Policy Advisor on Environmental Issues

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29 Jun 2018

The Secretariat of Copa-Cogeca is recruiting a Policy Advisor expert on Environmental Issues.

His/her main functions will be:

  • Monitor European policy initiatives and identify emerging trends and issues, particularly in the areas related to agriculture on: Biodiversity, Research & Innovation and Water.
  • Provide thorough detailed analysis, their impacts for Copa-Cogeca members and develop Copa-Cogeca positions.
  • Organise and coordinate the respective Copa-Cogeca Working Parties.
  • Develop, in collaboration with members and other external partners, networking and lobbying activities to influence the EU institutions.


  • University degree (B.Sc or M. Sc) in Agronomy, Bilogy or Environmental Sciences.
  • A strong understanding of the CAP, and other relevant EU policies is essential.
  • Professional experience in agriculture at European level.

Language Skills: 

  • Fluency in English and French are required.
  • Other EU languages is/are an advantage.

How to Apply: 

Please send your application (CV + cover letter in EN or FR) by e-mail by 15th June to Mr. Fernando Castillo: fernando.castillo@copa-cogeca.eu

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