The Business Development Officer will support the business development process of the company for new projects identified.
This will include the following :
Preparing and submitting expressions of interest
Supporting the preparation and submission of tenders
Researching of background information (i.e. policies, strategies, etc.) for tenders
Sourcing and identifying qualified experts for up-coming and on-going projects
Maintaining the database of experts
Preparing and updating the project reference fiches
Updating the company’s website and preparing promotional material
We are looking for a person with :
a strong interest in pursuing a career in development consulting
a good knowledge of EU institutions and affairs and / or international cooperation programmes (EuropeAid, UN, World Bank, AFD, etc.
gained through prior work experience and / or studies would be essential
a love for detail without loss of the big picture
qualities we consider important in our work integrity, high-level of professionalism, solution-oriented, team-player and a good sense of humour
University degree in business administration / management / marketing or equivalent / European affairs or European studies
At least 1 year of experience in working in the consulting sector, preferably for development projects or working for an EU institution
Excellent computer skills with the ability to prepare professional and high quality documents
Fluency in the English language
Knowledge of the French language would be an asset
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Prior EU or international working experience will be considered an asset
Interested candidates should submit their CV in English along with a cover letter to the e-mail address . Candidates should be based in Athens, Greece, no reallocation package will be offered.
Only short listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.