Communication consultant

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Can you turn policy and research into crisp content? Translate specialist information into messages that hit home with different audiences?

Arctik is looking for a communications consultant to strengthen our team for the EOSC Future project, which supports the development of an inclusive open science ecosystem in Europe.

Contract type: full-time 

Duration: permanent

Starting date: as soon as possible

Application deadline: 16 May 2021

 

 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

As a communication consultant at Arctik, you would:

  • finetune and implement a communication strategy for the EOSC Future project
  • translate project outcomes and results into engaging content that can speak to different target audiences
  • organise stakeholder engagement and outreach activities, including a large-scale event
  • draft content for different media and audiences (articles, interviews, blogs, press releases …)
  • develop social media strategies and campaigns
  • work with our creative team to deliver audio-visual content
  • support on other projects

YOUR PROFILE

The successful candidate should have the following qualifications and skills:

  • a master’s degree in communications or a related field
  • 3-5 years’ experience working in communication
  • an excellent command of English
  • strong writing and editing skills
  • experience translating abstract materials into engaging content
  • the ability to work on different tasks while respecting strict deadlines
  • ability to collaborate efficiently with partners across Europe
  • flexibility and initiative to respond to changing projects and priorities
  • a can-do attitude
  • European spirit and a sense of humour!

Any of the following are a plus:

  • fluency in other European languages
  • knowledge of open data policies
  • knowledge of EU research policies
  • strong digital skills (social media management platforms, Google Analytics, media monitoring software)

WHAT WE’RE OFFERING

  • A diverse job at a dynamic and creative agency
  • A permanent contract starting as soon as possible
  • Competitive wages and benefits
  • Training and the opportunity to build your skills
  • A fun team

APPLICATION PROCESS

To apply, please upload a copy of your CV on the Technopolis Group website, together with a covering letter explaining your interest in the specific job, how your skills and experience meet our requirements and why you believe you would be a good addition to the Arctik/Technopolis team. An application format that reflects your skills and personality would be appreciated! 

(Only short-listed candidates will be contacted).

We're an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or dissability status.

WHO WE ARE

Arctik is a Brussels-based communication agency that puts sustainability first. We provide a broad range of communication services to European clients who focus on environmental and climate issues, circular economy and sustainable development. Arctik is part of the leading science and innovation consultancy Technopolis Group.

 

Technopolis Group provides evidence-based policy advice and insights with offices in Europe, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our experts support decision-makers who want to tackle environmental or societal issues or look to achieve fair and sustainable growth through science, technology, innovation, health and education.

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