Policy Director

  • Contract
  • Belgium
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

Airlines for Europe

Coverage Director – Airways for Europe (A4E)

What we’re in search of:

A4E is in search of a Coverage Director to affix its group in Brussels. The profitable candidate will develop technique, construct trade positions and execute advocacy campaigns on key points for A4E members..



  • An educational background in politics, legislation, economics, worldwide relations, or European affairs.
  • At the least 7 years’ expertise working in EU affairs, e.g. in trade, commerce associations, the EU establishments, different authorities our bodies, or public affairs consultancies. Prior expertise in aviation or transport coverage is a plus.
  • Good information of the EU establishments, the political processes and legislative procedures. A observe file of influencing related stakeholders on coverage and laws.
  • Good understanding of public coverage points associated to move/mobility and local weather/sustainability. Data of the aviation trade is a plus.
  • A powerful curiosity in EU coverage and politics, the airline sector or transport extra broadly.
  • Sturdy communication expertise (oral and written) in English. Data of an extra European language (e.g. Spanish or  German) is a plus.



  • Be liable for A4E’s work in particular coverage domains, e.g. airports or shopper affairs.
  • Chair and handle the work of A4E working teams or skilled teams composed of airline members.
  • Suggest and develop trade positions on related points in shut cooperation with A4E members.
  • Construct and execute advocacy plans to realize A4E’s coverage targets. Handle and lead brief or long-term campaigns.
  • Have interaction with officers and legislators within the Council of the EU, European Fee and European Parliament in Brussels, and the identical within the nationwide capitals.

What we provide

  • A singular alternative to advertise the political pursuits of a strategically necessary trade within the EU coverage panorama, as a part of a dynamic and worldwide group on the coronary heart of the EU quarter.
  • A versatile work atmosphere and an area to develop and problem your self.
  • This can be a Brussels-based position, with occasional journey in Europe.  

If you’re on this place and match the profile, please apply by sending a CV and a canopy letter to [email protected]. Please point out within the topic line “A4E Coverage Director 2024”.

The deadline for functions is 5pm, Friday 19 April, 2024.

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