Stantec Senior Communication Expert in La Hulpe, Belgium

13661BR

Requisition Number:

13661BR

Description:

At MWH, now part of Stantec, we believe growing a great engineering, consulting and construction services company happens from the inside out. We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus imagination, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary. We believe that building a great career is as important as Building a Better World.

If working on the best water and natural resources projects around the world, building on your talents through a premier knowledge-sharing culture, and connecting across borders with some of the world’s top talent appeals to you, join us.

MWH International Development, based in La Hulpe, is the MWH unit that provides consulting services to international institutions, such as the European Commission (EC), the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the European Investment Bank (EIB) and EU bilateral donors such as DFID. Our services include design, procurement and construction supervision for water and wastewater, energy and climate change projects as well as management support, monitoring and evaluation of large investment programmes. Our main geographical focus lies on Europe, Africa and other developing countries.

We do have an open employee position to deliver communication services in the context of one of our strategic climate change projects aiming to support cooperation between the European Union and Latin America. The objective of the project is to contribute to environmental sustainability and climate change resistant development in Latin America and in particular, support countries in the implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) under the Paris Agreement.

As a senior communication expert on the project, you will ensure a comprehensive and consistent internal and external communication of the programme, in collaboration with the rest of the team. You will also be integrated within the wide project and expert team of MWH, both in the project office in Brussels and in our headquarter in La Hulpe.

You will work in collaboration with two other experts on the project on the following activities:

  • Development of the Communication and Visibility Strategy and the knowledge approach;

  • Support in the organization of Euroclima+ events;

  • Coordinate online campaigns, website updates, and production of communication materials

  • Develop and share communication materials via online platforms and social media;

  • Coordinate social media, knowledge creation and relations with the press;

  • Design on the internal communication system and support the team on the implementation;

  • Management of the EUROCLIMA+ section of the Cap4Dev page.

You will be part of the MWH team delivering communication inputs and advise to our institutional clients.

Title:

Senior Communication Expert

Qualifications:

  • University degree or equivalent in communication or related subjects. Candidates with an additional degree in environment and development related areas will have an advantage.

  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Spanish is compulsory.

  • At least 10 years of professional experience in the field of communication

  • At least 5 years of work experience with international donors.

  • Prior experience with EU development aid will be considered an advantage.

  • Work experience in Latin America will be considered an advantage.

  • At least 5 years of experience in communication on environment, climate change or development-related issues.

  • Proven experience in knowledge design and management.

  • Proven experience in the design and management of websites as well as in the preparation of multimedia communication material.

  • Experience in the use of electronic and social media such as communities of practice, websites and blogs is considered an advantage.

Job Category:

Business Development

Preferred Specifications:

This position will take place in Euroclima+ Secretariat in Brussels, Belgium. If you are meeting the above requirements and are ready to work in a fast-growing department and in an international environment, please submit your detailed CV (in English only) and motivation letter through our website www.mwhglobal.com/careers

No agencies please

About MWH:

At MWH, we believe growing a great engineering, consulting and construction services company happens from the inside out. We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus imagination, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary. We believe that building a great career is as important as Building a Better World.

If working on the best water and natural resources projects around the world, building on your talents through a premier knowledge-sharing culture, and connecting across borders with some of the world’s top talent appeals to you, join us.

MWH Global…we’re looking for opportunities.

Location (Hold Ctrl key to select more than one Location):

Belgium, Belgium-La Hulpe

Country:

Belgium

State/Province:

Flexible

City:

La Hulpe