regional development policy officer


Regional development policy officers research, analyse and develop regional development policies. They implement policies that aim at reducing regional disparities by fostering economic activities in a region and structural changes such as supporting multi-level governance, rural development and improvement of infrastructure. They work closely with partners, external organisations or other stakeholders and provide them with regular updates.

Alternative label

  • legal policy officer for regional development

  • policy officer for regional development

  • regional development policy developer

  • regional development policy coordinator

  • regional development policy researcher

  • regional development policy analyst

  • regional policy officer

  • policy officer in regional development department

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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