Institutional Shareholder Services, Inc.

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HR Recruitment internship

HR Recruitment internship

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Count yourself in.

Enter a world of corporate governance and responsible investment and jumpstart your career by gaining exposure to the fundamental affairs of businesses and economies on a global scale.


Why work for ISS?

For more than 30 years now, Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS) has been the world’s leading provider of corporate governance and responsible investment (RI) solutions for asset owners, asset managers, hedge funds, and asset service providers. Institutional clients turn to us to apply their corporate governance views, identify governance risks, and manage their complete proxy voting needs on a global basis.

We are truly a global company, with more than 1000 employees spread across 19 offices in 13 countries. A career in ISS gives you international experience in working with market-leading experts that enable investors to incorporate corporate governance & responsible investment in their policies and practices.

The ISS Way

At ISS, our values are not as much imposed as they are inspired. We talk about ideals in terms of how it brings our people together in a culture that upholds the interests of our colleagues, shareholders and clients. Everyone at ISS is a champion of Integrity, Collaboration, Empowerment, Flexibility, Diversity and Client Service. When you join ISS, you are expected to exemplify these Values in a manner that informs your actions and aspirations in the workplace.

Position overview

ISS is offering an internship for a young HR professional to join its HR team based in Brussels. You will support the EMEA recruitment process, prepare and ensure the onboarding and support some HR related projects.


  • As an intern you will be directly involved in all recruitment activities taking place in EMEA (7 different countries). You will support the recruitment and selection of our internship program. This includes activities such as conducting recruitment interviews and following up till contract negotiations, using Social Media for recruitment goals and most important managing the candidate and their experience while applying at ISS.
  • Next to the recruitment activities you will also get the chance to work on several recruitment related projects. You will collaborate with colleagues from different departments, you will be able to get to know ISS from the inside out.


  • You have a Bachelor or Master degree, preferably with a specialization in Labor and Organizational Psychology, HR or any other specialty with demonstrable affinity with HR;
  • You are fluent in English, a knowledge of French/Dutch is an asset;
  • You are a team player with excellent communication skills;
  • You can work independently;
  • You have a high level of motivation and drive;
  • You want to make an impact and help the recruitment team by looking at ways of continuous improvement.


This internship is remunerated (€ 1000 gross monthly + transport refunding) and will run for 4 months starting in November 2017.