The EIB, the European Union's bank is seeking to recruit for its Projects (PJ) - Innovation & Competitiveness (INCO) Department - Education and Public Research Division at its headquarters in Luxembourg, a:
This is a full time position at grade 5/6
The term of this contract will be 4 years
The EIB offers fixed-term contracts of up to a maximum of 6 years, according to business needs, with a possibility to convert to a permanent contract, subject to organisational requirements and individual performance.
The Education Economist will carry out the assessment of the economic and financial viability of projects and programmes in the education sector, and in accordance with EIB procedures. The candidate should have expert knowledge of the structures, functions and financing of education systems as well as proven experience of policy analysis in comparative education and employment.
The Innovation and Competitiveness Department focuses on supporting investments in the knowledge economy. He/she will report to the Head of Division for Education & Public Research and will work in close contact with the other engineers and economists from the INCO Department, and cooperate with other services in the Bank.
(*) There may be certain flexibility on this requirement, but limited to particularly suitable candidates who may not yet be proficient in French. If selected, such candidates will be hired on the condition that they build up rapidly knowledge of French and accept that their future career in the EIB may be subject to the attainment of sufficient proficiency in both of the Bank's working languages
Deadline for applications: 10th of April 2017
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