We are hiring a Public Affairs Consultant

Public Affairs Consultant

Do you want to make great things happen? Do you wish to pursue a career in a unique and international environment? You are passionate about finding creative solutions? You are committed to always strive for the best?

Let’s advance (y)our interests!

The job

  • As Public Affairs Consultant, you are responsible for the development, the management and the delivery of Public Affairs and lobbying strategies to achieve our clients’ objectives;

  • You manage Public Affairs programs and liaise with relevant stakeholders across the Belgian institutional landscape;

  • You build and lead clients’ influence in the Belgian institutions, across governments and other relevant stakeholders and drive business solutions for our clients that will have tangible and quantitative results;

  • You also contribute to business development processes with existing clients and potential new clients, organize the workload and consultants in function of the clients’ accounts and manage independently the operational implementation of actions undertaken by consultants;

  • You conduct research, provide analyses and strategic recommendations and implement client projects taking into account broader managerial and business implications and produce written documents, monitoring reports, client meeting reports, press releases, presentations…

Your talent

  • Proven track record of 5-7 years of experience in Belgian Public Affairs;

  • University level education (Master’s degree), preferably in an area related to political sciences, economics or law;

  • Previous consultancy experience and a good network in the Belgian political landscape is an asset;

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;

  • Excellent analytical skills;

  • Business acumen;

  • Mother tongue Dutch or French with proficient written & spoken knowledge of the other national language and fluency in English;

  • Strong computer and digital skills (Microsoft Office, social media…).

The challenge

  • An exciting job within a leading communications and public affairs consultancy

  • High-level multinational client assignments

  • Access to training and other professional development opportunities

  • A fun and challenging working environment

  • A competitive salary package

Let’s talk!

Please send your CV and cover letter to jobs@interelgroup.com mentioning PA Consultant in the subject line. Starting date: as soon as possible.

Why us:

Interel Belgium is a leading full-service communications and public affairs consultancy in the Belgian market. Established in 1983, we focus on the delivery of expert public affairs and strategic communication services to a variety of blue-chip clients in the private and the public sector.

We are the Belgian practice of Interel Group, an international and independent communications & public affairs consultancy with fee revenues in excess of 15 million €, active in Europe, Asia and the USA, and employing over 100 consultants. Interel is headquartered in Brussels.