Project Assistant - JUCSO

About us

Business & Strategies Europe is a private organisation based in Brussels since 1991 and member of the GOPA group, one of the world’s leading development consultancies. B&S Europe develops projects to support democratisation, security, human rights and governance in over a 100 countries.

The B&S teams are a group of highly driven professional dedicated to achieving the greatest impact through our projects across geographies. 

Job Purpose

In order to contribute to its international expansion, B&S Europe is seeking for a Project Assistant to join our Justice and Civil Society team.

Responsibilities

The Project Assistant reports to the Area Director.

Daily tasks include:

  • Provision of support in operational project management related to Justice and Civil society under the supervision of the team (invoices and timesheet management, negotiations and contracts of short-term experts, financial and operational monitoring, etc.);
  • Support to PMs and JPMs in the management of Technical assistance projects/ possibility to manage directly FWC projects;
  • Preparation of project audits;
  • Assist in the development of a tender and grants proposals;
  • Work in collaboration with relevant management and teams to identify and develop new funding streams;
  • Identify relevant funding opportunities related to Justice and Civil Society;
  • Contribute to network development (research of experts, partners and subcontractors).

What we offer

  • Very good work atmosphere and company culture;
  • Possibility to join a very motivated and professional Team ;
  • Exposure to a variety of interesting projects within a company with long-standing experience in working for EU Institutions all over the world;
  • Possibility to develop professional consultancy skills, with a focus on public sector.
  • Field missions in some of the countries where Projects are implemented

Qualifications and profile

  • University Graduate (Master level);
  • A relevant professional experience in the field of international development and/or relevant fields;
  • Perfect oral and drafting skills in English and French;
  • Spanish will be considered as an asset;
  • Computer skills MS Office (Excel Word Power Point), Internet, and database;
  • Excellent communicator;
  • A high attention to detail with an excellent editing and proofing ability;
  • Deadline driven with effective time management skills;
  • Thrive in a busy environment;
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize workload.

How to apply

Please send your CV and cover letter in English to and mentioning “Project assistant JUCSO” in the subject field. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

By applying, you knowledge that you accept the privacy policy as published on the B&S Europe website: https://www.bseurope.com/node/59887 

Deadline

23 January 2022