WANTED: Consultant / Account Manager with EU health experience

We are looking for a Consultant or Account Manager who will work with our EU healthcare team. The role includes supporting (or overseeing; depending on the level of the person hired) in the daily monitoring of health issues (legislative and non-legislative), drafting reports and policy briefings, participating in strategy meetings, identifying research needs and providing overall support to more senior staff members. We are looking for a professional that is proactive and always willing to take the extra mile.

Essential:

  • 2 to 5 years of work experience on EU healthcare issues. The ideal candidate would have a combined experience of working at DG SANTE and in an agency, patient or professional group.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of ongoing health debates at EU level (HTA, IP, access, AMR, vaccines, etc.)
  • Good network of health stakeholders in Brussels and beyond (European Commission, European Parliament, Council, third-party groups)
  • Perfect command of English; additional language skills an asset
  • Advanced writing skills and ability to quickly summarise complex issues
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills and ability to work in a team whilst carrying out own tasks independently
  • Flexibility, enthusiasm, ability to work under tight deadlines in an international environment
  • Knowledge of the EU institutions and legislative processes
  • Proficient with IT and new media tools
  • Permission to work in Belgium

Desirable

  • Experience with media relations
  • Good understanding of and potentially a network of EU health media and health journalists
  • Experience with social media

Salary commensurate with experience

Sounds like you? Please send your tailored cover letter and resume to info@acumen-publicaffairs.com  mentioning the reference of the job you are applying for (ConsultHealth).

We look forward to meeting you!

The Acumen Team

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