ELF works to ensure people living with lung disease have access to evidence-based information and the opportunity to influence respiratory research, guidelines and policy at a European level. ELF has >200 patient organisations in its patient organisation network from 51 countries. It also has 13 disease-specific patient advisory groups, who provide input and advise on the priorities important to patients. ELF has offices based in Sheffield and in Brussels.
ELF was founded by the European Respiratory Society (ERS). ERS is an international membership organisation that brings experts working in respiratory medicine. It has a membership of >35,000 individuals representing over 160 countries. It is the leading medical organisation in the respiratory field. ERS has a strong presence via its Advocacy team in Brussels.
ELF is looking for a Policy and events officer to work in its Brussels office in partnership with the ERS Advocacy team. The focus of this position will be on promoting lung health via Brussels-based advocacy activities.
Candidates should display flexibility and show an ability to adapt and become acquainted with various ELF and ERS projects and policies if necessary. This individual will be based in Brussels, reporting to the European Lung Foundation Director in Sheffield, UK, and the ERS Director of Advocacy and European Affairs in Brussels, Belgium.
ELF offers an excellent package according to the Belgian legislation and social security requirements.
Applications should be sent by email with the subject ‘Policy officer - ELF’ to ELF Director.
Start date: As soon as possible
Please note: Only applicants selected for interview will be contacted
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