The European Food Information Council (EUFIC) is seeking a manager of its food quality and safety projects and communications, including food risk communications. It is a full time position in central Brussels, starting from October/November 2010. Remuneration: 55.000 to 70.000 Euros, plus benefits, subject to experience and qualifications


  • Head up and lead the food safety, food quality and food risk/benefit programmes and communications in EUFIC.
  • Participate in EU-funded projects where EUFIC is a consortium partner, specifically projects related to food safety, quality and risk communication.
  • Manage interns working on food safety and related projects.


  • Postgraduate with a degree related to food safety, food microbiology, food production, ideally with a further degree (PhD or MSc) in risk communication, science communication, or related subjects.
  • Minimum 3-5 years work experience in related subject.
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken), and ideally another language.
  • Interested in, and a passion for, a safe food supply, communications and media.
  • Excellent communicator with ability to translate scientific subjects into easily-understood language.
  • Good interpersonal skills and a team player.


Email your application including full CV and letter of motivation to jobs@eufic.org stating in the subject “Food Safety and Risk Communications Manager”.

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