Job Opportunity Information

Position Title

Technical and Project officer – Digestate and Biohydrogen

Position Type

Business development


Brussels, Belgium


English, (+ any other European language considered an asset)

Added on

Wednesday, April 24th 2024

Deadline to apply


Job Description


Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Lead on: Research, data collection and knowledge acquisition in the field of digestate and biohydrogen. Plus, EBA’s involvement in the TITAN (conversion of raw biogas to biohydrogen and carbon nanotubes) and FER-PLAY (mapping, assessing, and promoting the potential and impact of alternative fertilizers, including digestate) projects.
  • Contribute to the development of EU project proposals in relation to biohydrogen production and digestate upgrading and application.
  • Strong involvement in the development of other key publications, such as the EBA statistical report.
  • Strong interaction with EBA members and collaboration with key stakeholders for technical knowledge exchange.
  • Support to EBA’s policy and communication activities.
  • Representation of the EBA at scientific conferences, international workshops, and exhibitions.

Job Qualifications

Essential Skills & Qualities

  • University graduate in a related field of environmental engineering, environmental sciences, agriculture, natural sciences, engineering.
  • Minimum 3 years of working experience.
  • Knowledge of renewable energies and particularly renewable gases.
  • Enthusiasm for renewable energies and environmental protection.
  • Excellent command of English. Any other language is a definite plus.
  • Required skill set: analytical skills, numerical reasoning, logical thinking, eye for detail.
  • Multitasker, quick-learner and ready to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Team player, proactive, self-starter.
  • The candidate will have to demonstrate that he/she has the right to live and work in Belgium.
  • Willingness to travel within Europe.

What would we consider a plus?

  • Experience in the Horizon 2020 and/or Horizon Europe program.
  • Experience with databases software and data visualization tools
  • Basic knowledge on EU legislation on renewable energies.

How to apply

Please send your CV (no Europass format) and cover letter (max. 1 page) to Vinciane Perot ( and Mieke Decorte ( with the subject ‘YOUR NAME – EBA Technical and Project Officer – Digestate and Biohydrogen’.

Interviews will take place on a rolling basis. Please consider that only the selected CVs will be notified for further process and interview.