Job Opportunity – Project Manager

The Lisbon Council is looking for project managers for several new large international projects starting in 2023 on topics such as data-driven innovation, digital government, misinformation, green transition, energy, food chain, air quality and disaster management.

Your job will be to:

  • Manage the projects and the relation with the partners successfully and without hiccups;
  • Deliver effective stakeholders’ engagement, mapping key stakeholders and communicating with them convincingly;
  • Produce high impact and actionable policy analysis for decision makers in European institutions;
  • Present research results effectively in high level events;
  • Develop and pursue new project opportunities.

The ideal candidate should:

  • Possess a strong academic record, organisational skills and pay great attention to details
  • Have knowledge of and an interest in EU policymaking in one or more of the areas mentioned
  • Be fluent in English and an effective public speaker
  • Be an entrepreneurial self-starter and team player with a good work ethic

The successful candidate will report to the director of research. The position can also be part-time and remote from anywhere in Europe.

To apply for this position, please contact us by e-mail only at Please write “Project Manager” in the subject line and include a CV and a letter of motivation.


About the Lisbon Council

The Lisbon Council for Economic Competitiveness and Social Renewal asbl is a Brussels-based think tank and policy network. Established in 2003 in Belgium as a non-profit, non-partisan association, the group is dedicated to making a positive contribution through cutting-edge research and by engaging political leaders and the public at large in a constructive exchange about the economic and social challenges of the 21st century.