The European Builders Confederation (EBC) is the voice of construction crafts and SMEs in Europe, a European trade association composed of 19 member associations, representing construction micro, small and medium-sized companies before the European Institutions. With its headquarter in Brussels, we are seeking a pro-active and motivated Projects and Communications Officer.
The successful candidate will be a motivated, talented and flexible professional with at least 2 years experience in the field of EU co-funded projects and communication. He/she has strong communication and digital skills (WordPress is a plus). He/she is fluent in English and French – both written and oral. Any other language (in particular Italian) is an asset.
He/she is an excellent team player and can handle several projects at the same time. He/she is also capable of taking responsibility, showing ownership and going beyond his/her tasks. The right candidate is familiar with the Brussels working environment and knows how to target relevant audiences.
The person will be supporting the EBC Projects & Communication Manager. Reporting to the Secretary General, he/she will notably be assisting the office in the following tasks:
* Managing and/or supporting EBC activities in EU co-funded projects
* Supporting the EBC Secretariat on writing, editing and/or proofreading all communications material;
* Supporting EBC’s online presence including the website and social media
* Organising or supporting the organisation of events, such as working breakfasts, annual congress, board meetings, seminars.
* Performing regular administrative tasks in support of the secretariat’s daily work
* When needed, representing EBC in external meetings
What we offer
EBC offers a long-term contract to the successful candidate and the gross monthly salary will be fixed according to professional experience. Lunch vouchers are also provided. The position allows and requires flexible working hours, but awards satisfaction, responsibilities and potential for growth to a dedicated professional. The starting date for the successful candidate is early January.
A CV (maximum 2 pages) and a Cover letter (maximum 1 page), addressed to EBC Secretary General, should be sent to email@example.com quoting “Projects and Communication Officer” in the subject line.
Please apply at your earliest convenience. We do not have an application deadline but accept applications as long as the job is posted. The position will be closed once we have found the right candidate.