Location: Brussels (Other locations such as Madrid, Rotterdam, Sofia, Warsaw and Zagreb may be considered.)
Closing date: 1 February 2021
Ecorys is a leading international research and consultancy company, addressing society's key challenges. With world-class research-based consultancy, we help public and private clients make and implement informed decisions leading to positive impact on society. We support our clients with sound analysis and inspiring ideas along with practical solutions and delivery of projects for complex market, policy and management issues.
Parallel to our continued growth, we are now seeking new team members to join us as senior consultants in the fields of Environment, Energy and Climate Change.
You will join the Policy and Research team that is working on European projects in the areas of Environment, Energy and Climate Change. Our activities consist mostly of economic and policy studies (e.g. impact assessment, evaluations) and technical assistance e.g. management and coordination of European secretariats and policy networks as well as stakeholder engagement and support to public authorities in developing strategies and plans in relevant policy areas (Energy transition, climate change, circular economy etc.). Our clients are mainly EU institutions.
You take a lead role in policy-oriented projects for the European Union (European Commission; EU institutions and agencies). Together with the team you will submit proposals and lead on implementation. You are a recognised expert in the field with sound content knowledge and good knowledge of the European policy context especially linked to the European Green Deal, the stakeholder landscape and way of working. You are familiar with European Commission tendering activities and you know what it takes to submit a winning proposal. You have working relationships with major players in your domain. The core of your expertise is related to one or more policies related to the EU Green Deal (e.g. Circular Economy and resource efficiency, Carbon market and ETS, Climate Change, Energy transition and industry decarbonisation) you are also able to contribute to studies in other EU policy areas. A proven track record in winning work coupled with high quality project delivery is essential.
Ecorys offers its employees a professional, stimulating and learning environment and scope to develop. We are a highly international, socially responsible and employee-owned organisation. We ensure that our employees rank among the best in their field. Talented professionals who opt for Ecorys want to make a difference and pursue change and progress. Ecorys offers a competitive remuneration package, the opportunity to own company shares and flexible working hours, among others.
Ecorys has an informal workplace atmosphere. You will generally work in teams alongside professionals and enthusiastic colleagues. You will be given a large degree of freedom and responsibility.
We encourage interested and qualified candidates to submit their CV (saved under Name Last name – CV1) and 1-page cover (saved under Name Last name - CL2) in English to workingBXL@ecorys.com by Monday, 1 February 2021. The subject of the email shall indicate: [last name] [first name initial] 2021/Senior Consultant - Environment, Energy and Climate Change.
Early applications are encouraged. Applications received will be assessed on a rolling basis.
1 e.g. ‘’Charlotte Dupont – CV’’
2 e.g. ‘’Charlotte Dupont – CL’’