Policy Officer

Amcham Kosovo
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Maj 10, 2019
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The American Chamber of Commerce in Kosovo is growing its policy and advocacy team, and is therefore looking for candidates for the following position:

Policy Officer (1)

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Address members’ requests, problems, and challenges, on policy-related matters, including preparing and sending letters to respective institutions, accompanying member companies in meetings with representatives of different institutions, and other steps depending on the case;
  • Draft and write position and policy papers, in both Albanian and English;
  • Collect and format comments/recommendations from members on new pieces of legislation, before sending them out to respective institutions;
  • Research, write and develop studies and reports on topics of interest to the private sector;
  • Provide information and guidance to members on all policy-related issues and developments;
  • Represent AmCham in different working groups and other governmental bodies;
  • Propose and coordinate roundtable discussions;
  • Send out invitations to members for the events he/she coordinates;
  • Prepare all necessary materials, in Albanian and English, for the events he/she coordinates;
  • Coordinate with AmCham staff on key matters of interest to members and third parties;
  • Prepare the Quarterly Legal Update, in both Albanian and English, and ensure that it is sent to members in a timely manner and in accordance with AmCham annual program;
  • Prepare the Policy Spotlight, in both Albanian and English, and ensure that it is sent to members in a timely manner and in accordance with AmCham annual program;
  • Coordinate and implement policy-related projects, including:
    • Preparing project proposals;
    • Budgeting;
    • Identifying project partners and working together with them;
    • Compiling narrative and budget
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the supervisor, in accordance with the employee’s professional qualification and

Job Requirements:

  • A minimum of one year of relevant experience
  • University degree in relevant field mandatory (master’s degree is preferable)
  • Work experience and proven interest in policymaking and private sector development in Kosovo
  • Excellent writing, research and analytical skills
  • Ability to conduct sound data analysis
  • Excellent proficiency in Albanian and English is mandatory
  • The ideal candidate should be a highly motivated and well-organized self-starter, with sound judgment, the ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure and to collaborate effectively with others

Please submit your application (cover letter and resume) to [email protected] no later than May 15, 2019, with subject line “Policy Officer Vacancy”.

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