EBB EU Affairs Researcher

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Expiration Date

18 Dec 2019

The EBB is recruiting for the following position:

EBB EU Affairs Researcher

Requirements:

  • Academic degree in law, economics, political sciences, administration or management
  • Knowledge of the EU decision-making process and stakeholder environment
  • Interest in bioenergy and in European energy, environmental and climate change policies
  • Strong research skills and knowledge of how to find information quickly and efficiently
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Good IT skills, including the use of Microsoft Office and google calendar
  • Strong collaboration skills and a positive, can-do attitude
  • Experience in Public Affairs, either in-house or in a consultancy, will be considered a plus
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English
  • Knowledge of another European language will be considered a plus

Job description:

  • Legislative and media monitoring
  • Supporting daily activities of the association
  • Researching on issues of interest for the association
  • Providing general support such as taking notes, preparing briefs and background materials, updating data bases, etc.
  • Organizing events and conferences

Terms and conditions:

  • Duration of the contract: 6 months (with possibility of extension)
  • Starting date: January 2020 (interviews will take place in December 2019)
  • Working language: English

To apply:

  • Candidates should send their CV and cover letter to André Paula Santos, Public Affairs Director, at jobs@ebb-eu.org
  • Please specify in the title of your email the reference: EBB EU Affairs Researcher – December 2019
  • Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. The selection process will include a written test.

Deadline: as soon as possible and no later than December 16th, 2019 (Close-of-Business)

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About the EBB:

The European Biodiesel Board (EBB) is the European federation of companies producing biodiesel . The EBB is a non-profit, industry-funded association promoting the use of biodiesel in the European Union for a greener, more sustainable environment, contributing to the EU’s security of energy supply. The EBB promotes the development of policies and legislation securing the sustainable production, trade and use of biodiesel in Europe, representing its members interests in the media and relevant stakeholders. Deeply committed to offer a green alternative to fossil fuels in transport, the EBB works to ensure a sustainable future for the industry, and towards the reduction of EU energy dependency, the creation of green jobs, the decarbonization of European transport and the protection of the environment.

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