Public Affairs Junior Consultant, Chemicals & Environment

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11 May 2017
Junior Consultant, Public Affairs, Chemicals & Environment, Brussels
Public Affairs Junior Consultant, Chemicals & Environment (permanent offer) 
FleishmanHillard in  Brussels  is Europe’s  leading  EU  public  affairs  and  communications consultancy. We have an excellent track record of advising clients as they navigate regulatory, political and policy  issues  of  substantial  commercial  and  societal  significance.  Our  approach hinges on close partnership, offering deep expertise and applying insight as well as creativity to our clients’ issues. 
The position
We are looking for a Public Affairs Junior Consultant with an interest to work in the Chemicals & Environment policy  field,  to  join our established 10  people  strong Environment & Transportpractice. The Consultant will assist in the implementation of public affairs and communications programmes  for  market-leading  global  accounts.  Furthermore,  based on his/her daily monitoring  of  relevant  information  sources  and  reporting  on  key  developments, he/she will assist  with intelligence  gathering,  outreach, synthesis, analysis and  overall  support for our clients. This position provides an opportunity to gain practice-area expertise in the fields of EU environment  and  chemicals  policy  and knowledge of  integrated  communication  strategies for supporting our clients’ objectives.
Experience required 
  • We are considering candidates with between 1 and 2 years’ relevant experience in EU Public Affairs
  • University degree in either political science, communications, economics, or law
  • Work experience in a professional services firm and/or a client oriented environment is an advantage 

Skills & Competencies required

  • A  strong  interest  in EU policy  environment  and  institutional  processes with  previous  EU institutional experience an advantage
  • Excellent oral and written communication in English is a must; fluency in one or more other languages is an advantage 
  • Commitment to the highest standards of service delivery
  • Ability  to manage multiple issues and deadlines Entrepreneurial  and creative  approach  to problem solving
  • Ability to build and maintain trusting relationships 
  • Dynamic, supportive, collaborative and willing team player 
Our  philosophy  hinges  on  supportive  team  working  and  we  look  for  individuals  who are motivated  by  the  opportunity  to  be  part  of  a  market-leading,  high calibre and  culturally rich group. FleishmanHillard’s reputation for quality, creativity, and results is the foundation of our distinguished status in the industry.
If you are qualified and interested in this opportunity, please send your CV (Europass cv is not accepted) and motivation letter through our website:
About FleishmanHillard:
FleishmanHillard is the world’s most complete global communications firm, specializing in public relations,  public  affairs,  marketing,  paid  media,  and  transmedia  and  social content. FleishmanHillard  delivers  on  The  power  of  true,  reflecting  the  firm’s  high  values  and unique ability  to  guide  clients  through  a  world  demanding  unprecedented  authenticity and transparency. FleishmanHillard was named “Standout Agency” on Advertising Age’s 2013 A-List; NAFE’s “Top 50 Companies for Executive Women” for 2010-2013; Advertising Age’s 2012 “Best Places to Work”; and The Holmes Report’s 2012 Global “Public Affairs Agency of the Year.” The firm’s award-winning work is widely heralded, including at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity. FleishmanHillard is part of Diversified Agency Services, a division of Omnicom Group Inc., and  has  more than  80  offices  in  29  countries,  plus  affiliates  in  42  countries.  Visit  us at
Diversified  Agency  Services  (DAS),  a  division  of  Omnicom  Group  Inc. (NYSE:OMC) (,  manages  Omnicom’s  holdings  in  a  variety  of  marketing 
communications  disciplines.  DAS  includes  over  200  companies,  which  operate  through a combination  of  networks and  regional  organizations,  serving  international and local clients through more than 700 offices in 71 countries. 
Omnicom  Group  Inc.  (  is  a  leading  global  marketing  and corporate communications company. Omnicom’s branded networks and numerous specialty firms provide advertising,  strategic  media  planning  and  buying,  digital  and  interactive marketing,  direct and promotional  marketing,  public  relations  and other specialty  communications  services  to over 5,000 clients in more than 100 countries.
FleishmanHillard  is  committed  to  equal  employment  opportunity  and  affirmative action. FleishmanHillard does not discriminate in any aspect of employment on the basis of race, colour, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age,  veteran  status,  disability,  or  any  other  characteristic protected  by  federal,  state, or  local employment discrimination laws where FleishmanHillard does business. Our policy is to employ, advance, and reasonably accommodate all qualified employees and applicants. 

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