Area of Activity: IP & Competition Law, Tech Policy
Seniority: Mid to Senior
The Fair Standards Alliance (FSA) is seeking a highly motivated self starter Legal/Policy Officer. This is a new role aimed to reinforce the FSA’s advocacy work for fairer licensing of standard essential patents to facilitate a healthy innovation ecosystem and the roll out of the Internet of Things.
Are you an agile professional with an interest in technology, IP and/or competition law, who has experience working in international environment and with diverse stakeholders? As part of a small, but mighty team, you will be expected to contribute to planning and delivering public affairs campaigns on high stakes technology policy issues.
You are self motivated and driven, happy to take the initiative, and a great teammate. You are passionate and ambitious with curiosity and intellectual drive to learn and understand complex legal and technical subjects. You’ll understand technology, so that you can shape external influencers’ perceptions, opinions and behaviours at the same time.
The Fair Standards Alliance (FSA) is a Europe based association of 47 companies, large and small, representing mainstream industry on matters central to innovation and economic development. The FSA advocates for the development, use and promulgation of standardised technologies critical to rollout of the IoT. The FSA promotes fair practices for innovation, adoption and use of these technologies, and to enable the millions of jobs and trillions of Euros in economic growth that will accompany their widespread adoption.
A successful applicant will become part of a team dealing with some of the most interesting and intellectually challenging public policy issues of today. Because of the scope, complexity, and diversity of the FSA’s advocacy work, our team members must be flexible, talented and able to work collaboratively with almost 50 members of the association to develop and present policy solutions. While the FSA team is based in Brussels, and the work is mainly focused on Brussels, it may also include public affairs projects in key European markets or other jurisdictions.
If you are interested in this position, please e-mail your resume and CV to email@example.com.