PROSAFE is seeking to recruit a Policy and Project Officer starting as soon as possible. The offer is for a full-time employment based at the PROSAFE Office in Brussels.
We offer a first contract for 6 months, and provided it is successful it shall be renewed into a permanent one.
Indicative starting date: as soon as possible
PROSAFE is an international non-governmental organisation established in 1991 by market surveillance officers from countries throughout Europe. The main goal is to contribute to further enhancing market surveillance in Europe by organising Joint Actions and by developing and promoting best practices or developing tools that support the work of market surveillance officers. The Joint Actions we coordinate are (co)financed by the European Union.
The Officer would be employed within the team responsible for the implementation of a Joint and Concerted Actions on market surveillance. More information can be found on PROSAFE's website at www.prosafe.org.
The full vacancy can be found here.
The candidate will contribute to the implementation of PROSAFE’s portfolio of EU-funded projects, working with a diversified group of stakeholders across Europe. He/she is expected to be involved in administrative, communication, coordination, and technical reporting activities, and also support the design and build-up of new project proposals/tenders.
Main Tasks and Responsibilities:
Experience: minimum 3 years of working experience, ideally in a similar role.
Level of education:
1. University degree of 3 or 4 years in a relevant field, such as Political Sciences/International Affairs, Sociology, Economics, Business, Environmental Studies, Communication, Sciences and Technology, or other relevant field.
2. Master’s Degree in the above-mentioned disciplines.
The candidate should show commitment to the values, vision and mission of consumer safety NGOs and have interest the market surveillance of Energy Efficiency and Ecodesign and product safety issues.
Language skills: English level compared to a native speaker, excellent writing skills.
Other assets: Ability to switch fast through various topics and familiarity with European Union-funded projects are an asset.
We offer an interesting job in a dynamically growing organisation which brings together European market surveillance officers, consultants, as well as international stakeholders in a field that is of fundamental importance for the European Union. The working language is English. Compensation will reflect the level of proven experience and competence and follows the Belgian employment framework (13.92 salaries per year).
Suitably qualified individuals are required to submit:
1. Their CV in Europass format; and
2. A bespoke one-page cover letter in English adapted specifically to our organisation’ requirements, where you include your favourite famous quote with a motivation why it is so.
before 14 November 2022 (midnight Brussels time) addressed to Mr Gerasimos Makris, Project Officer, at [email protected].
Please write in the email subject “<Name of the candidate> - Application Policy and Project Officer”!
Candidates must first pass a written test to be invited to a physical face-to-face interview (online interviews are also possible if the person is located outside Belgium). This will then be followed by a second written test, following which a decision will be made.
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your understanding.
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