Company's trusted and preferred partners, The Conference Board, is looking for a Research Assistant. Are you the one they are looking for?

Function Description:
The assistant will be part of The Conference Board’s knowledge organization in the Economy & Business Environment Practice. He/she will report to the Senior Economist for Europe. The assistant will support the research program of the practice and will provide research assistance on: European economic outlook, labor market, trade, and productivity. The daily work will be data intensive. The assistant participates in monthly Global Economics team meetings, led by the Chief Economist, on the review of the economic outlook. Between September 2017 and February 2018, the candidate participates in research project teams led by Directors or Senior Economists. The internship at The Conference Board is a deep dive into economic research combined with a good understanding of how a global organization operates.

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Main benefits of this Top Internship:

  • You will get unique access to senior management, for example, by sitting in on a management team meeting, having an interview with senior staff, having a mentor in the management team etc.
  • You will receive personal guidance and coaching. At The Conference Board you will report to Ilaria Maselli with Abdul Erumban as mentor (both Senior Economists). The faculty will also appoint a career coach to support you with any questions or issues.
  • After completion of this Top Internship, you will receive 15 additional ECTS which will be mentioned on your diploma.


Please apply before 15 July by sending CV and motivation letter to Elise Kamphuis at, with subject 'Application Conference Board'.

Last modified:13 June 2017 3.45 p.m.

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