Ecorys is looking to recruit an Associate Director with experience of research and/or evaluation to join our growing Policy and Research team focused on European clients and the European market. We are looking for applicants with significant knowledge and understanding of European policy, particularly in our core thematic areas of education, training, employment, culture, sport, youth, regional development and communications evaluations, although knowledge of other policy fields could be an additional advantage. The ideal candidate will have strong experience of winning and delivering work for European institutions. The role is to help Ecorys grow its European policy market and will involve leading Supplier Frameworks set up by DG EAC to deliver expertise, evaluation and studies support worth around 4 million euros per annum. The role would include overseeing tenders being produced for these frameworks and also directing projects coming from the frameworks. Applicants should have a solid experience of qualitative and quantitative research and/or evaluation methods, and an excellent command of English (written and verbal).