EDA is looking for a Communication Officer !

Apply by Monday, 11 January 2021

EDA, the voice of the milk processing industry (http://eda.euromilk.org/home.html) in Brussels is looking for an experienced, ambitious and motivated



Communication Officer



reporting to the secretary general.


The successful candidate will be in charge of



·        Project manager of the Wheyforliving digital platform:

     Manage the communication strategy of the project

     Drive annual ideations to develop catalogue of ideas with members

     Coordinate the entire production line of multimedia creations with external PR agency

     Monitor the platform incl. website, social media channels and digital campaigns

     Monitor the annual budget and invoicing

     Analyse and report on the performance of the platform


·        Web communication:

     Manage the association’s website and its content

     Manage the EDA Twitter and LinkedIn channels


·        Creator and/or designer of communication materials:

     Copywriting and design of a wide range of publications

     Creation of social media visuals


·        Events promotion:

     Social media coverage

     Follow up with the Press

     Logistic, technical and IT support


·        Press:

     Daily media monitoring to inform staff about latest news

     Be the main point of contact for journalists (events, press queries…)




·        Project management

·        Publication layout and design

·        Website content management (CMS)

·        Social media management (channels and campaigns)

·        Visual creations, graphic design (eg. Photoshop)

·        Strong command of Microsoft Applications (Word, Publisher, Excel…)



·        At least 3 years work experience in a similar role

·        Excellent command up to mother tongue level in English and additional languages are clearly an asset

·        Strong communication and negotiation skills

·        Well-organised, respect clear project timelines

·        Digitally savvy, passion for new communication trends

·        Creative and keen to regularly initiate new ideas

·        able to work on own initiative and take up his/her responsibilities, capable to prioritise

·        flexible, stress-resistant, and dynamic team player, hands-on and reliable



We offer:

-          an interesting, dynamic and international work environment and insight into the functioning of a vibrant industrial sector;

-          a fixed contract (Belgian CDI) plus benefits;

-          salary will depend on qualifications and experience.



How to apply:

Interested applicants are invited to send their full CV and motivation letter in English by Monday, 11 January 2021 by email to Mrs Claudine Hansen at chansen(at)euromilk.org,

mentioning the following

. in the email subject line: EDA Communication Officer;

. in the body of the email: “I hereby consent that my personal data is processed by EDA for recruitment purposes”, so that we have your written consent to follow up on your application;

. and mentioning salary expectations and earliest possible starting date.


Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.