The ESPON EGTC is recruiting a new Director to lead an international team in Luxembourg working on European territorial evidence informing policymaking.

The Director has the overall responsibility for the ESPON EGTC. This includes the coordination, management, steering, planning and implementation of the Single Operation, including the proposals for Annual Work Plans and amendments to the Multiannual Work Programme (if needed), the delivery of Progress Reports, the budget and contract management and the necessary processing related to the Monitoring Committee and other bodies of the ESPON 2020 Cooperation Programme.

Applying for the post

The application shall include:

  • A motivation letter expressing the motivation and expectations as well as the qualifications and experience in relation to the post.
  • A curriculum vitae (preferably in Europass format) including the main details of the professional experience and educational background as well as the personal and language skills.

All documents should be in the English language.

In case of selection for the post the presentation of certified copies of degree/diplomas will be required.

Please send your application (motivation letter and CV) by e-mail to
[email protected], indicating Director in the subject line of the email.

The deadline for submitting your application is 15 March 2020

The new Director is supposed to take up the position as early as possible during 2020.

Requests for additional information

You may request further information about the vacant post and the ESPON EGTC by sending an email to [email protected] or by calling Ms Ilona Raugze the current Director on +352 20 600 280 10.

Personal Data Protection

Any personal data provided by the applicants will be processed according to the provision of different regulation on personal data protection, in particular, Regulation (EU) 2016/679. This applies in particular to the confidentiality and security of such personal data. Personal data will be processed solely for the purposes of this selection procedure.

Should the applicant have any questions concerning the processing of his/her personal data, s/he shall address them at the following e-mail address: [email protected].


EGTC Director Vacancy_January 2020.pdf

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