We are looking for a new Association Manager


We are an international network of market-leading organic processing and trading companies and interested stakeholders, like organic associations, research organizations and service-providers.

To realize our ambitions we are searching for an:

Association Manager

Your skills:

  • Experienced in a professional association context (5 years+) – best in food and farming sector
  • Personally oriented towards sustainability and organic food
  • A bachelor or master degree or similar in a relevant discipline
  • Able and willing to guide a company association
  • Recognition as an expert of EU policy making and extensive knowledge of European food and farming policies, EU institutions and EU policy frameworks
  • Extensive existing networks in organic sector and with EU institutions and Brussels based organisations
  • A proactive, creative and innovative mindset with strong interpersonal skillsStrong organisational and diplomatic skills, team player and service minded
  • Complete fluency in English with excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Flexibility to represent OPTA in Brussels on a regular basis

See full job description here.