YERUN is looking for a Policy Officer to start in September 2023. We are looking for a committed professional, proactive, eager to contribute to a dynamic team, with strong experience in the European research and innovation sector, good knowledge of the higher education sector and university associations in Brussels, and experience in working with NGOs or international organisations.
You will be part of a very efficient team in Brussels of 5 people that works daily with EU stakeholders, the EU institutions and, most importantly, with the YERUN Coordinators and various experts from the network’s institutions located across Europe. You must feel at ease working in an international and multicultural context.
Being part of a small team in the Brussels office might require you to be flexible, proactive and adapt to different needs for the network to operate effectively. You will be expected to assist and support, when necessary, other colleagues in any other tasks or specific areas of activity to ensure the successful running of YERUN.
Start date: September/October 2023.
YERUN is a dynamic network of European Young Research Universities with an office in Brussels. The network is the representative of Young European Research Universities in the EU landscape. It highlights and actively promotes the distinctive contribution of young research universities in Europe, facilitates the engagement of YERUN member universities in working together and contributing to European policies in Education, Research and Innovation. The current strategy follows priorities on three key pillars: Talent development, an Open culture of excellence, and Responsible and engaged institutions.