Senior Search Consultant

24 Feb, 2019


Senior Search Consultant

European Affairs Recruitment Specialists (EARS)
Brussels, Belgium

EARS is a recruitment and talent management firm exclusively focused on public affairs. We connect employers with talent, and people with opportunity. Together, we build people into leaders – inspiring them to learn, grow and develop to their full potential.


As an entrepreneurial firm, we’re seeking a dynamic and motivated Executive Search (Senior) Consultant with strong experience in public affairs. This is a fast-paced, dynamic role for a self-starter who is motivated to expand the recruitment business in niche public affairs markets on a global scale. Successful candidates will have a record managing a client portfolio and leading clients independently with confidence.


This position can rapidly evolve and allow you to become partner of the company.


We are currently undergoing a re-brand with a new company name, website and more. Candidates motivated to contribute to this brand transformation are especially encouraged to apply.


The role


  • Deliver outstanding recruitment service for prestigious clients including associations, multinational companies, consultancies, law firms, NGOs and more


  • Appoint middle to senior managers across diverse EU policy areas and sectors


  • Lead your own client portfolio with the support of researchers


  • Serve as a charismatic ambassador for our firm, growing our business globally


  • Contribute to our re-brand through marketing and business development initiatives

The benefits

  • Work across the full recruitment cycle, ensuring the people whose life you have changed are thriving in their role and see you as their trusted advisor


  • Become the preferred advisor for influential clients with challenging recruitment missions that are incredibly fulfilling to manage


  • Influence how the company develops in terms of new segments and markets


  • Work alongside some of Europe’s most connected public affairs professionals in a super-charged entrepreneurial culture




  • Partner track position with no cap on bonuses


  • Competitive remuneration package

The requirements

  • Senior and credible enough to engage with c-suite clients


  • Record of achievement in public affairs or recruitment, sales experience a plus


  • Sharp negotiation skills in a diverse cultural environment


  • Confident and efficient communicator, especially on digital channels


  • Versatility and flexibility are key with an entrepreneurial spirit


  • Master degree in a relevant area (business, management, human resources, public affairs, communications, etc.)


  • Excellent English, other European languages a plus


The application

If you are looking for new challenges, and are passionate about people, send your CV and cover letter mentioning “Executive Search Consultant” to Florence Bernardoni at

Job posted: 2019-02-24