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What are the selection requirements?


You must satisfy the following requirements on the closing date for submission of your application:


I.    Eligibility criteria

  1. Have obtained a university degree of at least 3 years by the closing date of applications (See Annex I for the minimum national qualifications);
  2. Have a good knowledge of English (minimum level: B2 according to CEFR);
  3. Have never been an EFSA trainee or employed by EFSA in any capacity, receiving any sort of remuneration;
  4. Meet the character requirements needed for the duties involved (e.g. a sworn affidavit to the effect that you have no criminal record).


II.    Selection criteria


a) Experience and Knowledge


Knowledge of/ or experience in an area relating to the activities of EFSA.
b) Competencies
  1. Working with others: ability to establish / maintain good relationships with team members, to demonstrate willingness to learn about and from others and to continually demonstrate effective speaking and listening skills;
  2. Plannning work for Results: ability to deliver work on time, to deliver added value to  the service and to identify and organise resources needed to efficiently accomplish in own work;
  3. Manage projects: ability to manage time, resources and information in an effective manner for the achievement of the expected project results;
  4. Demonstrate Political Savvy and Strategic Agility: ability to think outside the box, adopt the changes needed to produce workable solutions and to seek and suggest effective initiatives for change. 
  5. Communication in English: ability to communicate effectively in English. 

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