Policy Manager

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26 Sep 2021

CCIA’s EU office seeks a talented individual able to represent the wider technology industry’s interests in formulating EU tech regulation.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • formulating CCIA’s policy position in specific fields of EU tech regulation, e.g. online marketplaces, product safety, and IP enforcement;
  • in coordination with the team, developing public policy and advocacy strategies;
  • drafting policy positions and communications material;
  • advocating CCIA policy with European policymakers;
  • communicating CCIA policy to the public through blogs, press releases and social media;
  • organising events and assisting colleagues as needed;
  • identifying and coordinating alliances with relevant stakeholders to advance CCIA positions;
  • identifying and analysing legislative proposals for the benefit of members and colleagues.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Complete fluency in English with excellent written and verbal communications skills is required;
  • 2-3 years of relevant work experience related to EU-policy, e.g. EU institutions, EU Member State government, think tank, trade association, consultancy or company, particular attention will be paid to candidates with demonstrable experience working on technology policy;
  • A Masters degree in a relevant topic, e.g. EU law;
  • A good understanding of key elements of EU tech regulation and the policy landscape;
  • Familiarity with the services and business models of online marketplaces;
  • Effective use of modern communication tools e.g. social media;
  • Have the legal right to work in the EU;
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills;
  • Be driven and a self-starter;
  • Be passionate about the benefits of technology;
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced environment;
  • Be a team player.

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Start Date: September/October 2021

To apply: Applicants are directed to send a cover message, resume/CV and a relevant writing sample to careersEU@ccianet.org. This announcement will remain posted until the position is filled. Please note that due to the high volume of submissions we receive, we are unable to contact every applicant personally. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

 

 

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