External Relations Adviser

AmCham EU
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Apply by
    Jun-22-2018
  • Posted
    Jun 11

Position description

American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU) speaks for American companies committed to Europe on trade, investment and competitiveness issues. It aims to ensure a growth-orientated business and investment climate in Europe.

AmCham EU is seeking a motivated self-starter to be responsible for planning and organising delegation visits and outreach activities. Reporting to the Director of Communications and Outreach, the position requires a team player with exceptional organisational skills, flexibility and the ability to work under pressure. He/she will be responsible for channel-driven committees focused on specific targets (for example, Presidency Group), and delivery of all policy messages via these channels.

Main Tasks:

  • Builds and maintains a solid relationship with our AmChams network – coordination of advocacy efforts and policy knowledge sharing;
  • Builds and maintains a strong network of contacts with a focus on Member States – coordination of high-level strategy;
  • Organises delegation visits with our member companies to EU countries;
  • Works across teams and with members to coordinate plans related to outreach activities;
  • Oversees database accuracy.

Qualifications

  • Project management, problem-solving skills and stress resilient;
  • Great organisational skills and attention to detail;
  • Strong communication, teamwork and negotiation skills;
  • Strategic thinker;
  • Diplomatic and outgoing personality.

Languages: Fluent English
Start date: July 2018 (preferably)

Application instructions

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and CV (maximum two pages) by e-mail with EXTERNAL RELATIONS ADVISER in the subject line.

Please note that due to the large volume of applications we receive, AmCham EU will contact only successful candidates.

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