Senior Public Affairs Consultant

Grayling Slovakia s. r. o.

Place of work
Palisády 36, 811 06 Bratislava
Contract type
full-time, trade licence
Start date
July / August 2021
Wage (gross)
2 500 EUR/monthFinal remuneration package is subject to further discussion and is directly dependent on seniority and level of experience of a candidate. In case of trade license candidates the remuneration will be based on agreed hourly rate of a candidate.

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are one of the leading consultancies in the Slovak Republic, with both multinationals and Slovak clients across a range of sectors.
Currently, we have a vacancy for a Senior Public Affairs Consultant to work in our Public Affairs team, potentially developing into the leader of the Public Affairs Division.
Our PA team provides strategic consultancy helping our clients to manage both Slovak and EU legislative and regulatory challenges affecting their business. Services we offer include political monitoring and intelligence-gathering, coalition building, drafting of submissions and other policy documents, direct advocacy towards state administration and third-party stakeholders and managing the political and public dimension of issues or crisis. Our consultants abide by Code of Ethics and the British Anti-Bribery Act so that our clients can be assured of the highest ethical, as well as professional, standards at all times.

Employee perks, benefits

What we offer:
- A competitive salary commensurate with experience
- Career growth opportunities, in Slovakia and within Grayling network in Europe
- Collegiate and collaborative environment
- Opportunity to work in a team of highly qualified people
- Exposure to senior management within large multinational companies that are clients

Information about the selection process

Replies will be sent only to the relevant candidates who will be also invited to an interview.

Expected date of completion of the selection process

30 June 2021 (there are still 48 more days)

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

Public Affairs, Political Science, International Affairs, Law

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Word - advanced
Microsoft Excel - advanced
Microsoft PowerPoint - advanced

Driving licence


Number of years of experience

Public Affairs / Corporate Affairs

Personality requirements and skills

- We expect at least 4 years of experience with Public Affairs in an international, English-speaking environment OR professional experience from Slovak or European public administration.
- An enthusiastic self-starter, with strong analytical skills and ability to think strategically.
- Excellent knowledge of the Slovak political system and institutions.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken (native Slovak and excellent English is a must, other languages a plus).
- An organised and flexible approach; multi-tasking and excellent prioritising skills will be required to deal with various responsibilities across a broad, mainly international, client base.
- Practical knowledge of the Slovak political environment and already built solid network of contacts in the Slovak state administration is considered a basic requirement.
- Ability and confidence to network on behalf of the agency. – Ability to build contacts, promote and position the agency to leading international business and institutional stakeholders.
- Background in political science, law or similar fields of study.


Brief description of the company

Full service communications consultancy.

Grayling is a global Public Relations, Public Affairs, Investor Relations and Events consultancy. We have offices in 70 locations in 40 countries across Europe, the US, the Middle East and Asia Pacific and we are the second largest independent PR firm in the world. Grayling is part of Huntsworth Group.

Number of employees

10-19 employees

Company address

Grayling Slovakia s. r. o.
Palisády 36
811 06 Bratislava


Kontaktná osoba: Peter Fecko
Tel.: +421905213136
E-mail: poslať životopis
ID: 2723793  Dátum zverejnenia: 4.5.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 500 EUR/month