Innovation Consultant – EU Funding

Innovation Consultant – EU Funding

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Typical tasks include:

•Leading the writing process of proposals for Horizon Europe, LIFE, Innovation Fund or other European programmes.

•Applying your technical expertise when writing a proposal or a study.

•Advising clients and colleagues on your technical area of expertise.

•Being responsible for the coordination and management of EU-funded projects.

•Advising and helping position Zabala Innovation’s clients in EU funding programmes to increase their participation in EU projects.

•Representing Zabala Innovation externally and support the business development in your field of expertise.

•Keeping yourself updated on the most important developments within your area of expertise.



We are looking for a professional with at least 5 years of experience with the following profile:

•A PhD or comparable academic experience in at least one field related to energy, environment, sustainability or AI (i.e. batteries, hydrogen, energy efficiency, smart transport, advanced materials, chemical engineering or similar key topics for the EU Green Deal).

•Experience in preparation and writing of H2020/HEurope or other EU programmes (i.e. LIFE, Innovation Fund) technical proposals from the concept note till the submission.

•Track-record of European projects and service contract management. Familiarity with exploitation aspects is an asset.

•Proven client-oriented attitude or previous consulting experience.

•Fluent English. Knowledge of French, German, Dutch or Spanish is an asset.


•Strong analytical and organizational mind;

•Excellent writing and editorial skills in EN;

•Ability to manage complex projects and deliver final work against EU projects deadlines;

•Real team player attitude;

•The ambition to become a top expert and advisor in your field;

•Eye for detail;

•Keen to work in an international team.


The candidate must live in Brussels or surrounding area.


•An open-ended, Belgian contract with a competitive salary package plus bonus, lunch vouchers, hospitalisation insurance and other benefits.

•A dynamic working environment in a fast growing international consultancy of more than 400 people (+15 colleagues in Brussels).

•The opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge and have access to a wide range of trainings

•The possibility of partly working from home.

Please send your motivation letter and CV to: with subject : Innovation consultant+ your name

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