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Head of Group Biodiversity and Nature

Application Open Date: 
28/08/2020 - 14:00
Deadline Date: 
28/09/2020 - 12:00
Type of Contract: 
Temporary staff
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Under the responsibility of the Head of Natural Capital and Ecosystems Programme, reporting to the Executive Director, the Head of Group shall be responsible for leading/coordinating EEA-Eionet activities to support and inform the development and implementation of nature and biodiversity policies in Europe, in relevant consideration of global policy processes and interactions –as articulated in EU Biodiversity Strategy to 2030- by means of data and expert information services, indicators-based assessments in accordance with EEA product and service types. This entails: definition of operational objectives and performance indicators in the area of Nature and Biodiversity for the group staff and European Topic Centre in the working area, on the basis of the EEA strategy and annual work programmes (AWP), including relevant coordination with EEA groups related to wider aspects of natural capital, external networking and partnership activities at European Commission and countries level; follow-up and progress reporting of operational objectives in the AWP, including quality assurance and control of products and services; coaching and support to staff in the group; support to Programme managers and active contribution to the strategic planning for the programme.
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