Junior Policy Analyst - Employment and Social policies

European Policy Centre (EPC)
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    May 29

Position description

The EPC is looking for a Junior Policy Analyst to join its Social Europe & Well-being (SEWB) Programme, for a period of 6 to 12 months, starting as soon as possible.

The successful candidate should have a solid academic background, interest in employment and social policies (in particular on the impact on the future of work), a good understanding of EU institutions, policies, and legal framework as well as experience in organising events.

  • Providing support to the Social Europe & Well-being Programme with a particular emphasis on the newly launched project on the Future of Work;
  • Preparing background research, collecting evidence, data analysis and writing concept notes;
  • Participating in the writing of policy papers;
  • Organising events (drafting event proposals, invitations and programmes, identifying and contacting speakers, assisting during the events);
  • Liaising with external experts and interested stakeholders;
  • Attending events and reporting on them;
  • Providing support in writing project and funding proposals.

Qualifications

  • University degree and post-graduate or equivalent, for example, in social policies, EU studies, EU law, and/or political economy;
  • Relevant first work experience in EU social/employment related policies;
  • A good understanding of social policies at national and European levels and a strong interest in the impact of the future of work;
  • Ability to research, write and present high quality policy analysis;
  • Experience in collecting evidence and data;
  • Outgoing personality with excellent communication and social skills (oral and written);
  • Experience in designing and organising events;
  • Ability to engage and network with experts and interested stakeholders;
  • Ability to work independently and take initiatives;
  • Ability to integrate a multi-disciplinary team and demonstrate a strong team spirit;
  • Self-disciplined, dynamic, flexible, reliable and attentive to details;
  • Fluent in English.

Application instructions

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