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Policy advisor, Eurocities

Job Vacancy

Organization: Eurocities Position: Policy advisor Duty Station: Brussels, Belgium Deadline for Application: 12 June 2022

Experience Requirements: a successful track record of at least 5 years of relevant work experience in policy advocacy at EU level and EU project implementation a Masters degree or equivalent in social policies, social sciences, urban development, EU studies or related fields thorough understanding of the EU institutions, decision-making processes and funding instruments excellent knowledge of EU policies and programmes related to social inclusion, employment and skills excellent knowledge of urban policies and cities in general, including the role of cities in the EU excellent research and analytical skills, including the ability to collect, analyse and present information in a clear and concise way experience in mutual learning/policy transfer methodologies experience in organising events experience in coordinating working groups experience in advocacy, lobby and influencing EU institutions and other relevant stakeholders strong organisation and coordination skills excellent organisational awareness excellent oral and written communications skills in English good interpersonal skills for an international environment You are: a strategic liaison for a specific Eurocities community and key EU representatives a dynamic team player who also takes full responsibility for delivering results on own work agile in a changing environment with the ability to juggle competing deadlines a self-starter, driven by the motivation to deliver outcomes for cities and citizens Assets: experience of working with cities, either in a city administration or through a network knowledge of indicators, notably in the area of social affair other languages Special Requirements: How to apply Applicants are requested to send a letter of motivation, explicitly describing point by point their relevant experience and linking it to the requirements for the position, in one-page maximum, together with a CV with at least two referees (including your current or last employer) by 12:00 on Sunday 12 June 2022 to: Patricia de Wouters, Head of HR, at Please send the documents in pdf format and mention ‘SAF policy advisor’ in the subject line. Interviews will be held in person in Brussels, or online, on 21 and 22 June 2022. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. CV and personal data of non-selected candidates are not shared with anyone outside Eurocities and will be deleted immediately after the recruitment process. For more information, read our privacy policy. Contact Email: