• GREENPEACE – Policy Strategist for EU climate and energy policies, Brussels

    Disponibilità: Immediata

    Candidature entro: 18 maggio 2015

    Your main responsibilities will be to:

    • develop and implement advocacy strategies on EU policies related to climate change and energy;
    • maintain active relations with European institutions;
    • interact, as required, with the Greenpeace European energy campaign, our global climate negotiations team, our global polar team, to provide EU strategic advice and policy expertise;
    • partner with other NGOs and strategic allies to form common advocacy positions;
    • draft briefings, letters and other advocacy materials;
    • Act as a spokesperson for the media and in public fora.

    Your skills and qualifications include:

    • excellent policy analysis and strategic planning;
    • at least 3 years of relevant professional experience;
    • good knowledge of the decision-making processes of the EU institutions;
    • experience in making change happen through public campaigns, and the ability to view environmental policy issues in terms of campaign opportunities;
    • detailed understanding of climate change and energy policies;
    • self-motivated, and stress-resistant;
    • very good spoken and written English, and fluency in at least one other European language;
    • used to working with people from different backgrounds;
    • good networking skills;
    • desire to actively contribute to the protection of the environment and to political change.

    Application information:

    Please email your application to european.unit@greenpeace.org and address it to Mr Stef Van den Eynde. Please write “Application Policy Strategist” in the subject line.

    Please include:

    • a CV of maximum two pages (no photos, please);
    • a cover letter of no more than one page, outlining your motivation and including the date when you would be able to start;
    • a short article (in the form of a ‘letter to the editor’ of no more than 500 words) on the theme “After Paris -prospects for climate policy in Europe in 2016″

    The deadline for applications is 9 a.m. on Monday 18 May. The first round of interviews will take place in the week of 25 May.