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Position: Digital Policy Analyst
Deadline for application: Friday 7 July 2023
Interviews will start immediately and continue until the vacancy has been filled
Start date: as soon as possible, exact date to be agreed
Duration: 1 year contract with possibility of renewal
About OpenForum Europe
OpenForum Europe (OFE) is a not-for-profit think tank which explains the merits of openness in computing to policy makers and communities across Europe. The openness principles which guide all our activities are: user centricity, competition, flexibility, sustainability, and the importance of relying on the support of a transparent and open community. Originally launched in 2002 to accelerate and broaden the use of Open Source Software (OSS) among businesses, consumers and governments, OFE’s focus has since evolved. The main policy topics that we cover are: Open Technologies, standardisation, Digital Government, digital platforms, public procurement, copyright, cloud computing and cybersecurity.
We are looking for a:
Digital Policy Analyst
OpenForum Europe (OFE) is pleased to welcome applications for the role of Policy Analyst to join our dynamic Brussels team.
The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities:
This role offers a vibrant, hands-on experience, steeped in policy engagement. The Policy Analyst will liaise with senior stakeholder representatives within the OFE network and EU policymakers. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop their own ideas and projects in an open and inclusive environment. OFE operates within a specialised field and the Policy Analyst will be supported in acclimatising to this environment, gaining autonomy over time.
We seek a candidate who skillfully integrates technical, political, and/or legal acumen with a keen interest in EU policy. In your cover letter, please illustrate how your educational background will facilitate the achievement of our objectives.
The ideal candidate has:
Please submit your application comprising a CV and cover letter to jobs[at]openforumeurope[dot]org. Should you have any queries, feel free to contact us via the same email.