Divisions

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Secretary-General
Secretaries-General
Geneva and Brussels

+41 223322 601 (Geneva)
+32 22861 717 (Brussels)

Senior Information and Communication Officer
Brussels
Responsibilities

Information and communication, including relations with the press, managing publications, the EFTA website and social media presence. Coordination of EEA Seminars, as well as visiting groups to the EFTA Secretariat.

Head of Trade Relations Coordination
Geneva
Responsibilities

Trade Remedies, Competition, Legal Reviews of FTAs, Legal and Institutional Issues, Dispute Settlement; Canada, Columbia, New Zealand, Turkey

Head of EEA Policy Coordination
Brussels
Responsibilities

Standing and Joint Committee, and EEA Council

Senior Officer
Geneva
Responsibilities

Trade in Goods, including Fish and Agriculture, SPS / TBT,Japan, Mexico, Nigeria, Philipines, Serbia, Sub-Saharan Africa (excl. EAC, SACU), SACU, US (TTIP)

Senior Officer
Brussels
Responsibilities

Energy, Public Health, Tobacco

Senior Officer
Brussels
Responsibilities

Climate Change, Environment, Road and Rail Transport

Senior Officer
Brussels
Responsibilities

Parliamentary & Consultative Committees

Officer
Geneva
Responsibilities

Document Management System, Intellectual Property Rights; Central America, Chile, Gulf Cooperation Council, MERCOSUR,

Officer
Geneva
Responsibilities

Trade and Sustainable Development, Technical Cooperation, Government Procurement, Albania, China, Egypt, Indonesia, Palestine, Peru, RCEP, RuBeKa

Senior Legal Adviser
Geneva
Responsibilities

Prepare decisions of the EFTA Council. Provide legal advice to the Council and EFTA Secretary-General and senior management on issues related to the EFTA Convention. Assist the Secretary-General and Administration on staff related issues. Legal analysis in horizontal projects and free trade relations.

Senior Officer
Brussels
Responsibilities
Parliamentary & Consultative Committees
Officer
Geneva
Responsibilities

Rules of Origin, COCE, PEM; Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ecuador, Montenegro

Economic Officer
Geneva
Responsibilities

Analysis of trade statistics in relations to ongoing EFTA free trade negotiations and the management of existing free trade relations. Prepare notifications to the WTO Committee on Regional Trade Agreements (CRTA) and services to the EFTA CRTA Committee. US–EFTA Trade Dialogue. Assists in free trade negotiations.

Senior Officer
Brussels
Responsibilities
Harmonisation, Standardisation, Conformity Assessment and Marking, Preferential trade, Agricultural products
Officer
Brussels
Responsibilities

The Digital Single Market, Electronic Communication, Audiovisual Services and Information Society, Civil Protection, Financial Services

Officer
Geneva
Responsibilities

Services for the EFTA Council and its substructure, including meetings of the EFTA Budget Committee. Organisation of EFTA Ministerial meetings. Public access to documents and EFTA Archives.

EEA Introductory Seminar

This introductory seminar is intended to provide professionals, both inside and outside the European Union, with a thorough understanding of the Agreement on the European Economic Area and how it integrates Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway into the EU’s Internal Market.