The European Commission is looking for specialists in law and finance.
The European Commission is currently looking for specialists (AD 7) in the following fields:
In the three fields of law, the tasks comprise conducting market investigations, carrying out legal and economic analyses and assisting or representing the legal service of the European Commission in litigation before the Courts of the European Union (field 1). Duties include drafting and negotiating legislation, controlling the conformity of national laws with EU law (field 2), as well as participating in preparing the convergence report for euro area entry processes and the EU accessions negotiations with regard to Economic and Monetary Union (field 3).
In the two fields of finance, tasks include advising the Commission departments, the EU institutions and bodies on the implementation and interpretation of the Financial Regulation (field 4). You may conduct technical analysis of suspect coins, prepare intelligence on euro coin counterfeits for law enforcement, and facilitate the implementation of EU legislation in protection of the euro against fraud and counterfeiting (field 5).
To apply, you need a university degree of at least 3 years followed by 6–9 years of professional experience in the field (depending on your education). You require a diploma in law to apply for the fields of financial law and economic and monetary union law. Additionally, you must be an EU citizen and have a thorough knowledge of one of the 24 EU languages and a satisfactory knowledge of either English, French, German or Italian.
For detailed information on required qualifications and work experience, selection procedure and how to apply, please visit specialists-law-finance.eu-careers.eu. You can find out more about EPSO’s equal opportunities policy on our dedicated page.
The application period opens on 6 June and the deadline is 9 July 2019 at 12.00 (midday), Brussels time.
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