For more information, please visit: http://eurodad.org/?page_id=10272
Application deadline: 25th April 2012
Interviews: 14-16 May 2012
Want to make a significant contribution to the global fight against poverty and for social justice? Keen to work for a cutting edge, evidence-based advocacy and networking organisation with a focus on development finance issues? The European Network on Debt and Development in Brussels is at the forefront of civil society efforts to advocate for better policies, fairer rules, and more just outcomes in international development financing.
This exciting and challenging position is a unique opportunity to help take forward its work on development finance issues, with a focus on aid effectiveness, north to south private and public flows of finance, and the work of major international organisations including the Bretton Woods institutions. You will work closely with our pan-European network of over 50 major international development advocacy and campaigning organisations. The successful candidate will have strong advocacy, research, information sharing and facilitation skills.
Please carefully read the attached role profile and the detailed instructions below. We are a small organisation and have designed these instructions to reduce the administrative burden on our team so we can devote more time to our vital work. Therefore, we regret that we will ONLY accept applications that respect these instructions and will exclude applicants who submit general cover letters.
Send your CV with a cover letter of 2 pages or less in English. This letter should be properly formatted, clearly and concisely written, and set out why you match the job description. In the cover letter you should also describe a concrete experience you had of designing an advocacy strategy to achieve a specific change in policy at the national or international level. Please make sure you set out the steps or phases you went through, and how you tried to ensure a successful outcome.
a) By e-mail to recruitment(at)eurodad.org, marked 'job application policy and advocacy officer' in the subject line;
b) Please label the two files in the following manner: Surname_CV & Surname_Cover [so if your surname was Bloggs, your files would be Bloggs_CV & Bloggs_Cover]
Application deadline: 25th of April 2012 before midnight Brussels time.
Eurodad is a small organisation and is not able to reply to all candidates. If you have not heard from us by the end of May, this means your application has been unsuccessful.
Download the role profile here:
Eurodad_Policy and Advocacy Officer_Role profile 2012