Communications and Public Affairs Senior Officer

Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FiA)
  • Location
    Paris or London, United Kingdom
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Feb 27

Position description

The Communications and Public Affairs Senior Officer - Campaigns & Events is in charge of implementing efficient communications around FIA campaigns and events as well as mobility programmes to make the Federation the global voice for motor sport and mobility and a key player in the shaping of a more sustainable, inclusive and accessible mobility for tomorrow. They will ensure the FIA brand's recognition on the international scene, engage key stakeholders and promote the initiatives of FIA Mobility Regions and FIA Member Clubs.


  • Implement efficient communications strategies to promote the activities, campaigns and events of the FIA, its Mobility Regions and its Members;
  • Identify, create and pitch FIA stories across different channels;
  • Develop public affairs plans to advance FIA policy, engaging government and other stakeholders;
  • Draft content and produce BtoB, BtoG and BtoC communications materials (news stories, FIA publications, social media posts and other digital assets, press releases, newsletters, web pages and websites, notes, briefings, forewords, etc.);
  • Promote global campaigns and FIA programmes;
  • Create content on and social media channels (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn);
  • Support with the management of photographers, videographers and external providers or agencies;
  • Prepare and conduct video interviews with high level representatives;
  • Develop media relations with key mobility media (transport, automotive, NGO);
  • Work closely with the wider FIA Communications team, the FIA Mobility team and Mobility Regions’ Coordinators and other relevant Departments.


  • Communications, Journalism, Politics or other relevant degree;
  • 5 years of professional experience in a similar position related to communications, public affairs and media;
  • English native or highly proficient, Spanish and/or French are a plus;
  • Excellent writing and storytelling skills;
  • Utmost attention to detail;
  • Full knowledge of the production process of editorial communications materials and publications;
  • Knowledge of Indesign is a plus;
  • Knowledge of the mobility sector and its challenges;
  • Experience in media relations and have existing relationships with media and opinion leaders;
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at the same time and work in a fast-paced international environment;
  • Ability to meet deadlines and collaborate with different functions;
  • Strong organisational skills;
  • A team player with excellent interpersonal skills;
  • Occasional international travel, operating across multiple office locations and events;
  • Paris or London based.

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