Job description:

Strategy and Leadership

  • Development and implementation of long-term programme strategy and goals in compliance with the mission of the organization;
  • Leadership, professional development and management of programme’s staff;
  • Supervision over the efficient and effective day-to-day operation of the programme;
  • Management of the support staff (project assistant/manager, interns);
  • Supervision over the planning, implementation, execution, and evaluation of projects; responsibility for all outcomes towards project committee and quality control;
  • Responsibility for smooth cooperation of Programme’s team members with other GLOBSEC’s departments.


  • Defining and adjusting of research agenda that focuses on European policy, economic affairs, and finance;
  • Development and maintenance of communication with external experts;
  • Supervision over the expert work of Research and Associate Fellow(s);
  • Writing and editing expert publications;
  • Quality control (final editing) of all publications and project proposals within the programme.


  • Development of partnerships with key institutional and corporate partners;
  • Ensuring that adequate funds are available to permit the programme’s activities to achieve the strategic goals;
  • Identification and realization of fundraising opportunities and coordination with the Corporate Partnership Department.


  • Representation of the programme at expert events (seminars, conferences);
  • Commenting for media and advocating expert positions;
  • Active contribution to the content of social media;
  • Responsibility for presentation and visibility of programme’s activities and outcomes in media.

Professional background requirements and competencies:

  • A candidate is required to have at least 5 years of experience in academia, think-tank, or public sector;
  • High level of research/analytical skills supported by sound results;
  • Expertise in European or global economic affairs or finance
  • Active participation and networking in the area of expertise (on personal and institutional level);
  • Proficiency in written and spoken communication in English is required;
  • Proven track record in writing and editing expert publications;
  • Experience in speaking at international events and commenting for media;
  • Experience with team and project management.

Other requirements: residence in or relocation to Bratislava

If your profile meets all our requirements and you find this position matching your career ambitions, please send us your CV together with a motivation letter and a list of publications to .

We reserve the right to contact only selected candidates. Thank you for understanding.

Salary: Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards from 1600 EUR/month/full-time based on your experience*

* We are required by Slovak legislation to disclose basic wage component (minimum salary) for the advertised positions. We carefully consider your professional competencies, qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions.

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