Intrigued by innovative technologies shaping our everyday lives? Aware of the opportunities and challenges posed by digitalization, AI, Big Data, IoT and Robotics on the one hand and a passion for industry segments such as Transport (including Rail, Road, Aviation, etc.), Smart Mobility, UAVs, Agriculture etc.? Passionate to contribute and support to the implementation of the European Space Strategy?
VVA Brussels, a young and fast-growing market, economic and policy consultancy providing top quality advice to the European institutions and private sector clients with a specific focus on Space, Telecommunications and Agrofood, is looking for a Consultant to extend its current team of consultants and researchers.
The Consultant contributes proposals and projects, where she/he will lead workstreams, often including the coordination of project partners.
Focusing on the internal management, the Consultant manages more junior resources, delegating and coordinating activities and monitoring the effective and efficient delivery of the outputs whilst meeting project deadlines in cooperation with the Project Manager.
On top of this, the Consultant will also be in charge of the coordination of project partners when their contributions are expected in the dedicated workstreams, discussing with the Project Manager the optimal strategy at the beginning and throughout the project.
Consultants contribute to implementation of tools and methodologies/innovation and to the identification and solution of problems. A critical mindset and creativity to support the development of new tools and methodologies are important skills which will be encouraged on the job.
All of the above implies that the candidate has a strong background and experience in:
All our professionals are strongly oriented to problem solving, goal achievement and client satisfaction and show a strong basis of leadership. The ideal candidate has an entrepreneurial and proactive mindset and feels at ease in a small and dynamic company oriented to growth into innovative domains such as digitalization and artificial intelligence, smart mobility and space downstream applications.
The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
Excellent opportunities for professional development with high levels of autonomy and room for growth and a very dynamic and exciting work environment.
The position is based in Brussels.
Only pre-selected participants will be contacted and invited for interviews. Interviews will be held in Brussels or, alternatively, via teleconference.
If you are interested in this position, please provide your CV and a 1-page cover letter outlining why you are suited for the job.