Competition & Regulatory Policy Director, CCIA Europe

Location: Brussels (Limited travel will be required.)

CCIA is in search of a competition policy professional to join our Brussels team. The successful candidate will be a talented and hardworking individual able to represent the wider technology industry’s interests in EU competition and regulatory policy. He/she will be reporting to the Head of CCIA’s Brussels office. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Formulating CCIA’s policy positions in regulatory areas affecting technology companies, primarily in competition;
  • Drafting policy positions and communications materials;
  • Advocating CCIA policy with European policymakers;
  • Communicating CCIA policy positions to the public through blogs, press releases and social media;
  • Identifying and coordinating alliances with relevant stakeholders to advance CCIA positions;
  • Identifying, analysing and engaging on legislative proposals for the benefit of CCIA members;
  • Organising public events and private meetings.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Write and speak English fluently; other major European languages an advantage;
  • Have 5-8 years of relevant work experience related to EU competition and regulatory policy, e.g. EU institutions, EU Member State government, think tank, trade association, consultancy, law firm or company;
  • Have a Masters degree in a relevant field, e.g. EU competition law;
  • Have a good understanding of key elements of EU technology regulation and competition law enforcement;
  • Be familiar with the services and business models of CCIA member companies;
  • Effectively use modern communication tools e.g. social media;
  • Have the legal right to work in the EU;
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills;
  • Be driven and a self-starter;
  • Be passionate about the benefits of technology;
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced environment;
  • Be a team player.

Remuneration: Competitive; commensurate with experience.

Start Date: To be discussed.

Interested parties should submit should send a brief CV with cover letter to careersEU@ccianet.org. CCIA is an equal opportunity employer.

Please understand that due to the high volume of submissions we receive, we are unable to contact every applicant personally. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. We thank you in advance for your interest and understanding.

Policy Manager, CCIA Europe

Location: Brussels (Limited travel will be required.)

CCIA is in search of a policy professional to join our CCIA Europe team in Brussels. The successful candidate will be a talented and hardworking individual able to represent the wider technology industry’s interests in formulating EU tech regulation. Responsibilities will include:

  • Formulate CCIA’s policy position in specific fields of EU tech regulation (specific topics to be identified);
  • Drafting policy positions and communications material;
  • Advocating CCIA policy with European policymakers;
  • Communicating CCIA policy to the public through blogs, press releases and social media;
  • Organising events and assisting colleagues as needed;
  • Identifying and coordinating alliances with relevant stakeholders to advance CCIA positions;
  • Identifying and analysing legislative proposals for the benefit of members and colleagues.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Write and speak English fluently; other major European languages an advantage;
  • Have 1-3 years of relevant work experience related to EU-policy, e.g. EU institutions, EU Member State government, think tank, trade association, consultancy or company;
  • Have a Masters degree in a relevant topic, e.g. EU law;
  • Have a good understanding of key elements of EU tech regulation;
  • Familiarity with the services and business models of CCIA member companies;
  • Effective use of modern communication tools e.g. social media;
  • Have the legal right to work in the EU;
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills;
  • Be driven and a self-starter;
  • Be passionate about the benefits of technology;
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced environment;
  • Be a team player.

Remuneration: Competitive.

Start Date: To be discussed.

Interested parties should submit should send a brief CV with cover letter to careersEU@ccianet.org. CCIA is an equal opportunity employer.

Please understand that due to the high volume of submissions we receive, we are unable to contact every applicant personally. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. We thank you in advance for your interest and understanding.

Legal Intern, Washington, DC

Location: Washington, DC

CCIA is always looking for bright, capable individuals for our internship program in our DC office.  We hire interns for the summer, and the fall and spring semesters, and accept applications on a rolling basis.

Interns work on a variety of ongoing and emerging Internet issues from both a legal and policy standpoint.  Subject matter may include: intellectual property (primarily copyright and patent), international trade, privacy, telecommunications, and antitrust.  Familiarity with Congress and legislative process, and courses in copyright, patent law, legal protection of computer software, and international IP treaties are highly preferable.

To apply, please send your resume, cover letter and writing sample to Ali Sternburg, Senior Policy Counsel, at asternburg@ccianet.org