Senior Communication Specialist

The mission of Riga Business School at Riga Technical University is to provide a modern and international education for leaders in a technology-based world. Riga Business School is located in Riga, Latvia, but provides studies for both local and foreign students. RBS provides two bachelor programs in Business Administration and IT Leadership, and a Professional MBA and Executive MBA, as well as coordinates several innovative educational programs with international partners.

We are seeking Senior Communication Specialist

(Full-time, temporary position till June 30, 2026)

Become part of the RTU Riga Business School team! The main task of this position will be to manage marketing and communication activities within the RBS R&D/Projects department.


  1. Organize public information and education on the projects and their activities.
  2. Ensure the development of communication plans.
  3. Plan and implement communication activities across different communication channels, and develop communication content and information materials.
  4. Create and maintain content on websites and social media, and develop internal media content.
  5. Advise on public relations, marketing, and communication issues within the scope of his/her responsibilities, and coordinate public relations activities and press releases.
  6. Organize cooperation and ensure the publication of information in the media in Latvia and abroad as necessary.
  7. Analyze media coverage of projects, react accordingly, and provide feedback to project teams.
  8. Prepare answers to questions from media representatives, NGOs, or target groups related to project activities.
  9. Prepare public reports and reports in their area of competence.
  10. Plan and organize events, conferences, and other dissemination and communication activities to achieve the objectives of the project.


  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, public relations, or a related field.
  • At least 1 year of experience in a similar role.
  • Excellent copywriting skills in English and Latvian (C1 level).
  • Proficiency in social media platforms.
  • Strong digital skills.
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills.


  • Experience working on EU-funded projects.
  • Graphic design skills.


  • Salary: EUR 1500.00 to 2100.00 gross, based on experience.
  • Dynamic work in a professional and dedicated team.
  • Health insurance (after probation).
  • Hybrid working model with an office in the center of Riga.
  • Work in an international environment (cooperation with universities such as Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology).
  • Enjoy complimentary access to the RTU gym, Ķīpsala swimming pool, and sauna.

CVs and motivation letters with the note “Senior Communication specialist” please send us in an e-mail till July 21.

Thank you for your interest and please note that we will only contact candidates who are shortlisted for interviews. Please note that applications will be reviewed during the selection process, and the vacancy may be closed before the specified closing date.
We support an inclusive working environment and candidates will be assessed solely on the basis of their achievements, qualifications, competencies.
By applying for the competition, the candidate agrees to the processing of his/her personal data in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation) and storage at the Riga Technical University Human Resources Department. Personal data will not be disclosed to third parties without the candidate’s consent, except in the cases provided for in the laws and regulations in force in the Republic of Latvia.