Senior Policy Analyst - European Green Deal

European Roundtable on Climate Change and Sustainable Transition
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career / Advanced
  • Posted
    Apr 20

Position description

The European Roundtable on Climate Change and Sustainable Transition (ERCST) is seeking a senior policy analyst to join its team in Brussels to work on EU and international climate policy, starting as soon as possible.

Key Responsibilities

  • Be part of the management team of ERCST;
  • Manage (research) projects for ERCST’s main areas of work within the European Green Deal;
  • Monitor and analyze relevant policy developments;
  • Provide support to the director of the European Roundtable on Climate Change and Sustainable Transition;
  • Maintain liaison with stakeholders such as business associations, environmental NGOs, etc.


  • 8-12 years relevant professional experience, working on climate change policy, including market approaches to climate change (e.g. the EU ETS);
  • A good understanding of the EU policymaking process;
  • Native-level written and spoken English - proficiency in other languages will be considered an advantage;
  • Be authorized to work and live in Belgium.


  • A degree in (environmental) economics, or related discipline;
  • Experience working on energy policy;
  • Experience in an international environment and multi-stakeholder process;
  • Be well-organized and able to pay attention to detail;
  • Ability to work in a demanding environment, take initiative and solve problems while under pressure;
  • Ability to internalize substantial amounts of (new) materials and think laterally.

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