Public Affairs Consultant, Chemicals and Environment

Interel EU is looking to recruit a dynamic Consultant to support its Energy and Natural Resources Practice.

Applicants for the position should fulfill the following minimum requirements:

  • University degree or equivalent.
  • Minimum 2-3 years professional experience in European Affairs (consultancy, in-house or EU institution).
  • Knowledge of the EU institutions and decision-making.
  • Knowledge of EU energy and environmental policy.
  • Previous experience working on policy issues related to the chemical industry is preferable.
  • Willingness and ability to work on a range of different issues.
  • Excellent English, good knowledge of at least one other EU language.
  • Creative self-starter, ability to work in an international team.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Good organisational skills.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Providing regular political intelligence to our chemicals and environment clients through monitoring of information sources and attendance at relevant events.
  • Drafting of written materials, such as intelligence bulletins and reports, stakeholder mapping, policy papers, issue briefings, press releases and presentations.
  • Managing aspects of client accounts and taking ownership of the day-to-day delivery of related tasks.
  • Implementing outreach programmes towards the European institutions and other stakeholders.
  • Contributing to the design and implementation of public affairs campaigns and communication programmes.
  • Developing a deep understanding of our clients’ businesses and issues and building relationships of trust with client personnel.
  • Support with the preparation of new business proposals.
  • Playing a role in internal company activities and programmes.
  • Networking to deepen professional expertise and knowledge.


The company offers:

  • An exciting job with one of the market leaders
  • A full-time contract with a competitive salary.
  • Additional benefits including pension scheme, hospital insurance, luncheon vouchers.
  • High level, demanding and interesting assignments.
  • Access to training and other professional development opportunities.
  • A fun and challenging working environment.

The deadline for applications is the 15th of September.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and covering letter to jobs@interelgroup.com mentioning Consultant in the subject line.