MANPOWER Luxembourg SA recruits for one of its clients :
Experienced Economic Press Officer / Speechwriter (ENG / GER)
Write speeches in English and German for an EU Institution Managing Director and senior representatives on macroeconomic and European policy issues;
Co-manage blog : take responsibility for the blog posts together with the authors from inception through to publication, including commissioning, vetting, drafting, and editing the blogs and related visuals.
Coordinate internal work streams relevant to speechwriting and the blog
Accompany senior representatives to speaking engagements and deal with press contacts while there (assuming Covid-19 related travel restrictions allow)
Draft and edit various texts and articles related to macroeconomic and European policy
Follow closely trends in economics and policy, on EU / euro area issues and in EU institutions and share them internally.
At least 5 years of relevant professional experience
Native speaker level in written and spoken English and German, full proficiency in economic terminology in both languages.
Fluency in other languages is an asset.
Work experience in the communication / press department of an EU institution, a central bank, or a supervisory authority or as a journalist covering economic and financial issues would be an asset
Proven interest in macroeconomic and European policy issues
Sustained work experience involving / dealing with European economic and / or policy issues would be an asset
Demonstrated skills in speechwriting and drafting of op-eds, blog posts, and other texts in clear, compelling, and understandable manner
Contract duration : 9 months
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