With their unique expertise, scientists, researchers and other specialists offer an invaluable contribution to institutions and policy-makers in facing scientific challenges.
Experts are often tasked with developing policies and new laws; implementing and managing existing legislation and programmes; performing research and analysis; providing policy perspectives; carrying out checks; participating in international meetings and negotiations, among many others.
Qualifications for these posts vary according to the nature of the position. Generally, you must have a good command of at least two EU languages, a degree in a related field and a few or several years’ relevant professional experience. Key qualifications may vary so always check the specific requirements whenever a selection procedure is published.
In addition, you may also look for contract opportunities on the Joint Research Centre’s website.