EU Policy Advisor (Temporary Position)

French Association of Large Companies (AFEP)
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Apply by
    Aug-31-2018
  • Posted
    Aug 24

Position description

AFEP is looking for a policy advisor to support its Brussels team. She/he will be employed for one year on a full-time basis. She/he will report to the Head of our Brussels office and work in close coordination with the Brussels team and policy experts based in Paris.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Monitor and analyse EU policy;
  • Draft briefing papers on specific topics, including a monthly report on Brexit negotiations;
  • In collaboration with colleagues, prepare and attend internal working groups with members to set up the positions of the Association;
  • In collaboration with colleagues in Brussels and Paris, prepare meetings with EU policy-makers.

Qualifications

  • Postgraduate degree in EU affairs, political science or law;
  • First experience in European affairs preferably in an EU institution, a large company, a consultancy or a business association;
  • Desirable: prior experience in working on environment, climate change and energy policies and/or internal market policies.

SKILLS & COMPETENCES:

  • A good understanding of EU policy-making;
  • A real interest in lobbying and an ability to execute lobbying strategies;
  • Fluent in French and English;
  • Reliable, well-organised, proactive, transparent, team player with a positive can-do attitude;
  • Self-starter and result-oriented;
  • Strong written and oral communication skills;
  • Research skills.

Application instructions

Please send your curriculum and cover letter in French if you are not a French native speaker, in English if you are a French native speaker before 31 August 2018.

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