For Volvo Group, a leading multinational manufacturing company and provider of commercial transport solutions, Hays Legal is currently looking for an EU Public Affairs Manager for the corporate office in Brussels.
In your role as EU Public Affairs Manager, your influence will be both internal and external. You will closely monitor the development of all EU regulatory issues of prime concern to the Group, liaise with the corresponding experts and provide technical expertise when needed to support establishing positions on EU issues for advocacy purposes. You’ll enable the Group’s influence and advocacy at European Union level, coordinate with the Group experts on relevant EU issues by organizing joint meetings with MEPs and by creating speaking opportunities in Brussels in order to profile the brand and its products. Externally, you will drive the lobbying activities towards EU stakeholders, with a focus on the Brussels-based stakeholders, and provide EU intelligence to the Group’s different entities. You contribute to enhancing the Group’s visibility by attending external events like European Parliament hearings, and other EU stakeholders meetings and conferences.
You hold a master’s degree in either Political Sciences, Law or European studies. You have completed an internship within the EU institutions and have between 3-5 years of experience in the Brussels’ lobbying field or within EU affairs. You are fluent in Swedish and have an excellent level of English. Knowledge of more languages is more than welcome. Most importantly, you are an excellent networker, communicator and diplomat. You can take initiative on your own, but like working with others. You are at ease with and enjoy working in an international environment and will be part of a small team within a large Group.
You will receive a very interesting salary package.
Interested by this position? Apply online via https://bit.ly/2BrDBWb or Contact Marina El Chalouhi from Hays Legal Brussels.