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Head of EU Development Funding & Policy

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Sectors Support, PR, Grants and IT
Location Belgium
Type Fixed Term and Permanent Roles
Status Full Time
Level Senior Level
Deadline 05/05/2019
Company Name WWF
Contact Name HR
Website Further Details / Applications
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Full time position, WWF European Policy Office, Brussels, Belgium. We are looking for a full time Head of EU Development Funding & Policy for our WWF European Policy Office in Brussels.

Main responsibilities:

  • S/he will be responsible for our relationships with the EU on development funding and policy and exploring relevant opportunities for environment and climate change worldwide. 
  • S/he will support the WWF global network in understanding EU funding requirements and achieve high standards in programme delivery.
  • S/he will lead and coordinate the development of WWF’s positioning on relevant EU policies and work closely with other stakeholders, including civil society stakeholders.
  • S/he will represent WWF in external fora connected to EU development cooperation. The Head of EU Development Funding & Policy is a member of the WWF European Policy Office management team and contributes to the global WWF team working with bilateral and multilateral donors.

Main qualifications and skills:

  • S/he will have a relevant university degree and at least 7 years of experience with EU institutions and/or donor agencies or NGOs, especially in funding-related matters. 
  • Knowledge of project proposal development and project management is a requirement along with excellent networking abilities appropriate for a multicultural working environment. 
  • S/he will need strong coordination, communication and interpersonal skills as well as leadership know-how.  

Please consult the attached job description for more information on the position.

How to apply?

Email a cover letter and CV to recruitments@wwf.eu

Deadline for applications: 5 May 2019 midnight.
WWF is an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce.

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