Glass for Europe is the trade association for Europe’s manufacturers of flat glass. Flat glass is the material that goes into a variety of end-products and primarily in windows and façades for buildings, windscreens and windows for automotive and transport as well as glass covers, connectors and mirrors for solar-energy equipments. Glass for Europe has four members: AGC Glass Europe, NSG-Group, Saint-Gobain Glass and Sisecam-Trakya Cam and works in association with Guardian. Altogether, these five companies represent 90% of Europe’s flat glass production.
Reporting directly to the Secretary General, the Public Affairs Advisor will contribute to the elaboration of European affairs activities of the EU trade association of flat glass manufacturers. The ultimate objective of this function is to promote the industry’s views in EU policy making by establishing solid work relationships with EU decision-makers and other stakeholders from industry and NGOs.
Duties and responsibilities:
The Public Affairs Advisor’s duties will be transversal in terms of tasks and responsibilities.
Policy responsibilities (+/- 45%)
Outreach responsibilities (+/- 30%)
Other responsibilities (+/- 25%)
The Public Affairs Advisor will have to develop expertise in a wide range of EU policy areas such as climate change, energy, industrial policy, environment, construction and automotive.
Desired profile and experience:
Applicants should be able to justify the following: