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The EIB, the European Union's bank, is seeking to recruit for its Projects Directorate (PJ) - Innovation and Competitiveness Department (INCO) – Advanced Materials (AM), at its headquarters in Luxembourg, a:
(Senior) Chemical Industry Advisor
This is a full-time position at grade 5/6
The term of this contract will be 4 years
Panel interviews are anticipated for beginning of JUNE 2019.
The EIB offers fixed-term contracts of up to a maximum of 6 years, according to business needs,
with a possibility to convert to a permanent contract, subject to organisational requirements and individual performance.
The Project Directorate’s mission is to provide independent economic and technical advice to the EIB’s decision makers on the quality of investment projects submitted to the Bank as well as advising promoters on the development and implementation of projects. Moreover it informs the sector policies of the Bank in line with the pursuit of its overall policy mission.
To accomplish its role, PJ is mainly consists of sector specialists (Engineers, Economists, Environmental and Social experts), who work together in multi-disciplinary project teams, and in close cooperation with the other EIB operational services.
As the (Senior) Chemical Industry Advisor you will conduct, as part of multi-disciplinary teams, the due diligence of innovative companies within the chemicals and industrial metals industries. You will assess the financial, economic, technical and environmental viability of investment projects and programmes in all countries where the Bank operates, in accordance with the Bank's procedures. You will also contribute to sector studies and/or policy papers in supporting the Bank's sector and lending policies.
The Innovation and Competitiveness Department focuses on supporting investments in the knowledge economy and comprises five divisions. As the (Senior) Chemical Industry Advisor you will report to the Head of the Advanced Materials (AM) Division, covering raw materials industries, including extractive industries, metals, other minerals and chemicals.
As part of a multi-disciplinary team, you will:
(*) There may be certain flexibility on this requirement, but limited to particularly suitable candidates who may not yet be proficient in French. If selected, such candidates will be hired on the condition that they build up rapidly knowledge of French and accept that their future career in the EIB may be subject to the attainment of sufficient proficiency in both of the Bank's working languages
We are an equal opportunity employer, who believes that diversity is good for our people and our business. As such, we promote the inclusion of suitably qualified and experienced staff without regard to their gender, age, racial or ethnic origin, religion or beliefs, sexual orientation/identity, or disability (*).
The level of functions in the job vacancy is only indicative and will be adjusted accordingly taking into account, among other things, the business need, as well as the selected candidate’s experience and expertise
Deadline for applications: 3rd May 2019
(*). We particularly welcome applications from women and persons with disabilities.