We are currently looking for one person to support the EBA secretariat as a Communications Assistant.

Communications Assistant

Location: Renewable Energy House (REH), Rue d’Arlon 63-65, 1040 Brussels
Starting date: April 2017, for 6 months (possibility of continuation afterwards)

Job description and scope of activities:

  • You will support EBA’s communication activities (mainly newsletters, press releases, media relations and more)
  • You will support the preparation of EBA events
  • You will be involved in European-funded projects, perform various tasks such as newsletter, default presentations, drafting of press releases, etc.
  • You will manage internal databases
  • General office duties


  • University graduate or undergraduate in a related field (Communications, Journalism, Marketing…)
  • Knowledge of renewable energies and particularly biogas is desirable
  • Previous experience in communication (newsletter, press releases, website)
  • Experience with Word Press and mastering MS Office (including Publisher)
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator as well as similar programmes are an asset.
  • Excellent written and spoken English, preferably native. Other European languages, particularly French and/or German, are an asset.
  • We are looking for a proactive person, eager to learn and participate in EBA’s communications activities
  • Autonomy, self-organisation, reliability
  • A work permit for Belgium is mandatory

EBA offers:

  • An interesting job in a young, international association in the Renewable Energy House in Brussels

How to apply:
Qualified candidates should submit a CV (max. 2 pages, no Europass format!) in English and a motivation letter with a reply to the following question: “How your skills will help you to fullfil the tasks of a Communications Assistant?” (max. 1 page) via email only and with the subject ‘Application Communications Assistant – your name’ to Ms. Beatriz Peon, Communications and Events Officer of EBA, by 17 March 2016.
Strictly no telephone calls. Only candidates matching the profile will be considered and contacted.

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