Manager Sustainability, Trade and Economic Affairs

  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Oct 04

Position description

FEDIOL, the association representing the European vegetable oil and protein meal industry is a key player in the food, feed and renewables’ chains and actively engages with public authorities and stakeholders on several European Green Deal related policy initiatives. FEDIOL is looking for a “Manager Sustainability, Trade and Economic Affairs”, to join its dynamic team.

Main responsibilities

  • Monitor developments and EU policies in the areas of sustainable sourcing of agricultural commodities, renewable energy, bioeconomy and trade;
  • Develop network of contacts within the industry and across relevant supply chains;
  • Organise and lead the work of dedicated groups of industry experts;
  • Represent the association in coalitions and discussion platforms and take a leadership role as appropriate;
  • Develop and implement advocacy and outreach strategies in coordination with others.


  • Excellent organisational skills, ability to prioritise and manage numerous files autonomously and in a team, strong team spirit;
  • Competence in navigating political or sensitive topics;
  • Proactive, capable of taking initiatives and develop strategies;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, fluent in English.


Application instructions

  • A challenging job in a multicultural environment, located in Brussels, as of November 2021;
  • Unique and friendly atmosphere;
  • Salary and other benefits tailored to your skills and experience in a contract under Belgian law.

Please send motivation letter and CV to [email protected].

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.