Application deadline: 14 November 2021
We are looking for a highly motivated Programme Manager to join our Circular Economy team and help reinforce our engagement in the development of policy and standards to move to a circular economy, mainstream circular business models and make sustainable products the norm.
The position is a one-year contract with a good chance of extension according to performance and continued growth of ECOS.
ECOS is an international NGO with a network of members and experts advocating for environmentally friendly technical standards, policies and laws. We ensure the environmental voice is heard when they are developed and drive change by providing expertise to policymakers and industry players, leading to the implementation of strong environmental principles. ECOS is headquartered in Brussels and has an exceptional team of 24 staff supported by a network of over 50 technical experts and more than 50-member organisations.
The first part of your ECOS journey will see you working towards the development of robust terminologies, principles and indicators on circular economy, and their integration in environmental finance and corporate social responsibility, covering during the maternity leave of the person responsible for these files. Following this, you will contribute to making high impact sectors such as plastics, textiles, or construction more circular, focusing on product policy and standards. Your exact portfolio will evolve depending on your specialisation & interests and the needs of the organisation.
Applicants should send a CV and cover letter by no later than 14 November to: email@example.com, with the subject line “PROGRAMME MANAGER-CIRCULAR ECONOMY: your name”. The first round of interviews will take place shortly after the application deadline. We regret that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
ECOS is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. At ECOS, we believe diversity is what makes our work richer and our team stronger. Your race, nationality, colour, gender, age, religion, disability, status, or sexual orientation are NOT important to us, we value your knowledge and commitment. If you believe you can contribute to our common goal, we encourage you to apply.