Account Manager/ Account Director (EU Public Affairs)

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04 Jul 2018

Job description

Cicero Group’s EU Public Affairs team are looking for a dynamic Account Manager/Account Director (dependent on experience) to work as a leading member of our EU Public Affairs client account teams. The role will be in a fast-moving environment helping our clients stay on top of the busy EU legislative landscape.

You will be based in Dublin and/or Brussels whichever city works best for you. 

Responsibilities:  

  • Building and managing public affairs campaigns (legislative and non-legislative).
  • Developing a detailed knowledge of policy and legislative issues.
  • Monitoring, tracking and analysing the EU legislative agenda.
  • Helping to develop Cicero Group’s external presence including drafting briefings for public distribution, generating content for our website and supporting the development of our social media profile.
  • Supporting new business activity including working on pitches, and identifying and converting prospective new business targets.
  • Day to day team management. 

What your profile will look like: 

  • 3-5 years’ experience in a consultancy and/or European institution, trade association or equivalent organisation is essential. 
  • Knowledge and experience of the EU legislative and policy landscape is essential.
  • Experience of managing public affairs campaigns and interacting with clients is preferred although comparable experience is also welcome.
  • Experience of working in a Brussels context.
  • Experience of managing and developing junior members of a team.
  • University degree and/or masters.

Key Competencies:

  •  A “get up and go” attitude, ready to assist in a wide range of tasks, build networks and lead on specific projects, tasks or policy areas.
  • Excellent written and communication skills.
  • Research skills.
  • Planning and organisation.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • The working language of the office is English, an additional language would be an asset but not essential.

How to Apply: 

Please send your up-to-date CV and a letter of motivation, detailing how you match the job requirements to: parisa.namazi@cicero-group.com

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