Cedefop invites applications for the position of Head of Department for Skills and Labour Market, Temporary Agent, AD 10.

Deadline: 12 September 2019 at 15:00, Greek time

We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced manager to lead Cedefop’s Department for Skills and Labour Market.

The Department for Skills and Labour Market identifies current and future job needs and the skills they require. The work of the Department supports the design of well-informed education and employment policies and also helps career guidance services to advise to make better education and career choices.

As Head of Department for Skills and Labour Market, you will have the opportunity to shape and steer innovative research such as big data analysis of online job vacancies, EU-wide surveys on Skills and Jobs as well as a regular pan-European employment forecast.

You will also support the EU Governments and other national stakeholders to develop their own capacity to keep track of labour market trends, anticipate skill needs and use the results for policy-making.

You will guide and motivate the Department’s staff (currently 15 staff members) and manage an average annual budget of EUR 1.3 million. In this position you will report to the Executive Director’s Office.

To learn more about the Department’s work, see Cedefop’s website and the EU Skills Panorama.