Head of Legal Service, Directorate services

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Reporting to the Executive Director, the jobholder will be responsible for managing the Legal Service, which is one of the Agency’s sectors, and will actively assist the Management Board, the Executive Director and the Heads of Unit and Sector in legal matters which can frequently be urgent.

Position details

Job roleHead of Legal Service
Job referenceEMA/AD/340
Job typeTemporary Agent
Agency unitDirectorate services
Publication date07/11/2012
Closing date07/12/2012
Further details

Application process

The Agency only accepts electronic application forms submitted via e-mail. The application form is located under key documents. The application form can be completed using any official European Union language.

  1. Completed applications should be submitted to selection_procedures@ema.europa.eu. Note that applications e-mailed to any other e-mail address cannot be considered.
  2. You will need the latest version of Adobe Reader for the application form to work correctly. Download the latest version for free from Adobe Reader download.
  3. Once you have completed the application form click on the 'submit by e-mail' button at the top right of the application form. Your application form is transformed into an XML file and will be attached to an e-mail to be sent to selection_procedures@ema.europa.eu.
  4. Click on the send button of the e-mail to ensure that your application form is sent to the Agency.
  5. You do not need to write a message in the e-mail.
  6. You will receive an automated response from the Agency acknowledging receipt of your e-mail.
  7. Due to the large numbers of applications we receive, the system may encounter problems processing the large amounts of data close to the submission deadline. Applicants are therefore advised to send in their application form well ahead of the deadline.
  8. Curricula vitae (CVs) are not considered as an application. In order to be considered for the selection procedure, you must follow the application process as outlined above and submit the relevant, completed application form.

Key documents

Contact point:

Frances Nuttall 
Head of Human Resources 

In case of technical difficulties please contact Maria Iglesias Martinez (tel: +44 (0)20 7523 6993) or Birgit Breen (tel: +44 (0)20 7523 7297), Monday to Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm