Principal Adviser

Brussels (BE)
Competitive salary
03 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Contract / Interim

Principal Adviser
Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport


The Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport (DG MOVE) shapes transport policy for the European Union, enabling the efficient, safe and environmentally friendly movement of people and goods. This involves both developing new legislative proposals and monitoring the implementation of existing EU law, as well as oversight of several EU agencies and bodies in the transport sector.

Your responsibilities:

  • To support the Director-General with strategic advice and guidance on the digitalisation of transport and mobility
  • To contribute to the development of digital and low-emissions policies
  • To ensure close collaboration on these areas within and outside the Directorate-General

Your skills:

  • Good understanding of EU transport and mobility policies
  • Sound experience in digital issues (data protection, big data, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, cybersecurity)
  • Proven ability to set goals, prioritise tasks and ensure their effective execution

The European Commission applies an active equal opportunities policy aimed at further increasing the share of women in management functions and it particularly encourages applications from women.

Please consult the Official Journal C 331 A of 2 October 2019 for the detailed vacancy notice as well as the eligibility and selection criteria.

Registration for applicants:

The closing date for registration is 4th November 2019, 12 noon Brussels time.