We are currently seeking to hire

Position: Secretary General

UECBV is recruiting Secretary General (SG) - full time, indefinite, Brussels-based

The public face of the organisation
Office leadership
Giving direction and clarity to the organisation’s management
Strategic policy development
Enhance representation of the organisation
Look after the interests of its members
Expand the organisation’s current visibility

University Business degree, preferably PHD, Master Degree or MBA in political science, law, economy, veterinary medicine, agronomy
Solid track record of strong leadership, building and motivating effective and productive teams in an association of comparable size
Experience and understanding of the EU Institutions and their procedures
Experience and understanding of the Single Market
Experience and understanding of international development issues, including trade and economic development
In-depth understanding of the meat sector
Excellent English (UECBV’s working language), knowledge of French and German - an asset

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Interested? Apply online at by 10th February 2019, midnight (Brussels time)


an Intern .

Overall requirements:
Provide research support to the UECBV Public Affairs practice, covering a wide range of policy areas, such as:  animal health, animal welfare, customs procedures, common agricultural policy, EU trade agreements, veterinary and food safety, labeling, climate change and environment.

  • Work on the web-site and the integrated common office
  • Coordinate the Meat Image Network
  • Drafting fact sheets
  • UECBV Newsletter drafting
  • Research and internet monitoring of activities of the EU Institutions
  • Assistance with responses to members’ requests
  • Attendance at policy conferences and institutional meetings, e.g. European Parliament committees and preparing reports on discussions
  • Maintenance of files and contact lists

Ad hoc projects:
Depending on the moment of the internship, the intern may also be involved in preparation and organization of larger projects, such as general assemblies and international conferences.

  • Postgraduate studies in Science degrees (vets, food science, agriculture, environment, nutrition), European law/politics or Communication.
  • Experience in agriculture, consumers protection, environment and trade fields are a plus
  • Good understanding of EU procedures / EU institutions
  • English and at least one other EU language
  • A “convention de stage” is requested
  • Pro-active approach and team work oriented
  • Master MS Office tools (excel, power point, etc..) and searching tools like Google and others Flexibility and willingness to learn Accuracy and attention to detail; interest and diligence in research work

  • If you are interested, please contact us:
    Tel: +32 2 230 46 03

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