EXTERNAL NOTICE OF VACANCY – CEDEFOP/2012/06/AD
Cedefop invites applications for drawing up of a list of suitable candidates for the position of a JOURNALIST
Initial contract period: 5 years
Cedefop is the European Agency to promote the development of vocational education and training (VET) in the European Union. It is a forum for policy analysis and research and is a recognised partner in the policy and scientific debates on VET. Its strategic objective is to enhance European cooperation in VET through evidence and expertise.
Cedefop provides advice, research, analysis, information and stimulates European cooperation and mutual learning. It supports the development of VET and evidence-based policy-making in areas such as, for example, anticipation of skill needs, improving understanding about qualifications and skills to support mobility across borders and investing in VET.
Cedefop works closely with the European Commission, governments, representatives of employers and trade unions, as well as with researchers and practitioners. It provides them with up-to-date information and analysis on developments, experience and innovation in VET, and forums for policy and research debate.
Cedefop was founded in 1975 and since 1995 has been located in Thessaloniki, Greece. It has approximately 130 staff. Cedefop’s working language is English. Cedefop offers a challenging environment with flexible work organisation and individual responsibility. As a learning organisation that develops and shares knowledge, Cedefop promotes excellent opportunities for continued professional development.
Applications must be submitted on-line. Applications sent by post, e-mail etc. will not be accepted. To register and apply, please go to the Job Opportunities section of Cedefop’s website (http://www.cedefop.europa.eu/EN/working-with-us/job-opportunities.aspx), click on the name of the vacancy notice and follow the instructions.
Cedefop highly recommends that you read the “instructions to applicants” and the “frequently asked questions” before you start filling in your application. In addition to filling in the application form, you must also attach a detailed curriculum vitae preferably using the European format (https://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/cvonline/), copies of diploma and/or certificates, a letter of motivation of not more than two pages and a portfolio of examples of own work disseminated through various media channels.
Please note: The CV and letter of motivation must be provided in English.
Applications that are incomplete will be rejected.
The deadline for applications is 27 September 2012 at 15:00 Greek Time (CET +1).
Reference number: CEDEFOP/2012/06/AD
For more information, please visit: http://www.cedefop.europa.eu/EN/working-with-us/job-vacancies/20347.aspx