E3G is an independent think tank working to build a safe climate for all. E3G builds cross-sectoral coalitions to achieve carefully defined outcomes, chosen for their capacity to leverage change. We work closely with likeminded partners in government, politics, business, civil society, science, the media, public interest foundations and elsewhere. E3G operates around the world with offices in Berlin, Brussels, London and Washington. D.C.
Building a climate safe world requires aligning different forces in society to create the laws and institutions necessary to drive change. E3Gs Political Economy and Governance work sets out to understand how countries economic conditions interact with their political system to produce decisions on climate change.
As a European organisation with global reach E3G is committed to driving forward European climate policy through the European Green Deal, EU Climate Law and action in Member States. The Head of EU politics role would play a key role in shaping our political strategy and engagement process, working closely with E3Gs other programmes to deliver transformational outcomes.
The candidate’s main focus will be the coordination all EU political activities, working with Heads of Berlin and Brussels Office to run E3G’s EU coordination cluster. The candidate will report to E3Gs CEO and have close coordination with the Heads of our Brussels and Berlin offices to manage a coordinated strategy across multiple grants.
The role will project manage E3Gs Clean Economy Briefing Service which provides key political insights on climate change to decision makers across the EU.
The role will be responsible for E3G representation at senior events, brand management and media engagement.
Scope of the job
Professional experience required
Certifications and education required
E3G values diversity and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or ethnic background.
Please send a letter of application no more than one page outlining your motivation for the job and when you would be able to start with your CV/resume maximum two pages in English and in strict confidence by email only to Ruth Gardner at [email protected].
Please ensure that they are sent as pdf documents with the titles “your name cover letter” and “your name CV”. Please put “E3G - Head of EU Politics” in the email subject line. Also please let us know where you saw the post advertised. A full supporting applicant’s pack is available upon request at the same email.
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