Technical Regulations Manager


What is CLEPA?

CLEPA is the voice of the European automotive supply industry, bringing together well over 120
of the world’s most prominent global suppliers of car parts, systems and modules, and linking
the sector to policy makers and regulators.
European automotive suppliers are world leaders in automotive technology for safe, sustainable
and smart mobility. This vibrant European sector employs 5 million citizens and has an annual
turn-over of 600 billion Euros.
CLEPA seeks to proactively engage in the EU and UN decision making processes, shaping
legislation and global technical harmonisation impacting the automotive business.

What is the job offer?

CLEPA is looking to hire a technical regulations manager to work at the Brussels headquarters.
The technical regulations manager will monitor technical regulations for automotive suppliers,
will facilitate member working groups towards a shared position and will present the common
voice of the members towards European and international institutions.

The main tasks are:

* Coordinate and facilitate association working groups and task forces
* Monitor European and international technical regulations
* Prepare and communicate the association’s positions to sectoral partners, institutions and
* Maintain good relations with representatives of governments and institutions such as the
European Commission, United Nations and standardisation institutes.
* Organise and follow-up international meetings
* Manage files and documentation on technical and regulatory issues

Who are we looking for?

For this challenging role we prefer a candidate who already has some experience in technical or
regulatory affairs in an international industrial setting, but we are also open for a young
potential who has the willingness to develop quickly.

Desired profile:
* University degree in engineering, preferably electronic/electro-technical
* Good understanding of the principles of system type-approval or technical product
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English (additional knowledge of German
is a plus)
* Team player and consensus builder: ability to manage groups in a consensus-oriented way
* Willingness to travel regularly on short trips mostly within Europe

What does CLEPA offer?

* A highly interesting job in a dynamic international industry which is in constant evolution
* A challenging role with the possibility to become an expert and to contribute to future
automotive developments
* A competitive remuneration package
* A modern office setting in a central Brussels location

How to apply?

Please send your motivation and CV to before 31 January 2018.

We will contact you  as soon as possible!


Vacancy Technical Regulations Manager CLEPA