E3G is looking for an experienced practitioner to lead E3G’s European work within its political economy and governance cluster. The role will be central to shaping our engagement across the EU institutions and key Member States. The role can be based in either E3G’s Brussels or Berlin offices.
E3G is an independent think tank working to build a safe climate for all. E3G builds cross-sectoral coalitions to achieve carefully defined outcomes, chosen for their capacity to leverage change. We work closely with likeminded partners in government, politics, business, civil society, science, the media, public interest foundations and elsewhere. E3G operates around the world with offices in Berlin, Brussels, London and Washington. D.C.
Building a climate safe world requires aligning different forces in society to create the laws and institutions necessary to drive change. E3Gs Political Economy and Governance work sets out to understand how countries economic conditions interact with their political system to produce decisions on climate change.
As a European organisation with global reach E3G is committed to driving forward European climate policy through the European Green Deal, EU Climate Law and action in Member States. The Head of EU politics role would play a key role in shaping our political strategy and engagement process, working closely with E3Gs other programmes to deliver transformational outcomes.
The candidate’s main focus will be the coordination all EU political activities, working with Heads of Berlin and Brussels Office to run E3G’s EU coordination cluster. The candidate will report to E3Gs Deputy CEO and have close coordination with the Heads of our Brussels and Berlin offices to manage a coordinated strategy across multiple grants.
The role will project manage E3Gs Clean Economy Briefing Service (CEBS) which provides key political insights on climate change to decision makers across the EU.
The role will be responsible for E3G representation at senior events, brand management and media engagement.
A competitive remuneration package for a non-profit organisation is offered based on qualifications and experience. E3G will require candidates to demonstrate that they have the right to live and work in the EU.
Please email your application in English to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please write ‘Head of EU Politics' as well as your first name and surname in the subject line.
The deadline for applications is Friday 10th July 2020.
Owing to the fluid nature of COVID-19 lockdown requirements we will determine after the application deadline whether interviews will be held virtually or in person.