The successful candidate will be part of the ACR+ Secretariat team in Brussels, reporting to the Secretary General and Project Managers.

 

Key Tasks and responsibilities 

The position will involve a range of activities focusing on internal and external communication tasks of the association as well as communication tasks around different ACR+ projects. The successful candidate will also be involved in preparing ACR+ publications and reports, as well as have an opportunity to take part in different thematic events.

It includes the following: 

  • Managing of ACR+ website and proactive role in proposing improvements for these websites in collaboration with the communications manager
  • Managing social media accounts (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, Youtube, LinkedIn)
  • Acting as technical support for ACR+ publications and for the realisation of online and offline events promoted by ACR+ directly or through ongoing projects
  • Drafting ACR+ weekly newsletter, and ACR+ quarterly updates
  • Monitoring news, events and projects focusing on circular economy and sustainable resource management
  • Supporting the implementation of various projects dissemination plans in collaboration with the project managers, by drafting news and press releases, keeping social media profiles updated and keeping active dialogue and communication activities of online and offline thematic working groups amongst others

 

Profile requirements 

  • Education and experience:

University degree in communication or with relevant knowledge or experience in communication and environmental topics 

Minimum 2 years of relevant professional experience in communication required

Experience of EU funded projects or project management is an asset

  • Languages:

Perfectly fluent in English (native speaker or equivalent), good command of French, any other language an asset

  • Computer skills:

Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office Package (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook)

Knowledge in graphic design and web management

  • Other skills: 

Excellent drafting and oral communication skills 

High interest in ACR+ themes and activities

Good knowledge of social media, interest in website management

Good communication skills (oral and written)

Organised working style, detail-oriented, pro-active attitude

Ability to work in a team as well as autonomously

 

Terms and Conditions 

  • Place of work: ACR+ Brussels secretariat, Brussels, Belgium. Frequent short trips abroad may be required as part of the management of EU funded projects;
  • Expected starting date: October 2022;
  • Full time job under permanent contract; economic conditions are defined according to the candidate's level of seniority and experience. Additional benefits include 13th month pay, luncheon vouchers and flexible work arrangements

 

Application 

To apply, send a one-page CV and a cover letter to Marie Cardon (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), before 09 September 2022.

A selection procedure including a screening of CVs, interviews and tests and a final evaluation by ACR+ Secretary General will be organised for the shortlisted candidates. 

Please note that applications will be screened as they come. Thus, the position might be closed before the closing date. We strongly invite you to send your applications as soon as possible.

 
Due to the large number of applications we receive for each posting, we are unable to provide feedback on all applications. Only complete application will be accepted, and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

 

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