Are you the Regulatory Policy Officer we are looking for?

Hours: 36 – 40 hours 
Location: Rotterdam & Amsterdam
Employment: A year contract with the prospect of permanent employment
Department: Public Affairs & Sustainability

Are you looking for a job with a purpose? Do you like to collect policy intelligence and define solutions to make regulation better fit our sustainable business? And do you get energy from advising policy advisors and stakeholders about better legislation? Then you are the regulatory policy officer we are looking for! In this role, you will primarily support our Credits division. They focus on delivering carbon avoidance and reduction solutions to our clients via insetting and offsetting credits. You will help them monitor and interpret international legislation, keep up with market trends, connect to our external stakeholder network and provide valuable public affairs & regulatory advice to our business. You will be part of our competent Public Affairs & Sustainability department and report to the head, Anouk Florentinus. Are you ready to make the difference?

  • Keep track of all legislation around carbon markets, both mandatory (like EU ETS) and voluntary (SBTi target setting, GHG protocol, etc.);
  • Informing and advising our business regarding international regulatory developments and market trends around carbon markets;
  • Build and maintain relationships with external relevant stakeholders;
  • Connect regularly with the business for internal knowledge exchange and external positioning;
  • Performing international advocacy activities to align the regulatory framework within our business needs;
  • Participate in team meetings of the Public Affairs team to define the lobby strategies and action points.


  • A networker easy to connect to new people with different backgrounds and cultures;
  • Quick to assess which level of expertise and knowledge your conversation partner has;
  • Team player in our organization exchanging knowledge, intelligence, and fun facts;
  • Works narrow and fast;
  • Does not shy to dive into legislative pieces;
  • Negotiating skills are nice to have.
  • In-depth knowledge (and experience) on carbon market policies a plus!


  • University degree in thinking and way of working (Environmental Science, Developmental Economics, Sustainability Strategies);
  • Minimum of 3 – 10 years of relevant working experience;
  • Fluent in English is a must and having a good command of Dutch is nice to have; 
  • Public affairs and advocacy experience are nice to have.


  • A market aligned salary based on experience and competences existing of monthly regular salary and extensive yearly bonus structure;
  • A collective pension plan with FinCo paying two-thirds;
  • An energetic work environment in our new designed sustainable offices (Rotterdam / Amsterdam);
  • Flexible working hours;
  • Free daily fresh-made lunch at our offices;
  • A yearly budget of € 900,- gross for your well-being and development;
  • Many opportunities for further development and training to get a little better every day;
  • 8% holiday allowance;
  • A company electric car;
  • A new Laptop and phone;
  • Working in a great team;
  • An international, dynamic, and fun work environment.

We are FinCo Fuel

FinCo Group is originally a Dutch fuel trader and supplies fuels to wholesalers and business end users in road transport and shipping in the Netherlands, Germany and Switzerland. Nowadays we have more than 290 employees, and supply a fast-growing volume of renewable solutions to logistics around the globe. The FinCo team is a club of young and committed people. FinCo responds to the many challenges of the energy transition by playing a pioneering role in the further reduction of CO2 emissions.

We seek new talent to achieve these ambitious business goals: enterprising people who want to shape the energy market's future together with our customers and us. As a fast-growing company, FinCo offers exciting opportunities in a challenging environment. The lines between the management and our employees are short, the doors are always open. You work from our new, energy-efficient and homely offices in either Rotterdam or Amsterdam, easily accessible by public and private transport. You can isolate yourself in one of the smaller rooms, meet each other in many coffee corners or play a game of table tennis. 

FinCo Fuel is always looking for new talent. Are you enthusiastic and do you think you fit in with our organisation? View all our vacancies.

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