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Position Title

Junior Consultant

Position Type

Business Development


Belgium Belgium



Added on

Thursday, September 15th 2022

Deadline to apply


Job Description

As part of its REPowerEU plan, the European Commission proposes a rapid acceleration of renewable energy including a target of 35 bcm biomethane by 2030 and a new Biomethane Industrial Partnership (BIP) to ‘support the achievement of the target and create the preconditions for a further ramp up towards 2050’. The Commission and the biomethane value chain coordinated by European Biogas Association and a group of twelve companies are currently building the BIP. The BIP will be formally established in an official launch together with the European Commission scheduled on 28th September with Commissioners Timmermans and Simson as well as several CEOs.<br />
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We are hiring a (Junior) Consultant to support the coordination and organisation of the Biomethane Industrial Partnership. We offer a 12-month contract with intention for extension.


  • Setting up and monitoring the communications strategy
  • Converting complex ideas and topics into clear messages
  • Ongoing liaising with the European Commission, companies and other stakeholders. Building good relationships with all a stakeholders, including policymakers at EC and Member State level, the governance Board and the Steering Committee of the value chain
  • Drafting newsletters, press releases and articles; managing website and social media; organising webinars and events
  • Organise Governing Board and other relevant meetings, including meetings of the value chain Steering Committee
  • Organise frequent working level meetings to support day-to-day BIP activities
  • Implementing administrative and financial tasks related to the daily management of the BIP

Job Qualifications

  • Confident networker with excellent verbal and written communication skills with a firm, clear yet friendly communication style
  • Excellent organisational skills, ideally with experience in a (student association) board, experience in organising events
  • Fluent in English, preferable also with command of French, German, Polish or other major European language
  • Experience organisation of events
  • Experience in Communications/Marketing Communications
  • Experience at or affinity with working with EU institutions, particularly the European Commission
  • Knowledge of CMS, desktop publishing software and marketing platforms (such as or similar to WordPress, InDesign, Mailchimp)
  • Independent and self-starting professional
  • Highly responsive and organised, excellent time-management
  • The candidate will have to demonstrate that he/she has the right to live and work in Belgium.

How to apply

Please contact by email or by calling 418 780-4001