German-language Administrator

S&D Group
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career / Mid Career
  • Posted
    Jun 14

Position description

The S&D Group in the European Parliament is recruiting a German-language administrator, AD 5, Temporary Agent 2 c) of the CEOs.


The nature and the level of the duties to be carried out include:

  • support to the legislative work of parliamentary committees, draft proposals for amendments and resolutions;
  • provide political advice; conduct analysis and formulation of policies in the fields of European Union action;
  • follow and contribute proactively to policy implementation in specific sectorial policies, drafting policy analysis notes and briefings political assessments, explanatory papers on areas of competence for S&D Members at committee level, for Group bodies and for the Secretariat;
  • draw up politically and technically coherent parliamentary positions in the main fields of activity of the European Union;
  • Manage the contacts between the S&D Group and the member parties of the PES and its parliamentary groups in the Member States;
  • Manage, organise and follow-up of meetings;
  • Contribute to external communication as well as to internal reporting and communication.

Candidates must fulfil the following conditions:

  • be a national of one of the Member States of the European Union;
  • enjoy full rights as a citizen;
  • have fulfilled any obligations imposed by the laws concerning military service;
  • produce the appropriate character references for the performance of their duties.

Qualifications and professional experience required:

  • a level of education which corresponds to completed university studies of at least three years attested by a diploma;
  • at least two years' professional experience acquired after a university degree as set out in the first indent;
  • very good knowledge of Community mechanisms and the European institutions;
  • proven ability to carry out conceptual and analytical work;
  • capacity for team work in a multinational environment;
  • a very good knowledge of the Austrian and European legal, institutional and political systems.

A very good knowledge of one of the following languages: English, French, German or Spanish and a good knowledge of another of these four languages is required.

The work requires frequent travel outside Brussels, in particular to Strasbourg.

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