The European Environment Agency (EEA) is organising an open competition with a view to recruiting a contract agent to work as Project Manager within the area of integrated marine state of the environment and further with a view to establishing a reserve list.
The EEA is an Agency of the European Union (EU) and one of the decentralised Union bodies. It is based in Copenhagen, Denmark. The EEA aims to support sustainable development and to help achieve significant and measurable improvement inEurope’s environment, through the provision of timely, targeted, relevant and reliable information to policy-making agents and the public.
The EEA is seeking to recruit an experienced marine analyst with expertise to further developing its capacity to perform state of the environment assessments in the context of cooperating with Regional Seas Conventions. The successful candidate will support both the strategic planning, as well as the execution of developing regional marine assessments in the context of an overarching European assessment. As part of its mandate to develop policy relevant assessments, the EEA supports the implementation of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD).
Candidates applying must satisfy the following eligibility criteria on the closing date for the submission of applications:
a) Successful completion of university studies attested by a degree relevant to the field concerned (e.g. marine biology, oceanography, environmental science or environmental engineering) of at least 3 years, plus 1 year of appropriate professional experience;
b) A minimum of 3 years of relevant professional experience in the field of analysing the marine environment and contributing to assessments or other publication types after achieving the qualification set out above.
c) Be a national of one of the member countries of the EEA (Member States of the European Union plusIceland,Liechtenstein,Norway,SwitzerlandandTurkey) and enjoy full rights as a citizen.
Closing date for application: Monday 22 June 2015, at 12.00 (Central European Time)
Please see also: http://www.eea.europa.eu/about-us/jobs/eea-ca-2015-9