Communications Assistant (FGIII)

Reporting to the Head of Unit Communications and Stakeholder Relations, the Communications Assistant will be part of the EIT’s Communications Section.

The Communications and Stakeholder Relations Unit is responsible for the EIT’s external Communications activities, engagement with the EIT’s internal and external Stakeholders, as well for the provision of policy and strategic advice to the EIT Director in developing and implementing the EIT’s communication and stakeholder engagement strategy. It furthermore supports the analysis of potential synergies of and complementarities with other EU/ national/ regional innovation support mechanisms offering scope for alignment at EIT and/or Innovation Community level. It is responsible for further developing and implementing a strategy for increased visibility of the EIT and the EIT Community as a whole, including through stakeholder-specific collaboration schemes such as the “EIT Stakeholder Forum”. Moreover, it provides the interface for relations with Third Countries and international organisations.

The Communications Assistant will support the communications section in implementing the EIT communications strategy and EIT promotion and awareness raising campaigns.

The place of employment will be Budapest, where the EIT seat is located. 

Deadline for applications: 19 February 2019 (13:00 CET Budapest time)