The European Policy Centre (EPC) is an independent, not-for-profit think tank dedicated to fostering European integration through analysis and debate, supporting and challenging decision-makers at all levels to make informed decisions based on evidence and analysis, and providing a platform for engaging partners, stakeholders and citizens in EU policy-making and in the debate about the future of Europe.
EPC seeks 2 Associate Directors/Senior Policy Analysts (Heads of Programmes):
The successful candidates will be predominantly based in Brussels. They are expected to provide thought leadership in the programme topics, develop and acquire funding for projects and lead the EPC’s work on their cross-cutting policy area, including managing the analysts working on relevant projects and coordinating activities across EPC programmes.
The Associate Director (s) will be part of the EPC management team, working with the Chief Executive, the Director of Studies and the Chief Operating Officer to set and implement the strategic direction of the EPC.
The candidates should have a solid, policy-relevant, academic & analytical background with the following profile:
Applicants should submit a detailed CV (including publications) together with a letter of motivation, as well as contact details for two referees. In the letter of motivation, they should note any personal areas of particular interest and expertise relating to the relevant programme (EPE or SEWB) and briefly set out their vision for sustaining and developing that programme with a view to maintaining and developing the EPC’s thought leadership, and influencing the EU policy debate in Brussels and beyond.
Applications should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org (please mention in the subject line the position for which you are applying).
Deadline: Monday 27 September 2021
These positions are suitable for free-lancers.
All applications will be treated on merit. EPC is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to fostering diversity and inclusion.