Internship Innovation & Projectmanagement

Housing Europe - Brussels, Belgium


Tasks: Communication, IT & Programming, Management, Research

Topics: Empower & Participate, Innovative Constructions, Urban Transformation

Type: Full-time, Internship

Experience required:

Language: English is sufficient

Housing Europe – BRUSSELS, BELGIUM

apply before September 6th 2022

++ We are now looking for an intern in innovation and project management to become part of our team.
Housing Europe is recruiting an intern for a minimum period of 4 months (up to 6 months) starting September 2022.

Description of the role

The intern will support the innovation and project team in delivering cutting-edge green transformation projects such as SHAPE-EU. In addition, the intern will be responsible for keeping the website updated and organising events, in particular with the participation of Housing Europe members. The intern will be assisted by a senior team member and will be given a tailor-made programme to fit his/her profile within the framework of the post.


Academic qualifications in social sciences, political science or a related field. Qualifications in the field of housing are an advantage.
Excellent written and spoken English. A working knowledge of other European languages would be an advantage.
Knowledge of the EU Green Deal and the Renovation Wave is an advantage.
Interest in working in a multicultural environment.
Strong interest in understanding housing issues from a social perspective and contributing to sustainable solutions.

We offer:

The opportunity to contribute to the green transformation of housing.
The opportunity to contribute to/and learn about social housing and related fields (e.g. sustainable urban development, social inclusion, housing and integration of migrants, housing and labour mobility, housing management, etc.).
Experience of working in EU-funded programmes.
Experience of working in a transnational network with a focus on influencing policy at European level.
Developing a further understanding of green innovation in housing.

The intern will receive 800 EUR per month.

How to apply: Send a cover letter and CV in English by Friday 6 September 2022 to:
João Gonçalves – E-mail:

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to an interview, which will take place in Brussels or online between 12 and 16 September. Expected start date will be discussed.

About us
Housing Europe is the European federation of general, cooperative and social housing. Created in 1988, it is a network of 46 national and regional associations, bringing together some 43,000 providers of social, cooperative and public housing in 25 countries. Together they manage around 25 million homes.Social, public and cooperative housing providers share a vision of a Europe that provides access to decent and affordable housing for all in socially, economically and environmentally sustainable communities, where everyone has the opportunity to reach their full potential.

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