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Offre d'emploi: Policy Advisor:CESAER aisbl

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Policy Advisor

CESAER aisbl

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3 to 5 years

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Expiration Date

12 May 2019

CESAER is the European association of doctorate-granting specialised and comprehensive universities of science and technology that champion excellence in higher education, training, research and innovation, influence debate, contribute to the realisation of open expertise societies and deliver significant scientific, economic, social and societal impact.
We seek a : Policy Advisor
to start as soon as possible working fulltime at our Secretariat.
Core responsibilities
   » contribute to the aims and activities of our association
   » promote our association as stakeholder at European level
   » represent our association externally
   » serve and advise our governing bodies, committees and task forces
Examples of tasks
   » gather intelligence and provide high-quality and targeted information
   » initiate and contribute to positions of Members and decision-making
   » participate in and organise events and report thereon
   » initiate, monitor and support new strategies and activities
   » coordinate, contact with and lobby activities of members at national and European institutions and stakeholder level
Essential requirements
   » master degree
   » expertise and practice in European policy-making processes and institutions
   » excellent oral and written communication and relationship building expertise
   » capability to deliver high-quality results under pressure and working autonomously as well as in a small team
   » fluency, both spoken and written, in English and at least one other language widely spoken in Europe
   » excellent IT and social media expertise
   » availability to travel within Europe and beyond and work in non-office times such as evenings and weekends
   » excellent investigative expertise
   » distinct integrity, loyalty and service- and result-orientation
   » legal entitlement to work in EU
Desirable requirements
   » practice with membership-located organisations and universities of science and technology
   » two years significant working practice
   » network in European science and technology
   » expertise of European research, education and innovation policies and funding programmes and related lobbying
   » practice of working with senior university leaders, senior academics and policy makers in an international context
   » track record in writing and editing articles, reports and policy papers
We offer
   » varied and dedicated international work practice within a multi-cultural and open setting in a small and dynamic team
   » situation located at Kasteel van Arenberg in LEUVEN (BELGIUM)
   » fulltime (40-hours workweek), contract for one year and longer-term career perspective
   » competitive income and pension arrangements
   » inspiring professional and personal development
   » employment directly at the CESAER AISBL or secondment from one of our Members
How to apply
Interested candidates are invited to send a motivation letter and curriculum vitae to our Secretary General at The deadline for submission is 7th May 2019. For more information on the job, Contact Us by David Bohmert.

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