Office Manager

Key responsibilities:

  • Organize and support EMMA and ENPA meetings and events.
  • Organize and coordinate the management of incoming/outgoing invoices.
  • Follow-up of the bank accounts.
  • Liaise with external accountants to process invoices, track payments, and update internal tracking of outgoing invoices.
  • Manage HR and payroll with the “secrétariat social”.
  • Help managing the official registers of the associations.
  • Manage EMMA and ENPA contracts with outside suppliers (i.e. telephone companies, insurances, IT, members, etc.).
  • Coordinate travel plans for the EMMA and ENPA team.
  • Handle incoming/outgoing mail and calls and order office supplies.
  • Manage EMMA and ENPA websites.
  • Help and support the team with online communication tools for EMMA and ENPA members.
  • Assume other administrative/secretarial duties on an ad hoc basis.


  • Candidates ideally should have 1-5 years experience as an administrative assistant/office manager/secretary. Young graduates with some relevant experience (e.g. internships) are also encouraged to apply.
  • Candidates should have excellent English and French language skills and very good written and verbal communication skills. Additional language skills are an asset.
  • Candidates should possess strong IT skills (Word, Excel, Websites, social networks etc.)
  • Candidates should be highly organized, with strong planning, decision making and problem-solving skills.
  • Candidates should be self-motivated, able to work efficiently and autonomously, assets that are essential being part of a small team.

We offer:

  • A CDI Belgian contract, full-time
  • Hospitalisation insurance
  • Pension scheme
  • Part-time work from home


How to apply:

Please send a CV and a brief letter of interest (Subject heading: application administration officer + your name) to Sophie Mertens, Office Manager of EMMA and ENPA. Email:


Deadline for completed applications: 18 February 2023.

Please note applicants may be interviewed on a rolling basis, so it is possible for the position to be filled prior to this deadline. The ideal start date for this position is mid-February 2023.


For further information contact:

Sophie Mertens – EMMA & ENPA Office Manager // +32 2 536 0600


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