JOB OPENING: Policy Officer

The Policy Officer will be responsible to support monitoring of global development processes, policies and programs, in view of promoting the cooperative movement world-wide. S/he will work as a member of the ICA-EU partnership team and report directly to the International Development Director. The Policy Officer will work within the framework of the broader policy and advocacy work of the Alliance as established by the International Development Director and the Director of Policy.

The main roles of the Policy Officer are to identify development policies linked to civil society and the private sector, contribute to the design and development of consultations and draft notes, coordinate with global, regional and sector organisations of the ICA to draft positions regarding the implementation of the SDGs and co-organise the global policy events within the ICA-EU partnership. +

Key responsibilities are:

  • Monitor global development policies and processes around the Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals, as well as Financing for Development and the Means of Implementation

  • Draft notes and consultation papers on international development policies and processes

  • Organise global policy events within the field of international development

  • Support the collaboration and coordination with other civil society networks and organisations

  • Support the coordination of ICA sectoral and regional organisations in development policy processes

  • Represent the ICA at relevant development and cooperation review meetings on international development


Interested candidates are asked to apply by submitting the filled in application form below and a detailed CV to Please mention in the email subject your name followed by ‘Policy Officer’.

Deadline for applications is the 2nd April 2018 (23h59 CET).

Download the editable application form here