Junior Policy Analyst / Policy Analyst – health, employment and social policies – EPC

logo-epc-European-Policy-CentreThe European Policy Centre is seeking a Junior Policy Analyst / Policy Analyst to work on its Europe’s Political Economy (EPE) programme.

The successful candidate should have a solid academic background, interest in health and employment or social policies, a good understanding of EU institutions and policies, as well as experience in organising events. The candidate should have the following profile:

  • University degree and post-graduate or equivalent, for example, in health and/or social policies, EU studies, EU law, and/or political economy
  • At least three years of relevant work experience (other than internships), including in organising events and in policy analysis
  • A good understanding of Europe’s health challenges and relevant EU policy instruments, with an interest in wider social policy and economic governance
  • Ability to research, write and  present high quality policy analysis
  • Strong interest in European affairs and commitment to European integration
  • Excellent communication and social skills (oral and written)
  • Ability to engage and network with experts and interested stakeholders
  • Ability to work both independently and in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Dynamic, flexible, reliable and attentive to detail
  • Fluent in English

Main duties:

  • Implementation of the EPC’s health activities and support for employment and/or social policy activities.
  • Research and writing policy analyses
  • Organising events (drafting event proposals, invitations and programmes, contacting speakers, assisting during the      events)
  • Liaising with external experts and interested stakeholders, as well as building and maintaining a network
  • Supporting fundraising activities for the programme

Possible additional responsibilities:

  • Representing the EPC at external events
  • Engaging with media

Start date: by autumn 2016

Terms and conditions: Negotiable. This position is for a free-lancer.

Candidates who meet the above requirements should send by e-mail a motivation letter together with a CV to Ms Maral Bedrossian, m.bedrossian@epc.eu – Please mention EPE-Health

Deadline for applications: 3 June 2016

Read More and apply here.

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