Job Description: 

ZABALA’s Belgium office currently counts 10 collaborators, and in view of expanding its activities in Belgium, is looking to recruit a Research and Innovation Consultant.

The position entails the following functions:

  • Coordinating and writing project proposals to various funding entities (EU H2020 or LIFE programme mainly or local funding authorities)
  • Supporting in the negotiation of projects selected for funding
  • Supporting Clients in the management of their projects portfolio
  • Supporting the Belgian office Director in the prospection of new clients
  • Executing work according to the company procedures and current legislation in line with labour regulations.


Studies: Master degree or equivalent in:

  • Engineering or
  • Chemical / Environmental / technical studies

Languages: Fluent in English and Dutch mandatory.

  • Any additional spoken or written language

Experience: Not required. Previous experience in similar positions will be valorised.



  • Autonomy,
  • Responsibility,
  • Good writing skills,
  • Client-oriented,
  • Interest for Innovation,
  • Willingness to work in an international environment,
  • Capacity to work in a team,
  • Available as soon as possible 

To apply for this vacancy, we kindly invite you to send your CV and letter of motivation to cv@zabala.es and info@zabala.eu .