Policy Analyst Climate Action and Energy Transition

European Policy Centre
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Apply by
    Jul-14-2019
  • Posted
    Jun 25

Position description

The EPC is looking for a Policy Analyst to join its Sustainable Prosperity for Europe programme, to work especially on topics related to EU climate action and the energy transition starting preferably in September-October 2019.

For exceptional candidates with significant expertise and experience and a recognised standing in the EU policy debate a more senior position might be considered.

The successful candidate should have a solid academic background, a good understanding of EU institutions, experience in organising policy debates, as well as a good knowledge of the current EU climate and energy policy developments.

The candidate should have the following profile:

  • University degree in a relevant subject;
  • At least three years of relevant work experience (other than internships), including in organising events and 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 EU policy developments related to climate and energy, and ability to recognise the linkages with other policy areas e.g. agriculture, transport, digital agenda, social dimension;
  • Excellent communication and social skills (oral and written);
  • 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.

The main duties are:

  • Implementation of the EPC’s activities on climate action and energy transition as well as providing research and organisational support for the Sustainable Prosperity for Europe Programme;
  • Research and writing policy analyses;
  • 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 fundraising activities for the Programme;
  • Producing new ideas and taking initiative on projects and activities.

Application instructions

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