In order to support the vision of creating more liveable urban spaces, EIT Urban Mobility is opening a call for a Communication and Engagement Officer to be located in the EIT Urban Mobility Innovation Hub West in Helmond/EIndhoven, the Netherlands.
Activities are carried out by partner institutions that are allocated to five Innovation Hubs. The objective of the Innovation Hubs is to create a vibrant innovation ecosystem, ensuring effective knowledge and activity management and prominent regional visibility. The Innovation Hubs coordinate local and regional activities of EIT Urban Mobility and the network with the core partners and other parties involved in their Innovation Hub region. The five Innovation Hubs work closely together to achieve the goals and mission of the EIT Urban Mobility.
The Communications & Engagement Officer will be based in Helmond/Eindhoven and support the Innovation Hub Director in managing the Innovation Hub West partnerships and wider ecosystem, while aligning with the Communications and Stakeholder relations team of EIT Urban Mobility in Barcelona.
Communication, outreach and dissemination activities are an intrinsic part of the EIT Urban Mobility strategy, strengthened through integrated communication and are shaped by its communication framework, engaging partners and opinion leaders as ambassadors towards internal and external stakeholders. The communication framework consists of the following four pillars: 1) internal & external communications; 2) dissemination; 3) citizen engagement; and 4) public affairs and stakeholder relations.
The jobholder will contribute to and manage all internal and external communication activities and actions from the Innovation Hub West. S/he will contribute to strengthen the EIT Urban Mobility’s communications and promotion efforts with a view to increase the awareness, visibility and understanding of EIT Urban Mobility’s activities, results and achievements, specifically for the Innovation Hub West, based in Helmond/Eindhoven.
How to apply
Deadline for applications: 2 July 2021
Location: Helmond/Eindhoven, the Netherlands