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EU Policy Internship



Brussels, Belgium
Posted on Saturday, October 14, 2023
Thank you for your interest in this position with Fiscalnote EU Issues Tracker, a wholly-owned subsidiary of FiscalNote. The recruitment for this role is being managed by FiscalNote's Recruiting team (parent company), so you are in the right place! Please continue to review this opportunity and apply at your interest. We are excited to review your background. Thank you!
About this Internship
FiscalNote Europe is actively looking to bring on its next great Intern to join its office in Brussels. We require curious and creative interns who are looking to take their passions for EU Affairs to the next level. The FiscalNote Europe internship is a great opportunity to gain hands-on experience in EU regulatory monitoring and analysis on several policy areas. We will provide the continuous training, coaching, and development you need to be successful, and in the end, we hope to give you a boost like no other organization is able. You will be supporting our teams by providing unrivaled services to our clients and partners.
About EU Issue Tracker Team at FiscalNote Europe
Fundamentally aligned with FiscalNote’s core mission of connecting the world to its governments, the EU Issue Tracker team helps its clients to identify regulatory opportunities and threats in the EU. Delivering objective, structured and accurate near real-time EU legislative and regulatory tracking and horizon-scanning, our clients gain a systematic edge in regulatory monitoring. Our dedicated team of analysts work with Product and Business Development Teams in delivering the right EU data and analysis to our client base at the right time. Insightful and diligent, the EU Issue Tracker team works in a fast-paced continuous learning environment where teamwork and subject matter expertise are vital for producing the reliable, high-quality analysis we are known for.
This internship is for 6 months.

What to Expect:

  • Carry out research tasks and baseline intelligence on a range of EU policy areas
  • Learn how to harness technology to improve intelligence gathering
  • Provide support with media and social media analysis
  • Contribute to a range of business development projects

What Sets you Apart:

  • Recent Master's in EU Law or EU Affairs/Politics
  • Clear ability in conceptual thinking and analytical writing
  • Native or equivalent written and spoken English, plus other EU languages
  • Passionate about EU politics and affairs
  • Willing to learn both by doing and through formal training
  • Enjoy being part of a young, fast paced and dynamic team
  • Legally eligible to work in Belgium
Reference ID: #LI-PD1
Excited about this role, but don't meet 100% of the expected qualifications listed above? We'd still love for you to apply! FiscalNote is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce where unique experiences are valued and everyone has the opportunity to contribute. Research has continuously shown that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet all of the listed qualifications. We want to help overcome this trend and seek to make space for unique and relevant skills and attributes. So, when applying to FiscalNote, rest assured that your application is reviewed by a living, breathing human being and evaluated based on key competencies needed for success in the position. Our Recruiting team maintains awareness of all open roles which means your application may be assessed against multiple positions and we will reach out to gauge your interest in other opportunities as appropriate. Questions or concerns? Contact, we'd be happy to connect!
As part of FiscalNote's commitment to creating an accessible and inclusive hiring process, we strive to provide reasonable accommodations for persons with medical conditions or disabilities that will enable their access to the hiring process. If you need an accommodation, please send an email to to let us know the nature of your request.
About FiscalNote
FiscalNote is the premier information services company focused on global policy and market intelligence. By combining AI technology, expert analysis, and legislative, regulatory, and geopolitical data, FiscalNote is reinventing the way that organizations minimize risk and capitalize on opportunity.
Home to CQ, Roll Call, Oxford Analytica, and VoterVoice, FiscalNote empowers more than 5,000 clients worldwide to monitor, manage, and act on the issues that matter most to them. To learn more about FiscalNote and its family of brands, visit and follow @FiscalNote.
At FiscalNote, we Lead with Values
Know your Audience ∙ Find the Truth ∙ Drive Alignment ∙ Level Up ∙ Own the Job ∙ Bias for Action ∙ Support the Family
About FiscalNote Europe
FiscalNote Europe is a leading EU monitoring and intelligence service. Our EU Issue Tracker service provides comprehensive regulatory intelligence, combining cutting-edge technology with human analysis from our team in Brussels. We are excited by the creative experience of problem-solving. We are driven to discover the structure and meaning in information. We are obsessive about being complete and systematic. And we are uncompromising on quality in our service.
Only applicants that are legally eligible to work in Belgium will be considered
FiscalNote is continuing to hire new talent, with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually due to COVID-19. New team members, along with our current staff, will temporarily work remotely (unless communicated otherwise).