The EPC is looking for a Policy Analyst (PA) to join its European Politics and Institutions programme, to work especially on topics related to the 2019 European Parliament elections, EU decision-making processes, EU institutional architecture, the future of Europe debate and Brexit, starting asap.
The successful candidates should have a solid academic background, a good understanding of EU institutions, experience in organizing policy debates, as well as knowledge on and a good understanding of current EU policy developments in one or more of the above-mentioned policy areas (European Parliament elections, EU decision-making processes, EU institutional architecture and the future of Europe debate).
The main duties are:
- Implementation of the EPC’s activities on some/all of the following policy areas: activities under the Europe for Citizens grant, European Parliament elections, EU decision-making processes (science in decision-making), EU institutional architecture (including structure of the Commission), the future of Europe debate, as well as contributing to research and the organisation of the EPI Programme;
- Research and writing policy analyses;
- Overseeing/organising events (drafting event proposals, invitations and programmes, identifying and contacting speakers);
- Liaising with external experts and interested stakeholders, as well as building and maintaining a network;
- Supporting/leading fundraising activities for the Programme in the relevant policy areas;
- Producing new ideas and taking initiative on projects and activities;
- University degree in a relevant subject;
- At least three years of relevant work experience (other than internships), including in policy analysis;
- Demonstrated ability to research, write and present high-quality policy analysis;
- Strong interest in European affairs and commitment to European integration;
- A good understanding of some/all of the relevant policy areas: European Parliament elections, EU decision-making processes, EU institutional architecture and the future of Europe debate;
- Ability to engage and network with experts and interested stakeholders;
- Ability to work independently as well as in a multi-disciplinary team;
- Dynamic, flexible, reliable and attentive to detail;
- Fluent in English.
Candidates who meet the above requirements should send by e-mail a short motivation letter together with a CV to Maral Bedrossian (Ms). Please mention PAEPI in the subject line
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