APPLiA represents the common interests of home appliance manufacturers in Europe. The Association has 20 Direct Members and National Associations covering 25 countries. It promotes the industry's mission to increase appliance performance while reducing its impact on the environment. It plays an active role in the fields of energy efficiency, ecodesign, energy labelling, e-waste, resource management, smart living, trade, safety and standardisation.
The successful candidates will work on European Union (EU) advocacy issues and play a supporting role to the the energy team in APPLiA. The tasks will cover all aspects of EU energy policy and legislation relevant to the home appliance sector, such as ecodesign and energy labelling legislation (including standardisation), climate policy, circular economy and resource efficiency.
We are looking for an independent, motivated and well-organised person, with some experience in project management. He/she is a good communicator with a positive attitude, a strong sense of teamwork and can adjust easily to changing circumstances.
In order to be considered, each candidate is requested to produce a short essay (one-page maximum) or PowerPoint presentation (5 slides maximum) on the European Green Deal and the impacts for the Home Appliance sector.
To apply, please send your CV, cover letter and essay or PowerPoint presentation to firstname.lastname@example.org by 30 January 2020. Interviews foreseen during the first two weeks of February. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis, early applicants may be called for interview before the application deadline; you are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.
Start date: 1 March 2020