GLOBE European Union is the European Parliament chapter of the Global Legislators Organisation (GLOBE International) - an international organisation comprising national parliamentarians from over 70 countries that are committed to finding legislative solutions to the challenges posed by environmental degradation, climate change and sustainable development. GLOBE supports legislators through national chapters which provide economic, political and policy capacity to develop and advance legislation as well as monitor its implementation. Through chapters established in over 40 legislatures, GLOBE is developing a unique international network of legislators committed to practical action.
In parallel to its ongoing contributions to the work streams of GLOBE at international level, within the European Parliament GLOBE EU is keen to serve as a platform for the discussion of European Commission proposals and for co-ordinating political action within the EP among like-minded legislators. It seeks to facilitate structured discussions between MEPs, Commission officials, experts and stakeholders by organising high-level round tables, workshops and conferences.
GLOBE EU is looking for a coordinator ready to start as soon as possible (optimally at the beginning of April). The GLOBE EU Coordinator will be based in Brussels and will be tasked with the implementation of the GLOBE EU annual activity programme. This is a position under a Belgian contract; the successful applicant must be eligible to work in the European Union.
- Strong coordination and organization skills;
- Genuine interest in and understanding of EU environmental policies;
- Resourceful, ability to improvise, work autonomously and under pressure;
- Excellent writing and communication skills;
- Fluent written and spoken English; fluency in a second EU language would be an asset;
- Flexible and creative;
- A solid network in the Brussels environment policy arena would be an advantage.
How to apply:
To apply, please send us your CV and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please visit www.globe-eu.eu or www.globelegislators.org.