In order to support the vision of creating more livable urban spaces, EIT Urban Mobility is opening a job position for the role of EU Affairs Manager to drive activities in policy processes and manage EIT Urban Mobility’s relations with EU stakeholders. The EU Affairs Manager will have a central role in working towards positioning the EIT Urban Mobility as leading innovation community to educate and inspire mobility solutions for 21st century cities, by engaging people, connecting communities, accelerating market opportunities and re-imagining public spaces.
The EU Affairs Manager reports to the Head of Communications and EU Affairs, who is part of the Management Team. S/he is part of the Communications and EU Affairs team of EIT Urban Mobility. Communication, outreach and dissemination activities are an intrinsic part of the EIT Urban Mobility strategy, strengthened through integrated communication and are shaped by its communication framework, engaging partners and opinion leaders as ambassadors towards internal and external stakeholders.
The Communications and EU Affairs team is responsible for the entire communication framework, which includes the provision of policy and strategic advice to the Management Team in developing and implementing the EIT Urban Mobility’s communication strategy. It furthermore supports the analysis of potential synergies of and complementarities with other EU/ national/ regional innovation support mechanisms offering scope for alignment at EIT Urban Mobility and/or within the EIT Community. S/he is responsible for further developing and implementing an EU Affairs strategy for increased visibility, impact and overall positioning of EIT Urban Mobility in the EU landscape.
How to apply
Deadline for applications: 13 July 2021
Location: Brussels, Belgium