Opportunities await

At White you will find a young, dynamic and fast-growing team of talented individuals eager to challenge themselves and grow with the business.

It is a fast-paced work environment with a large variety of tasks, working with and for a wide range of partners and with people with diverse backgrounds, there is always something new to learn. We believe that diversity is essential, whether it is background, cultures, gender or any other aspects, what makes us strong is our differences. We value our team members’ opinions and want them to help shape and grow the business. We hire smart people who have ideas and encourage them to execute those ideas. We value independent thought and ownership, but are committed to working as team to deliver quality work to our partners in a timely manner.

What makes us
attractive
as an employer

What makes us attractive as an employer

At White, we want our people to thrive. We are proud to offer a workplace that encourages our team members to assume ownership of their work and realize their full potential. We offer opportunities to grow and to learn.

We are an equal opportunity employer and believe in judging people solely on their merits. We offer the opportunity to join a fast-growing team with great colleagues and a lot if interesting challenges. At White we offer a work environment that encourages ideas and innovation as well as rewards performance. In short, we offer

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Opportunities to learn and grow
  • Intellectually challenging and stimulating work
  • Great colleagues and work environment
  • Diversity of tasks and partners to work with
  • Flexibility as an additional incentive for performance

What we look for
in employees
(what we value)

What we look for in employees
– What we value

We look for excellence and reliability, these are the basis for the trust that our partners put in us. If you are a talented individual and if you display these qualities, there may be a place for you in White.

We value intellectual curiosity and ability as well as high levels of motivation. White is a company with great ambitions both in terms of the work we deliver and the growth of the company, so we are always looking for people with a growth mindset. We work on a variety of different topics, using a vast array of tools, techniques and methodologies, so we are not only interested in a single type of profile, but we are always interested in:

  • Excellence and reliability
  • Highly skilled individuals
  • Hard workers
  • Innovative thinkers
  • Can-do and entrepreneurial mindset

Open Positions

There are currently no open positions, but if you think you would be a good fit, please do not hesitate to send us a spontaneous application.

Open Positions

Project Manager – Public Affairs & Communications

White (White Research SRL) is a young, fast developing boutique research and consultancy company headquatered in Brussels and with a satellite office in Greece. We offer policy advisory, public affairs and applied research services. We work together with leading academic and industrial partners on large collaborative projects (private sector projects, grants and tenders) in areas ranging from technology, sustainability and mobility to energy, innovation and skill development. Our team has a dynamic work day and can benefit from a rapid professional development and an extensive network that covers some of the most well-known private and institutional organisations in Europe.

To support the growth of Business Services department, specifically in the area related to public affairs, stakeholder engagement and communications, we are currently looking for a full-time Project Manager and team leader, with 4-5 years of experience, for our Brussels office.

Your responsibilities

The selected candidates will be involved in a variety of tasks, including:

  • Business development; identifying and creating new opportunities
  • Take a leading role in the Public Affairs team in implementing work for our clients
  • Daily management of the work (e.g. dealing with client requests, supporting in the implementation, guiding the team, etc.)
  • Service level management
  • Management of external partners and subcontractors
  • Cooperation with the other departments in further developing our business services

What we look for

We are interested in profiles with the following merits:

  • 4-5 years of work experience
  • Experience in Public Affairs, Stakeholder engagement and/or Communications
  • Experience in managing (small) teams
  • Experience in managing clients
  • Academic performance and career track record
  • Reasoning skills
  • Multi-tasking abilities
  • Stress-resistance
  • Language skills – Our working language is English. Fluency in English, both verbal and written, is a must! Fluency in other languages are a plus
  • Soft and social skills
  • Service-minded approach to clients
  • Organised and focused working style combined with a proactive attitude and eagerness to learn

What we offer

  • Competitive compensation matching the selected profile
  • A committed and multi-disciplinary team
  • Room for self-initiative
  • Opportunity to develop professional and management skills
  • Career prospects based on successful progress and specific achievements
  • Experience and knowledge in diverse policy areas and the possibility to explore a variety of topics

Indicative start date: ASAP

 

How to apply

Interested applicants should apply by using the form below, attaching their CV in PDF.

You don’t need to send a cover letter.

Apply

Project Manager – Policy & Public Sector Services

White (White Research SRL) is a young, fast developing boutique research and consultancy company headquatered in Brussels and with a satellite office in Greece. We offer policy advisory, public affairs and applied research services. We work together with leading academic and industrial partners on large collaborative projects (private sector projects, grants and tenders) in areas ranging from technology, sustainability and mobility to energy, innovation and skill development. Our team has a dynamic work day and can benefit from a rapid professional development and an extensive network that covers some of the most well-known private and institutional organisations in Europe.

To support the growth of our public sector services department, we are currently looking for a full-time Project Manager and team leader, with a 4-5 years of experience, for our Brussels office.

Your responsibilities

The selected candidates will be involved in a variety of tasks, including:

  • Business development; identifying and creating new opportunities (especially regarding tenders)
  • Take a leading role in the EU tender team in writing proposals and implementing won projects for the EU Institutions
  • Preparation of budgets and financial offers (in collaboration with the Director)
  • Daily management of tender services (e.g. daily review of opportunities, provision of input for the Administrative and Financial Department, if needed, etc.)
  • Project management for ongoing tenders (supervision of timeline, resource management, quality management, review of deliverables, presentations with the clients, organisations of events, etc.)
  • Management of external stakeholders, clients and partners
  • Cooperation with the other departments in further developing our business services

What we look for

We are interested in profiles with the following merits:

  • 4-5 years of work experience
  • Experience in tenders (proposal writing and project implementation)
  • Experience in managing (small) teams as well as small to middle-size consortia of external partners
  • Academic performance and career track record
  • Reasoning skills
  • Multi-tasking abilities
  • Stress-resistance
  • Language skills – Our working language is English. Fluency in English, both verbal and written, is a must! Fluency in French is highly desirable, other languages are a plus
  • International experience and ambition (e.g. work with multi-national teams and travel abroad)
  • Soft and social skills (e.g. meetings and networking with partners and clients, communication and presentation skills)
  • Organised and focused working style combined with a proactive attitude and eagerness to learn

What we offer

  • Competitive compensation matching the selected profile
  • A committed and multi-disciplinary team
  • Room for self-initiative
  • Opportunity to develop professional and management skills
  • Career prospects based on successful progress and specific achievements
  • Experience and knowledge in diverse policy areas and the possibility to explore a variety of topics

Indicative start date: ASAP

 

How to apply

Interested applicants should apply by using the form below, attaching their CV in PDF.

You don’t need to send a cover letter.

Associate Project Manager in EU Funding Services

Our EU Funding and representation unit, works at tailored consultancy services and representation for our clients to build their EU funding strategy which aims to increase their EU Funding success rate and increase their visibility in Brussels.

Hand in hand with our Research Unit, we work at the frontiers of international research and innovation and collaborates with world-class academic and industrial actors, start-ups and SMEs, on large collaborative research projects (Horizon 2020) in fields ranging from energy, transport, smart cities and sustainability, to healthcare, finance, and migration. Our growing project portfolio entails work on diverse topics such as urban planning, mobility, circular economy, Industry 4.0, blockchain technology, renewable energy sources, business analytics, migration and regional development.

 

The position

We are currently looking for an Associate Project Managers to join our growing EU Funding and Representation unit in our office in Brussels.

We seek excellent, responsive professionals who demonstrate high integrity and reliability standards, with excellent analytical and organisational skills. The successful candidates will become part of a young international team of talented individuals with diverse expertise levels, working collaboratively on common goals and tackling key global societal challenges. This is an exciting opportunity for you to join a friendly and close-knit team, and an environment which fosters fast-track career progression.

 

Responsibilities

As an Associate Project Manager, you will be involved in a variety of tasks, including:

Main Responsibilities

  • Delivery of policy, strategy, and stakeholder engagement/networking services
  • Mapping of EU Funding Opportunities together with project idea Analysis & assessment of eligibility considering available funding
  • Drafting applications to EU Call for Proposals & Tenders
  • The daily implementation and management of EU research projects (Horizon 2020, Green Deal, HEurope etc.).
  • Assist in the collection and analysis of quantitative and qualitative information as well as in the elaboration of deliverables and scientific reports.
  • Attending Brussels based EU Funding and policy related networking/brokerage events and following-up with matchmaking activities
  • Willing to be active in EU networks and Influencing decision makers on future funding priorities and opportunities
  • Assisting on monitoring Results & Impact Evaluation of the client services
  • Guiding/Coaching client institutions from EU project development to project management of their EU funded proposals.

 

What we are looking for

The selected candidate should have:

  • A BSc/MSc degree in Social Sciences, Business or STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics). English-written dissertation would be a plus.
  • Strong academic performance (e.g. we are looking for top-in-class graduates; please indicate your grades in percentile if possible).
  • Language skills – Our working language is English. Fluency in English, both verbal and written, is a must. Fluency in French is required for networking activities as well as Brussels based project management activities. Other languages are a plus but not a requirement.
  • Multi-tasking abilities and a consultant mindset (e.g. being able to work across different tasks and domains, with demanding deadlines, proactive attitude, and eagerness to learn).
  • International outlook and ambition (e.g. experience abroad, experience with multi-national teams and openness towards travelling abroad).
  • Communication and social skills (e.g. competence in expressing complex ideas in writing, networking skills, communication and presentation skills, ability to work in diverse teams).
  • 0-2 years of work experience in EU Project Development and/or Management

 

What we offer

  • Competitive compensation matching the selected profile.
  • Experience and knowledge in diverse scientific areas and the possibility to explore a variety of topics.
  • Fast career progression in a growing firm with international focus, based on successful progress.
  • Tailored training program and access to cut-edge skills.
  • Working with international teams and world-class institutions and clients.
  • Flexibility in working conditions (blend teleworking with office).

 

Indicative start date: December 2020/January 2021

 

How to apply

Interested applicants should apply by using the form below, attaching their CV in PDF.

Where relevant, please make sure that your CV includes all the scoring/grading information from tests (e.g. GMAT/GRE) and studies (e.g. grades percentile indication).

You do not need to send a cover letter.

White is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Apply

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Application Form

Thank you for your interest in a career at White. Please fill in the form below and attach your CV and accept our terms, then submit.