Seconded National Expert - RTD-G–G1 ERA and Country Intelligence
Unit G1 supports EU Member States and associated countries in strengthening their research and innovation systems and capacities and enhancing their performance.
The Expert will act as the country desk for an EU Member State and in that respect gather intelligence on policy developments in this Member State. He/she will monitor and analyse the R&I policies and performance of the country in question, including in the context of the yearly European Semester cycle. He/she will also contribute to the launching and implementation of activities of the Policy Support Facility, to the design and implementation of Widening measures and to strengthening the R&I dimension of the use of Cohesion Policy funding in the country in question and enhance synergies between the two programmes. He/she will also contribute to horizontal work in the Unit, e.g. related to the further development of the European Research Area or new measures under the Advancing Europe agenda.
Candidates should send their application according to the Europass CV format (http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/en/documents/curriculum-vitae) in English, French or German only to the Permanent Representation / Diplomatic Mission to the EU of their country, which will forward it to the competent services of the Commission within the deadline fixed by the latter. The CV must mention the date of birth and the nationality of the candidate. Not respecting this procedure or deadlines will automatically invalidate the application.
Candidates are asked not to add any other documents (such as copy of passport, copy of degrees or certificate of professional experience, etc.). If necessary, these will be requested at a later stage.
Candidates will be informed of the follow-up of their application by the unit concerned.