Political Advisor (m/f) on Economic and Social Policy

European People's Party
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Apply by
    Oct-17-2020
  • Posted
    Oct 07

Position description

The European People’s Party (EPP) is currently recruiting a POLITICAL ADVISOR (m/f) ON ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL POLICY for its headquarter in Brussels.

Potential candidates will need the following requirements:

  • University degree, preferably in economics;
  • Understanding and strong interest in the functioning of the EU economic and financial system;
  • Fundamental understanding of the European institutions;
  • Experience working in a political environment;
  • Organisation skills;
  • Ability to plan their own work, work on own initiative and to deadlines;
  • Ability to manage pressure and conflicting demands;
  • Oral and written communication skills;
  • Tact and discretion;
  • Reliability and honesty;
  • Ability and experience to work on a team;
  • Project management skills.

The person we are looking for should have at least 3 years of working experience in the European institutions or in the field of economics and should be fluent in English (spoken and written). Knowledge of other languages, as well as experience of working as part of an international team are an asset.

The EPP pays a competitive salary according to Belgian legislation and Social Security. Additional benefits will be provided in the package.

Application instructions

Applications should be sent by email by 17 October 2020, addressed to EPP Deputy Secretary General Christian Kremer.

The European People’s Party is the largest political party in European level. With over 83 member parties and partners from 43 countries and the largest Group in the European Parliament. A staff of 35 persons from all over Europe works in the EPP Headquarters in Brussels, creating a truly European work environment.

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