Innovation Consultant


As an Innovation Consultant, you will be involved in the full range of PNO services, including grant application, project participation and commercial consulting. Typical tasks include:

  • Writing of EU project proposals while conceptualising, visualising and challenging the project ideas;
  • Active participation within EU funded projects with attention to starting up and the realisation of official deliverables;
  • As such you will actively be working on project planning, market and stakeholder analysis, workshops organisation, business plan formulation and eploitation (and/ or replication) strategy planning;
  • Execution of high-end innovation consulting services, especially for European Institutions, Technology Platforms, Sector Organisations and large corporate clients;
  • Expanding your network with potentially interesting partners;
  • Keeping yourself updated on the most important developments within your area of expertise.


  • A master’s degree or PhD in fields related to circular economy, energy and environment or agribusiness & bioeconomy;
  • 2-3 years of relevant experience with R&D subsidy projects;
  • A strong analytical and organizational mind;
  • The ambition to become a top advisor;
  • Own network or the capacities to quickly build personal relationships;
  • Excellent communication and editorial skills in English;
  • Creativity and a good dose of humor;
  • A flexible team player willing to transfer your knowledge to your colleagues;
  • You work from Zaventem and home office and are available to occasionally travel within Europe for a short time.


  • You actively contribute to innovation projects and as such you have a personal impact on a sustainable future;
  • A professional and dynamic organization with room for independence and entrepreneurship, a modern HR policy with ditto working conditions, such as a competitive remuneration package including fringe benefits and a company car, a possibility of variable remuneration and attention to personal development through training and coaching.


Contact Yorick Matthys for more information on 011 36 10 77.


The selection procedure is conducted exclusively through Motmans & Partners.

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