Policy and Project Manager (m/f/d)

Squaris Consultants 3-5y Mid Level  Brussel, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium 25 Feb 2020

Job Description

Squaris Consultants searches a

Policy and Project Manager (m/f/d)

Brussels, Belgium

About Squaris:

Squaris is a European consultancy firm established in Brussels since 1999, specialised in EU Government Affairs and EU association management. We work on a wide range of areas including 5G & communication networks, crisis management, public health and road transport. Our team provides advocacy, representation & communication services, as well as legal expertise, to large organisations.

Squaris is currently expanding its activities and team. We are looking for a Policy and Project Manager, expert in the field of public safety technology or digital economy (telecommunications- 5G).

Your Tasks:

  • Develop proposals for EU funded research projects in Security and ICT for public protection and disaster relief (Horizon 2020: 5G, communication networks, innovation);
  • Manage EU funded projects (responsible for the preparation of deliverables, strategies and research);
  • Develop policies related to the Digital Single Market and Security technologies in crisis management and emergency communications.

The consultant will work under the direct supervision of the CEO, in cooperation with the team.

Your Profile:

  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in the management of EU funded research projects (FP7, Horizon 2020) preferably in Secure societies or ICT;
  • Experience in EU Digital Single Market or Security policies;
  • English native speaker or equivalent (pre-requisite);
  • Able to work independently as well as in team;
  • Good senses of business development;
  • Be intellectually curious;
  • Good organisational skills and capacity to identify key issues, work under time pressure and think strategically;
  • University education with a specialisation in EU affairs.

You will perfectly fit in our team if you are:

  • Flexible and service minded, able to work in a multi-cultural environment;
  • A team player, accountable and able to work autonomously;
  • A problem-solver, enthusiastic and positive;
  • Attracted by a small team (8 to 10 persons), deeply involved, flexible and open to new opportunities;
  • Proactive and able to contribute to business development.

Why work for us?

Squaris offers a dynamic work environment and provides great opportunities to learn and be in charge of a wide range of activities. Business development and innovation are at the heart of what we do. The position offers hands-on experience with top-tier corporate entities and associations as customers.

The financial offer will depend on the experience of the candidate.

Applications (cv and cover letter) should be sent to: l.dignac@squaris.com.

Starting date: April-May 2020.

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