JOB TITLE: DIRECTOR, Full time position, based in EAPN Office in Brussels
RESPONSIBLE TO: Executive Committee
PURPOSE OF JOB: The Director will ensure the strategic direction of the work of EAPN, under the guidance of the EAPN Bureau and Executive Committee. She/He will have overall responsibility for the implementation of the work programme and the management of the Secretariat of EAPN, and relations with key stakeholders.
The Director needs to be committed to the vision, mission and values of EAPN and needs to demonstrate their motivation for the work of EAPN to seek the eradication of poverty and to tackle inequality.
Information on EAPN can be found at www.eapn.eu.
The person will lead a staff team of approximately 8 people (not all of whom are full time).
He/she will liaise with a network of very diverse members from across the EAPN National Networks and European Organisations. He/she will also need to liaise with the statutory and working structures in EAPN.
The person will be employed under the Belgian law with Belgian employment conditions. Consideration can be given to secondment arrangements from an existing employer.
The gross salary scale applicable to this position ranges from 5820 to 6550 monthly, depending on relevant experience. There are 25 days holidays per year and ‘time in lieu’ arrangements for extra hours worked (normally taken during Christmas and Summer holiday periods). Further benefits include a thirteenth month, double holiday pay, a forfaitary amount of 123,95 € on top of the monthly salary for expenses related to the job, reimbursement of public transport to come to work, meal vouchers, an extra-legal pension fund and hospital insurance.