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Senior Communications Officer

Health and Environment Alliance
Deadline 22.07.2024 €3,800/month (est.)

Health and Environment Alliance is looking for a Senior Communications Officer

As HEAL continues to grow and expand its activities, we are excited to welcome a skilled and enthusiastic Senior Communications Officer to our Brussels-based team.

As our new Senior Communications Officer, you’ll join the Communications team where you’ll contribute to developing communications plans on specific advocacy files on climate and energy, air quality, chemicals and pesticides, and coordinate their execution. You’ll be responsible for leading HEAL’s digital media communication activities, which include strategically managing HEAL’s website and social media channels. Your responsibilities will also include creating high-quality content for online and offline channels, supporting public speaking engagements, and helping to foster a continuous learning environment at HEAL.


Are you HEAL’s new Senior Communications Officer?

We need someone who:

  • … is passionate about HEAL’s mission and ensuring we can lead healthy lives on a healthy planet

  • … has at least 5 years of experience in a digital communications role, preferably in the not-for-profit sector

  • … possesses excellent attention to detail, organisational, and planning skills, with strong project-management abilities

  • … has native-level English writing skills, with the ability to convey information compellingly and concisely and to re-package complex or technical content in an accessible format

For more information on the key duties and requirements for this role, please check out the job description. It specifies the criteria we’ll refer to when reviewing applications.


You’ll join a friendly and supportive team of passionate change leaders. We’re based in Brussels in a beautiful office at Mundo Madou, an ethical building located in the heart of the city.

It’s important to us that you feel valued and supported in your role, so here’s what we can offer you:

  • A full-time, permanent contract (part-time negotiable)

  • A gross salary of around 3,800 EUR per month

  • Lunch vouchers and a transport allowance

  • An end-of-year bonus (an extra monthly salary)

  • A DKV hospitalisation insurance policy

  • A complementary pension scheme (HEAL contributes 4% of your monthly salary)

  • A net 154 EUR teleworking and internet allowance per month (our team works flexibly – from the office and from home)

  • Up to 5 additional days of leave each year

You can count on us to help you learn and grow in the job so you can be successful. After completing a robust onboarding programme, you’ll have access to training and learning opportunities. You’ll be able to meet with and get to know lots of partner organisations and constituencies across the health and environment spectrum.

How to apply

To apply for this position, please complete the form below by Monday 22 July 2024. You’ll need to upload the following files:

  • A cover letter that explains why you think you’d be a good fit for the role and for HEAL

  • An up-to-date CV

  • A copy of your academic qualifications mentioned in your CV

After submitting the application form, you will be asked to complete a short assessment.

Shortlisted applicants will then be invited to an interview and a short test by the end of July/early August.

HEAL is an equal-opportunities and family-friendly employer. We encourage applications from a diverse range of candidates.

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