logos is looking for a Junior Public Affairs Consultant in Energy & Environment

vacancy

Policy Practice Manager

logos is looking to hire a Policy Practice Manager to join its fast-growing international team.

logos is a public affairs, association management and communication agency rapidly expanding in Brussels and beyond. We offer a compelling combination of technical expertise, political savviness, outreach and communication services, and coalition building know-how. While our heart is boutique, our reach is global. Since 2012, we have integrated MCI Group (60 offices in 31 countries). Logos serves corporate and associate clients as well as European institutions.

job description 

Reporting to company’s top management, this senior position will concentrate on supervising and leading teams in relation to (i) client-related advocacy and engagement activities, as well as (ii) the management of relationships with actual and potential international clients. The Practice Leader will be part of a team responsible for the quality delivery, growth and expansion of products and services within the corporate & association client portfolio assigned. The Practice Leader will be an integral member of the account management team.

Your role consists of:

Policy Practice management

Effectively manage a team in order to deliver 360° advocacy, communication, coalition-building or public dialogue strategies for association & corporate clients (design, plan, organise, deliver and measure) by effectively creating and executing against project timelines based on priorities, resource availability, and other project requirements (i.e., budget).

Relationship and leadership management

Systematic identification, analysis and planning of actions to lead, communicate with and influence internal & external stakeholders. Stakeholders include those who have an influence /interest in /impacted by or have role within the project (e.g. internal team, departments, LOGOS global, clients and suppliers)

Financial Management

Apply LOGOS’ financial processes; prepare, justify and administer the project/event budget; oversee sourcing and contracting to achieve desired results; monitor expenditures, cash flow, maximise GM and use cost/benefit thinking to set priorities.

Business development

Pro-actively contribute to the business development and marketing strategy of logos. Discern customers’ evolving needs and build sustainable and mutually beneficial relationships with clients in line with overall sales approach and execution as well as develop and follow-up on business prospects: support in preparation of proposals, pitches, prospectus development, timelines and operations.

requirements

Experience

  • At least minimum 5 years’ experience in managing complex European public affairs projects for corporate, associations or NGOs, with a proven record in the following policy areas: environment, circular economy, climate change, transport & mobility, energy

Skills

  • Public-speaking and copywriting in English;
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and understanding of the factors involved in client decision-making processes for consultancy services;
  • Creative approach to problem-solving;
  • People management skills: strong ability to manage and motivate team members, ability to coach and guide younger colleagues, team player
  • Project management skills: time management, process oriented, attention to detail; ability to meet deadlines, understanding client requests and supplier needs;
  • Fluent written and excellent spoken English (native speaker or equivalent); command of another European language is a must.

what we offer

  • Competitive compensation and career opportunities;
  • An entrepreneurial environment where individual action is rewarded;
  • Campaigns involving with top-tier corporate and association clients on high profile issues;
  • A dynamic and intellectually challenging environment within a growing international team.

application process

To apply, please send both your CV, cover letter and references to Cécile Abboud (brussels@logos-eu.com) with Policy Practice Leader in the subject line.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: 18th March 2022

Shortlisted candidates may be required to complete a written test after the interview.

Please note that due to the large volume of applications we receive, we will only contact candidates with background and experience fitting our current needs.

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