Description internship

ENAS is looking for a motivated intern with event management background to support the organisation of the ENAS Forum & Assembly. The Forum & Assembly is an annual event, taking place in the first week of November gathering 200 delegates from within and outside University sport.

About ENAS

The European Network of Academic Sports Services (ENAS) is the association of Sports Offices in Higher Education Institutions in Europe. It is a non-governmental, international alliance with a common interest in the promotion of Higher Education sport and physical activity as an integral part of University life. Sport promotes the social, mental and physical wellbeing of students. It contributes to the University Education mission by teaching life-long learning skills such as team play, leadership and community values. It helps attract, recruit and retain students, and helps to stay connected with Alumni. Sport also celebrates talent, excellence and achievements. Over the past 20 years, through its projects, ENAS has fostered the development and promotion of sport and physical activity, and brings together key actors in University sport to share ideas, knowledge and to prepare for the future of University sport. More information is available from

You can be a part of the movement! ENAS is continuously looking for motivated, open-minded and proactive young talent to get actively involved in the administration and development of the network and its events and projects in view of creating better networking and knowledge sharing opportunities in the European University Sport context.

Your role

  • Support the organsiation of the annual ENAS Forum & Assembly
  • Assist in the preparation and organisation of ENAS Executive Committee meetings: prepare agenda, make travel arrangements, coordinate hotel bookings, liaise with local hosts, and write the meeting minutes.
  • Assist in professionalising and developing the ENAS network and ENAS projects on a day-to-day basis: answer e-mails, update web content, send out communication updates, update documents, write policy documents…

Your profile

  • Enrolled in higher education
  • Proven interest in (University) sport
  • Very good to excellent written and spoken knowledge of English.
  • Flexible, detail-oriented and highly autonomous hard-working self-starter with “hands-on” approach and eagerness to learn.
  • Technology savvy communicator motivated to work in a small team and to use digital means to work together at distance: skype, dropbox, Google drive,…

ENAS offers

  • Non-remunerated internship
  • Working experience in an international, multicultural environment for a European non-governmental organisation
  • Insight in EU affairs and politics
  • Flexible and location-independent traineeship, you need: your computer, internet connection
  • Opportunities to travel representing the network

Start date:

To be determinded on basis of availability.


To be determinded on basis of availability.


Please send your CV and a short cover letter to Margo de Lange via

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