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Senior EU Funding Consultant - Germany


Deadline for applications: 30 April 2022

Starting date: As soon as possible / May 2022

Remote-working position.

Schuman Associates is a dynamic Brussels-based European Funding and Public Affairs consultancy with an impressive track record of success for its clients. Established over 30 years ago, we work with a unique mix of clients from Fortune 500 companies and trade associations, to NGOs and governments.

We are looking for a German speaking Senior EU Funding Consultant to join our team. This person will be responsible for managing and developing a portfolio of clients.

We offer this position for a committed, solutions-oriented and client-focused team player.



    • Advising clients on ongoing and forthcoming German and EU funding programmes, notably linked to the recovery programmes
    • Support clients in positioning for strategic funding programmes
    • Focus on digitisation, telecoms, as well as healthcare and the green agenda
    • Development and implementation of communication strategies
    • In implementing these tasks, this person will be assisted by one or two junior consultant(s) in our team.



  1. Master’s degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline (Economics, Law, Political Science, International Relations, European Studies)
  2. Minimum of three years of relevant professional work experience
  3. Project management experience and strong analytical skills; attention to detail and highly organised; practical approach to problem solving; ability to work well under pressure
  4. Professional experience in one of the following EU funding programme is preferred: Recovery Funds, ESIF Funds, Horizon Europe OR in digital/broadband projects 
  5. Ability to think and act strategically; keen interest in business, public policy and EU politics
  6. Ability to work both in a team and independently
  7. Native German speaker (or equivalent) with excellent written and spoken English; other EU languages will be considered as an asset
  8. Technical knowledge and understanding of the digital sector (telecommunications, cloud, 5G, etc.) are beneficial


Interviews will be conducted via Microsoft Teams.

CVs in English EXCLUSIVELY by e-mail to:

(Confidentiality assured)

Free-lance experts

EU-funded projects


Schuman Associates manages a database of experts for various EU-funded projects, both long and short term.

If you would like to be included in the expert database, please send your CV to:

External Aid: international donor agencies


Schuman Associates provides consultancy services to international donor agencies. We are members of two different consortia participating in DG DEVCO FWC Services for the implementation of external aid 2018.

The duration of the contract is 4 years, with a potential total value of 650 million EUR.

Schuman Associates is present in the following Lots of FWC SIAE 2018:

Lot 2: Infrastructure, sustainable growth and jobs (potential total value 155 million EUR)

Lot 4: Human development and safety net (potential total value 73 million EUR)

For more details please see FWC SIEA 2018

If you are interested in working with us as an expert and in being included in our roster, please send your CV in EuropeAid format in English or French to: 

Africa Digital Transformation initiative


Schuman Associates is present at the European Investment Bank Framework Contract to support its activities in the Africa Digital Transformation initiative.

The maximum value of the contract is 2 MEUR. The individual assignments, which will have medium to long term implications, will span across four main themes of the Africa Digital Transformation :

  1. Policy: contribution to the development of a National Digital Economy Strategy
  2. Elaborate business plans for Digital infrastructure requirements (may include PPPs)
  3. Provision of support with regards to developing Cybersecurity policy and action plans
  4. Support business planning for digital transformation, entrepreneurship and digital economy based growth

If you are an expert across these topics and would like to be included in our roster of experts please send your CV to

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Schuman Associates is a Brussels-based, independent, consultancy with more than 30 years’ experience in European funding and public affairs.

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