|Venue:||Rue de l’industrie 10 1000 Brussels|
|Deadline for applications (CET):||11/06/2021 23:59 (CET)|
|Job vacancy description:||Young Europeans make up around 25% of its population. The European Youth Forum is the voice of young people across Europe. We represent over 6000 youth organisations – big and small – via our 108 full members. This network reaches over 40 million young people every year.
We run one of the largest youth-democratic processes on earth to elect our Board, key bodies and to define our positions. We advocate at the highest level for a better deal for young people. We drive youth participation and strive to support our youth organisations.
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In the current political and social climate young people are powerful catalysts. We are a key part of solving Europe’s challenges.
The European Youth Forum is looking for a new Communications and External Affairs Director. The Director is part of the senior leadership team and reports to the Secretary General.
The Director will play an integral role in the development of the European Youth Forum. The External Affairs Directors co-supervise and co-manage the work of around 20 colleagues. They are jointly responsible for all external output of the Forum: advocacy, media, communications, campaigns and events.
We have recently restructured and are looking for a communications lead that also has strong horizontal skills, including a working knowledge of the EU / Brussels.
Co-lead and co-manage the external affairs team of ~20 staff with the other Director
PROFILE OF THE CANDIDATE
Qualification & Experience
At least 5 years experience in people management
The candidate should be able to demonstrate most of the following:
Ability to inspire, motivate, supervise and guide people
TERMS OF THE CONTRACT
The contract is for an open-ended duration and full time (35 hours per week). The gross monthly salary according to the Collective Bargaining Agreement is 4,663 euros.
A relocation package, hospitalisation insurance and other benefits are available. Travel expenses within the Brussels region are covered by the European Youth Forum.
Candidates for this position should be willing to travel and work flexible hours including significant work at weekends/evenings due to our volunteer structure. This position being based in Brussels, candidates should be willing to relocate or live in the surrounding area.
To submit your application for this vacancy, please use the European Youth Forum online recruitment system: http://recruitment.youthforum.org. Closing date is June 11 2021.
How to apply with the online application system?
Interviews for this vacancy will be held mid-June and the successful candidate will be expected to start in August for a handover.
Due to the high number of applications usually received for European Youth Forum vacancies, only candidates short-listed for interviews will be contacted. All
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