Expert - European Energy Politics

  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Apr 16

Position description

For our Representative Office within our Corporate Communication & Governmental Relations area in Brussels we are looking for YOU!

What we offer

At Uniper, we believe in rewarding our employees for their hard work. We offer competitive salaries, company pensions and performance related benefits. Our people can also take advantage of our extensive flexible benefits package with discounts on high street vouchers, health and dental care, holidays and more.

How we work

Our people are key to our success. Our core objective is to provide them with a supportive and entrepreneurial work environment that fosters collaboration. This allows our people to take responsibility and make optimal use of their skills. Together, we want to shape the future of energy.

What we are looking for

  • Support the Head of Representative Office of Uniper in developing and executing advocacy on the main European energy priorities;
  • Engage in promoting and representing Uniper towards the European Institutions and wider stakeholder community;
  • Monitor legislative developments;
  • Ensure the business is kept fully informed through regular and timely briefings;
  • Draft policy briefings and presentations;
  • Support the organization of events and meetings, as well as data management of Uniper’s EU Office.

Who we are seeking

  • University degree, preferably with a focus on Economics, Law or Public Policy;
  • Several years of relevant professional experience (e.g. commission, parliament, permanent representations) in Brussels;
  • Solid knowledge of EU legislative processes;
  • Very good communication skills, convincing approach and the ability to cope with the complexity of energy policy;
  • Strong organization and time management skills, accuracy, speed and attention to detail;
  • Self-motivated and willing to take on responsibility but also a team player;
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (notably Word, Excel and PowerPoint);
  • Fluency in both English and German, both written and spoken; knowledge of another major language is an advantage.

Application instructions

Please note that applications by e-mail cannot be considered for data protection reasons.

We always have and always will live with the intention that every person, from every background and demographic, is welcome. Whoever you are, and wherever you come from, we believe you have something to add to our mission.

Job information

Contract type: Unlimited
Working Hours: Full time

Uniper is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion, belief or marital status. We actively promote diversity, equality and flexible working.