Senior Professional Advisor

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05 Dec 2022
Position title: Senior Professional Advisor 
Introduction: The U.S. Mission to the European Union in Brussels is seeking eligible and qualified applicants for the position of Senior Professional Advisor at the Food and Drug Administration.
Your responsibilities: 
Job holder serves as senior policy advisor and analyst (Food and Drug Administration Advisor/“FDA Advisor”) for the Director and Deputy Director of the Europe Office of the FDA. The FDA Advisor will analyze EU policy and provide expert advice on complex EU decision-making on all FDA-regulated products to include: drugs, biologics, medical devices, tobacco, food safety and veterinary medicine with the objective of promoting and improving public health through innovation and product/food safety. He/she will develop strategies and guidelines to prevent adverse public health impacts related to FDA-regulated products and facilitate U.S.-EU cooperation toward third countries on public health issues of mutual concern. He/she will provide regular strategic assessments and advice on developments in EU policy and ongoing EU debates over legislation that affect FDA-regulated products to senior officials at the FDA. He/she will maintain a broad range of contacts in all EU institutions, including at senior levels, with a view to gathering upstream information in order to react to any potential EU measures which would affect FDA-regulated products.
Your profile:
EDUCATION: University degree in International Affairs, public health, law, or related.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum 5 years of experience working at an EU institution or for an organization that deals regularly with EU public health or regulatory policy issues. (or 4 years at the trainee level).
LANGUAGE: Fluency in English. Good working knowledge in another EU language.
Our offer:
Dynamic and multi-cultural work environment.
Full-time position with extra-legal benefits: life insurance, hospitalization insurance (family included), meal tickets, transportation reimbursements, seniority leave, special holidays, training, etc.
Salary as of € 6,735 gross/month (or as of 5,719 gross/month at the trainee level).
How to apply:
Interested candidates are invited to create their Electronic Recruitment Application profile via the Embassy website and submit their complete application before December 5, 2022. A complete application means that you outline in your ERA profile how you meet the minimum requirements and attach all required documents.
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