Public Affairs Officer Wanted in Brussels

Deadline: 30 June 2016
Open to: candidates with 2 to 3 years professional experience in EU public affairs
Remuneration: competitive salary


UEPG, the European Aggregates Association, represents the biggest non-energy extractive industry with Members in 29 countries across Europe. Their mission is to demonstrate the key role played by the European Aggregates Industry in meeting the needs of Europe and its society and to shape EU public policy in areas where it is likely to affect the sector.


  • Monitor and assess EU policy developments and advise UEPG Members on their implications, in particular in the area of environmental and technical policies;
  • Develop and coordinate UEPG advocacy programmes vis-à-vis the European Commission, European Parliament and Council working groups;
  • Draft clear reports, position papers, presentations and speeches;
  • Make a significant input to UEPG Sustainable Development Strategy;
  • Expand UEPG’s network with stakeholders including NGOs.


  • 2 to 3 years professional experience in EU public affairs; preferably with an environmental background;
  • English mother tongue (or equivalent) and good command of French;
  • Thorough knowledge of EU policy-making;
  • Excellent analytical, organisation and communication skills;
  • Ability to meet deadlines and to work in a small team.


The position is available from 1 September 2016. UEPG offers a competitive salary and an excellent working environment at the centre of the EU quarter.

How to apply?

To apply, please send your CV to by 30 June 2016. Your application letter should describe how you see yourself fulfilling the role as outlined above.

For more information please check the official call.

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