Vacancy for Policy Officer in Brussels, Belgium


In order to support its regulatory and advocacy activities, French business association seeks to recruit a:

Policy Officer

Main responsibilities :

  • Follow-up on regulatory developments and coordinate regular feedback and updates to members
  • Internal information and support
  • Prepare and advocate position on legislations identified as a high priority
  • Develop active advocacy network at EU level
  • Participate and represent in different fora

Required profile, competences and skills:

  • 1 to 3 years of experience in Public Affairs/Policy, ideally based in Brussels
  • Excellent understanding and command of the EU Institutions and their decision-making process
  • Good knowledge EU policy on sustainability
  • Ability to manage multiple issues and deadlines
  • Strong communication skills, including networking in political circles and interpersonal relationships across cultures
  • Dynamic, supportive, collaborative and willing team player
  • University degree in relevant area (e.g.: law, political science, economics, etc.)
  • Fluent in written & spoken French & English; German and/or another EU language is an asset

Terms and conditions, salary and other benefits:

  • Full-time and permanent contract
  • Position based in Brussels, although occasional travelling within the EU may be required
  • Up to standards salary with extra benefits (including life and hospitalization insurances, meal vouchers)

Please send your application and CV by 28 July 2019

by e-mail: medef@medef.eu

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted and that we aim to hold interviews on 4 or 5 July.