Vacancy communication officer

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Who are we?

We are not simply a political project, but also a movement. Simple, fair and efficient government for Brussels is the core business of are building a city for everyone, with a State Secretary, three Brussels MPs, a Flemish MP, our local representatives and many volunteers and sympathisers.


Your ultimate goal: to make people enthusiastic about and to make the movement grow. By taking the movement's communication to a higher level, you make sure more people in Brussels know about and have a positive image of the work we do for the city. Thanks to your work, we are able to attract more committed people from Brussels to our progressive urban project.


  • You co-design the communication strategy of the movement and the individual strategy for the members of parliament and local representatives  
  • You further develop this unambiguous communication strategy in relation to various stakeholders
  • You are jointly responsible for the communication, content and social media planning 
  • You write posts, press releases, website messages and articles for our newsletter
  • You build a network of journalists who report on Brussels politics
  • You analyse our existing communication channels and look for optimisations, also in terms of advertising strategies 
  • You support the local representatives in their communication strategy and campaigns
  • You help build the movement by promoting activities with online content
  • You work together with various actors within the broad movement, including the cabinets and the communication service, in order to translate the work within the governments and local administrations into the communication of our movement.


  • You like to learn
  • You live in Brussels or have an affinity with Brussels
  • You are looking for a job in which you can show your commitment to the city 
  • You are flexible, willing to work evenings and weekends on rare occasions 
  • You can work independently and are able to carry out projects from start to finish
  • You have experience in managing social media. An experience with Adobe software and creating visual content is an advantage
  • You write fluently in Dutch and have a good knowledge of French
  • You have political insight and can translate this insight into political communication
  • You have experience in developing and implementing a strategic communication plan for an organisation
  • You are enterprising and come up with your own ideas that you want to try out
  • You are available full time and can start as per 1st September 2022.


  • You will join a motivated team, with a heart for Brussels
  • We are well-equipped: you learn to use our technical tools and you receive the necessary coaching
  • You get to know the political world from the inside and can further develop your political strategic thinking
  • You can prove yourself as a communication strategist in a role with a lot of responsibility and a direct impact on the organisation
  • We offer a full-time position according to the salary scales of the Brussels Parliament
  • There are additional benefits such as a one-year STIB pass and hospitalisation insurance
  • Place of employment: the heart of Brussels.

How to apply?

Send your CV and motivation letter (max. 1 A4) to Kate Degeyter:
Deadline: 29 mei 2022, 23u59.