Job Openings


We are looking for a Project Manager and Research Associate.
Your job will be to:
assist in the preparation and successful staging of Lisbon Council events, including drafting high-level programmes, managing teams and keeping participants informed before and after meetings
successfully engage with and manage a community of VIPs, policymakers and stakeholders in an effective, personalised manner
manage the administration and back-up for a team of five researchers
contribute research to projects on an ongoing basis
perform additional tasks pertaining to day-to-day running of the Lisbon Council office, which includes liaising with external service providers
manage a three-room office
report to and assist the president of the Lisbon Council
The ideal candidate should:
possess superior organisational skills and pay great attention to detail
have good people skills, including the ability to manage complex events to a very high standard
have knowledge of and an interest in EU policymaking and public policy
show a willingness to learn and be mentored
be fluent in English (French and/or Flemish are a plus)
fulfill legal requirements to work in Belgium
be an entrepreneurial self-starter and team player with a good work ethic
The successful candidate will report to the president and director of research and be based in Brussels. S/he will be paid a competitive compensation commensurate with the responsibilities of the role.
To apply for this position, please contact us by e-mail only at info@lisboncouncil.net. Please write in the subject line ‘Project Manager’ and include a current CV and a letter of motivation.

We are looking for a Project Manager and Research Associate

Your job will be to:

  • assist in the preparation and successful staging of Lisbon Council events, including drafting high-level programmes, managing teams and keeping participants informed before and after meetings
  • successfully engage with and manage a community of VIPs, policymakers and stakeholders in an effective, personalised manner
  • manage the administration and back-up for a team of five researchers
  • contribute research to projects on an ongoing basis
  • perform additional tasks pertaining to day-to-day running of the Lisbon Council office, which includes liaising with external service providers 
  • manage a three-room office 
  • report to and assist the president of the Lisbon Council 

The ideal candidate should:

  • possess superior organisational skills and pay great attention to detail
  • have good people skills, including the ability to manage complex events to a very high standard
  • have knowledge of and an interest in EU policymaking and public policy
  • show a willingness to learn and be mentored
  • be fluent in English (French and/or Flemish are a plus)
  • fulfill legal requirements to work in Belgium
  • be an entrepreneurial self-starter and team player with a good work ethic 

The successful candidate will report to the president and director of research and be based in Brussels. S/he will be paid a competitive compensation commensurate with the responsibilities of the role.

To apply for this position, please contact us by e-mail only at info@lisboncouncil.net. Please write in the subject line ‘Project Manager’ and include a current CV and a letter of motivation.

Only candidates that are considered for this position will be contacted.