Junior Expert - Biodiversity

Milieu Ltd

Brussels, Belgium

We are looking for a junior expert, with a background in biology sciences and experience with policy/consultancy work. The junior expert will work closely with our biodiversity team and be involved in our work on biodiversity issues, e.g. nature, ecosystems, forestry. This will involve in particular:
  • Conducting research to support studies on biodiversity protection at the international, EU and regional levels and other related topics including literature review, stakeholder surveys/interviews and collection and processing of data;
  • Supporting management including communication with partners and external experts and internal/external reporting tasks;
  • Supporting the drafting of sections of reports and other deliverables under the supervision of senior team members.

Key qualifications for the position:

  • Masters degree or higher in biology sciences/policy or other relevant discipline;
  • Background and experience in European public policy analysis; knowledge of the EU, regional and international regulatory/policy framework on biodiversity is desirable;
  • Minimum two year prior work experience; focus on biodiversity-related issues is considered an advantage;
  • Well-organised, practical-minded and able to prioritise a busy and varied work-load;
  • An independent, self-starter personality;
  • Excellent written and spoken English; knowledge of other EU languages strongly desirable;
  • Strong computer skills, particularly Microsoft Word and Excel.

What we offer:

Milieu offers the opportunity to join a growing consultancy firm with a stimulating, informal, flexible and multicultural working environment where you will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of interesting and challenging issues. 

Milieu would like to fill this position as soon as possible.

Please apply via our automated recruitment process: https://milieu.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk06fwv

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Milieu Ltd is an Equal Opportunity Employer.