The European Technology Platform ALICE; Alliance for Logistics Innovation through Collaboration in Europe (www.etp-alice.eu) is set-up to develop a comprehensive strategy for research, innovation and market deployment of logistics and supply chain innovation in Europe. The platform support, consisting of 140+ industry led members, assist and advise the European Commission in the implementation of the EU Program for research: Horizon 2020 and future Horizon Europe Programme1 (in Logistics).
ALICE vision is that future logistics will be based on open global connected logistics networks founded on physical, digital, and operational interconnectivity enabling substantial increase in efficiency and sustainability. We call this vision the Physical Internet (PI). In the long run, around the year 2050, we envision a world in which freight transport and logistics is very close to Zero emissions.
ALICE is a small but growing organization with one full employee and supported by in-house consultants in specific facets as well as by its members and partners, in particular by the Executive Group.
For its Brussels-based secretariat, ALICE is looking for an experienced project and knowledge manager who will be employed on a full-time (long-term) contract. The project and knowledge manager will coordinate ALICE participation in funded R&I projects starting with a portfolio of 2 projects in the field of sustainable and efficient logistics with the key objective to accelerate adoption of R&I project results into market implementation cases and will also manage and boost our ALICE Knowledge Platform (https://knowledgeplatform.etp-logistics.eu/) and the ALICE program of Liaison with Research & Innovation projects (https://www.etp-logistics.eu/?page_id=998).
Ideal starting date: December 2020 or earlier
Please note that this recruitment process is exclusively managed by EARS – European Affairs Recruitment Specialists’ consultants.
Candidates are requested to send their CV and cover letter to Gabriela Dimitrova at email@example.com and Sebastien Bechara at firstname.lastname@example.org with the following subject: ALICE – Project & Knowledge Manager.