The task of the Legally Qualified Member of the Board of Appeal shall include the following:
This selection procedure will also serve for selecting alternate/additional legally qualified member(s) of the Board of Appeal (see vacancy notice for more details).
In addition to the general eligibility criteria, in order to be considered for the selection phase, candidates must fulfil the following formal criteria by closing date for applications:
(a) Following successful completion of university studies where the normal duration of university education is four years or more giving access to postgraduate studies; or
(b) Following successful completion of university studies attested by a degree where the normal duration of university education is three years, and an additional year of relevant professional experience (this one year’s professional experience cannot be included in the postgraduate professional experience required below).
If the university degree is not in law, then the candidate must possess also a professional qualification entitling the candidate to practice as a lawyer.
Please consult the Official Journal OJ C 205/16 of 19/06/2020 (https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:C2020/205/09&from=EN) for the full vacancy notice for the comprehensive list of eligibility and selection criteria.
To complete the application, the candidates need to send a CV and a letter of motivation to the following email address: GROW-ECHA-BOA-TQM@ec.europa.eu.
The closing date for submissions of applications is: 14 August 2020, 12.00 noon Brussels time.