EU Public Affairs Manager

Lykke Advice
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Apply by
    Nov-27-2020
  • Posted
    Nov 09

Position description

LYKKE ADVICE is a start-up consultancy based in Belgium and created in 2016. Our focus is on providing public affairs advice to companies and associations. We are specialised in EU policies. Our clients span businesses working in different sectors – e.g. agriculture, sustainable development, public health. Learn more via our website: www.Lykkeadvice.eu.

ABOUT THE POSITION

We are looking for a dynamic and independent consultant who is willing to work in different areas within EU public affairs.

  • Monitor and analyse EU agenda and programmes;
  • Develop lobby strategies and assist in their implementation;
  • Create and maintain a network of contacts at EU level;
  • Set up and participate in bilateral meetings, conferences and working groups with key stakeholders, EU Commission and European Parliament;
  • Help to develop content for newsletter and website;
  • Develop policy papers, amendments to legislation, answers to public consultations etc.

Qualifications

  • Quick learner, ability to grasp complex concepts rapidly;
  • University level education (Master’s degree), preferably in an area related to European Studies, political science or law;
  • 1-2 years of experience working in public affairs or at EU institutions as e.g. intern;
  • Fluent oral and written communication in English – other languages is an asset;
  • Strong research and analysis skills;
  • Team-player, proactive and inquisitive mindset;
  • Ability to work individually;
  • Familiar with Microsoft software such as Word, PowerPoint; Excel.

WHAT WE OFFER

The ideal candidate will have 1-2 years of experience and should able to start in the job 15th of December 2020. It is a full-time position in a temporary contract for 4 months with possibility to prolong. You will be offered a salary package of 3000 EUR Gross and extra benefits of meal vouchers, mobile phone + subscription and monthly train ticket. This is the ideal position for a candidate wishing to move from the EU institutions to the private sector.

Application instructions

Send your CV and cover letter in English before the 27th of November. Interviews will be held on an ongoing basis.

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