The CPMR is currently seeking a Policy Officer to support the Director responsible for Maritime Affairs and Climate. S/he will support him in his daily activities to represent CPMR Member Regions and their position on maritime affairs, particularly in relation to the European Parliament. S/he will also provide support the Secretariat of the European Parliament Intergroup on Seas, Rivers, Islands and Coastal Areas (SEARICA).

The successful candidate should have a near-native or native level of fluency in English, a university degree in a relevant field as well as at least one year’s worth of experience of EU affairs, preferably working with local and regional government. Knowledge and personal interest in EU Maritime policies is a strong asset as well as proficiency in at least one other European language (particularly French). The position is based in Brussels.

If you are interested have a look at the Job Description and send your application to before the 15 of January 2020, including a one-page cover letter in English and your CV, and specify “Policy_EP&Maritime” in the email subject.

This vacancy is to be filled in April 2020. Interviews are planned to take place the last week of January 2020 in Brussels. Please note that we will look at applications on a rolling basis (do not wait until the deadline to apply).