Project Lawyer in European Environmental Law

Trier, Germany
09 May 2017
20 May 2017
Legal & Finance

Would you like to work at the cutting edge of European law, helping judges, lawyers and other legal professionals to put the latest developments into practice?

The Academy of European Law is the leading partner of the European institutions, national administrations and professional associations in continuing professional training in European law.

We are looking for a new member of our team from 1 August 2017 or earlier Project Lawyer in European Environmental Law (f/m).

Your job will be to prepare and run training courses, organise high-level conferences and develop training modules and e-learning products targeted at practitioners of European environmental law such as judges, prosecutors, lawyers in private practice, in-house counsel and civil servants.

Besides your expertise in European environmental law, you have strong networking and communication skills and are fluent in at least two of ERA’s three working languages (English, French and German).

Legal practice or professional experience would be an advantage. Native English-speakers are particularly encouraged to apply.

We can offer you a competitive salary, the opportunity to work closely with the top experts in European law, and the chance to be part of a dynamic, multi-national team.

The post is financed under a Commission grant and for an initial fixed term/maternity cover until 31 December 2018. The normal place of work is the city of Trier in Germany, just over the border from the EU‘s judicial capital in Luxembourg, and regular travel is part of the job.

If you feel attracted by the idea of working in a genuine European team and of promoting European law among European lawyers, please send us your CV, references and a motivation letter by e-mail – indicating your salary expectations (applications without this information cannot be accepted) – in one of the Academy’s working languages by 20 May 2017 to:

Please do not hesitate to contact our Personnel Department if you have any questions: Tel +49 (0)651 93737-0.