Job opening - ACEM is currently looking to expand its team with a new technical officer
15 Nov 2018

Job opening - ACEM is currently looking to expand its team with a new technical officer

ACEM, the European Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers, is the trade association that represents manufacturers of motorcycles in Europe. ACEM members include 17 manufacturing companies and 17 national industry associations in 14 different European countries. About 300,000 jobs depend on the motorcycle, moped, tricycle and quadricycle industry in Europe.

ACEM works closely with the EU institutions, as well as with a wide range of stakeholders, in different policy-areas. These include vehicle homologation requirements, environmental legislation, road safety and mobility policies, international trade, research etc. For further information, please see 

ACEM is looking for a highly-motivated Technical Officer to join a dynamic international team.

Job purpose and description

The function aims at monitoring, reporting, and coordinating activities, facilitating the building-up of common positions, and representing the European Industry, where necessary together with experts from the membership, in European and international technical meetings under the authority of the Secretary General and the senior Technical Officer

As interface between EU institutions, stakeholders and ACEM members, the Technical Officer will be based at the ACEM Secretariat in Brussels, Belgium and address issues related to:

  • European and International type-approval regulations, and other regulations that influence the design of motorcycles / affecting the Industry and its products
  • European and International standard
  • Technical regulations and international trade


  • University degree in engineering
  • Min. 1-2 years experience in the motorcycle or automotive industry (vehicle or component manufacturing), in type-approval or regulations
  • Experience with / understanding of EU, international or national institutions is a plus
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills. Excellent English. Additional fluency in other EU languages is a plus
  • Excellent organizational, networking and social skills
  • Good analytical, conceptual and strategic thinking skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of an international team
  • Flexibility and ability to travel


  • An initial contract of 3 years will be offered to the successful candidate


  • Please send CV and motivation letter to  
  • Only shortlisted candidates will receive a reply. Interviews will be held in Brussels or via Skype
  • Deadline for applications: 15 December 2018

Documents available to download

Job opening - ACEM technical officer (pdf)

Contact us

European Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers

Avenue de la Joyeuse Entrée, 1 B1040
Brussels Belgium

+32 (0)22 30 97 32

VAT BE0451945071

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