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garagErasmus is hiring a Communications Officer in our Brussels office!

Are you passionate about Erasmus & international exchanges? Are you willing to be part of a pan-European network? We cannot wait to have you on board!

We are looking for a motivated and creative Communications Officer (CIP contract) in the operational office of garagErasmus in Brussels, at the hearth of the EU bubble, in a young professional and international environment.

Starting date: As soon as possible

To apply please send an email with the subject “Communications Officer Vacancy” to brussels@garagerasmus.org by Sunday 1 May 2022. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Time investment:

Working time of 38 hours per week. Work during weekends may occur whenever necessary with time off in lieu as compensation. Depending on the development of  the current COVID-situation and the ability to organise international events, the position may require travels in Europe several times.

 Requirements:

  • High motivation, willingness to learn and a responsible, proactive attitude;  
  • Strong interest and good knowledge of social media channels (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedInetc)
  • Writing and content creation skills
  • Flexible and creative worker
  • Communication skills and the ability to work both in a team and independently
  • Strong written and spoken English (additional languages -Italian, French, Spanish- are a plus)
  • Knowledge of MS Office & Google Suite. Experience using Mailchimp would be considered an asset
  • Basic photo and video editing skills (ex: Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, Canva) and/or video editing skills
  • Independent user of WordPress
  • A broad vision of the future of communications, marketing, news and media with a strong understanding of the latest trends and technology.
  • Availability to travel inside the EU.
  • Keen interest in the ASBL’s areas of activity (youth, education and social innovation) and non profit work (projects/events/association management/administration, etc.)
  • Experience in the NGO sector will be considered a plus.

 All applicants should have the right to live and work in Belgium. 

Responsibilities:

  • Support designing and creating content for a wide range of communication materials, (brochures, leaflets, reports, newsletters, presentations and videos, branding materials,etc);
  • Social Media management and Public Relations related tasks;
  • Support in development and maintenance of the website;
  • SEO/SEM development.
  • Dissemination of projects, activities and events. If needed support with project management
  • Brainstorming support on how to generally improve our communication strategy

We offer:

  • CIP contract of 6 months under Belgian law – possibility to prolong the contract
  • Monthly ticket for public transport in Brussels (part of salary) + lunch voucher + travel reimbursements when travelling for gE
  • Young, dynamic environment