Director – Public Policy Engagement
Eu & UK
Posted on 3/26/2024
Epic Games

5,001-10,000 employees

Video game developer (makers of Fortnight)
Company Overview
Epic is a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology. Epic operates Fortnite, one of the world’s largest games with over 350 million accounts. Epic also develops Unreal Engine, which powers the world’s leading games and is also adopted across industries such as film and television, architecture, automotive, manufacturing, and simulation. Through Unreal Engine, Epic Games Store, and Epic Online Services, Epic provides an end-to-end digital ecosystem for developers and creators to build, distribute, and operate games and other content.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Consumer Software
Real Estate
Education
Gaming

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$15.4B

Founded

1991

Headquarters

Cary, North Carolina

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

2%

2 year growth

36%
Locations
London, UK
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Public Policy
CategoriesNew
Legal
Risk & Compliance
Legal & Compliance
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree required. Advanced degree in law, policy, or other relevant discipline preferred
  • 10+ years of experience in public policy or government relations in Europe
  • Experience working within governments, think tanks, public interest groups, industry trade groups and/or relevant corporations
  • Track record of successful execution; ability to help develop and implement programs and processes
  • Forward-thinking and strategic approach to engaging with government and other policy stakeholders
  • A thoughtful team player who can collaborate cross-functionally to understand business goals, and identify global legislative and regulatory opportunities and risks
  • Openness to frequent travel
Responsibilities
  • Monitor policy and political trends in the European Union and develop engagement recommendations to share with Epic teams
  • Partner with public policy colleagues to identify opportunities and risks in Europe with respect to core policy priorities such as competition and online safety
  • Partner with public policy and communications team colleagues to develop and execute public affairs outreach in the UK and Europe, with an emphasis on stakeholders and relationship building in Sweden
  • Develop external narratives and talking points, organize briefings and strategic programs that support Epic’s policy efforts
  • Engage with local trade associations to advance Epic’s policy positions with the broader industry