The ideal candidate for the position of Executive Director will need to have an abundance of both qualifications and experience relevant to the demands of the role. The Executive Director should preferably start before 1 December 2018 subject to completion of recruitment procedure. JPI Oceans is an equal opportunity employer working under Belgian law.
Together with the Management Board, the Executive Director is the central driving force of the organisation. This requires ambitions, extensive experience, organisational and administrative skills and the ability to involve and motivate colleagues. It is essential the candidate possess a sound knowledge of the European Research Area, with at least 6 years of experience with the EU and international research policy landscape.