Project Manager in Technology Start-up in Brussels Needed!

Deadline: 26 March 2015
Open to: Master’s degree holders or equivalent in communication, media, international development, political sciences, engineering
Remuneration: competitive salary package is offered


BlueSquare is a fast growing technology start-up that helps emerging countries and their partners re-invent public systems and boost essential service delivery such as health, education and justice to the poorest. BlueSquare is active in 10 countries, and has clients ranging from large organizations such as the World Bank, Universities, consultancies and NGOs. They are a passionate team of twenty professionals from 6 countries with mixed profiles, from web developers to travelling project managers and health economists with a good experience of global aid challenges. They are currently based in ICAB, Brussels, Belgium and in Bujumbura, Burundi.

The successful candidate will be in charge of three different projects:

  • BlueSquare is willing to develop a “meta” data platform for one of their clients. A Meta is a website that displays aggregated data from several countries and systems (for example from platforms such as,, and other data bases). The objective is to improve the ‘donor experience’ of their client (through the website, and in the future through other social media tools) by displaying real time results. The objective is also to build an example of a traceable funding mechanism in the health sector.
  • The project manager will also be in charge of the implementation of a “regional meta RBF dashboard” in DRC that will display data from a multi-sector intervention.
  • The project manager will also be in charge of a “RBF Atlas”. The RBF atlas is being developed in collaboration with the “Performance Based Financing Community of Practice” and the Tropical Institute of Medecine of Antwerp.

Are you eligible to apply?

Do not hesitate to apply, if:

  • You have a Master degree (MA, Msc or equivalent) in communication, media, international development, political sciences, engineering.
  • You have a passion and halve already mingled with data systems, Big Data, data mining,
  • You have at least 3 years of experience in social sectors in developing and emerging economies.
  • You have a strong interest in data visualization, big data, data mining or web interfaces and social media.
  • You have a strong track record of excellency, out-of the box thinking. You can show examples of your visual talent, your ability to communicate on electronic platforms, and your ability to manage projects.
  • Ideally, you have an experience in web design or web/mobile user interface. You have some experience in web mockup using softwares such as Balsamiq or equivalent.
  • You are absolutely fluent in English (written and oral communication). A good command of French is preferable.
  • You are flexible, organized and can work under pressure. BlueSquare is an organization that requires agility from our staff. You are able to work in a team, but also be autonomous in the management of your tasks.


Competitive salary package is offered.


Please send your CV, Linked In profile, existing projects URLS to before March 26th 2015, at midnight, indicating in the subject line “Project Manager”.

Applications sent before the deadline will be analyzed and interviews will start before the deadline.

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