Tel: +44 (0)1273 739 039
Deadline: Wednesday 24th January at noon (UK time)
We consider applications on a rolling basis so we encourage to apply early.
The European Social Network is seeking to appoint a talented and dynamic Communications Officer to join our international team.
He/she will be responsible for disseminating ESN outputs in a range of languages in a role which carries strategic, policy, support and information management responsibilities.
ESN is the European network for senior professionals in public social services, for over 130 national, regional, and local public services organisations from 35 European countries. Supported by the European Commission under the EaSI programme, ESN promotes the development of effective social policy and social care practice through the exchange of knowledge and expertise.
ESN contributes to European policy-making in social, health and education policy to improve people’s life chances through quality public social services, including health, employment and housing. ESN organises both the European Social Services Conference now in its 26th year and the European Commission (EaSi) programme which also comprises smaller events, working groups etc...
The Secretariat is currently in Brighton, UK. The post will be based in Brussels from June 2018.
The role requires a keen eye for branding, marketing and design, the ability to develop and implement communications strategies, and competence in delivering and disseminating creative projects and messaging (through website, e-news, publications, social media and visuals) and supporting workshops, seminars and conferences. You will report to the Chief Executive and work closely with the policy team to produce the deliverables of our annual work programme, and with other colleagues.
The duties of this post are to:
We are looking for someone who has:
£25,000 (Communications Officer) - 30,000 (Senior Communications Officer) depending on experience
Full-time permanent position
Please submit your CV and cover letter (max. three pages in ONE single PDF) describing how you fulfill the job description criteria and providing an example of a product that you designed/helped to design (e.g. a publication) and your specific role in the process to email@example.com.
Applications will be assessed on a rolling basis and may appoint before the submission date, so if you are interested, please apply early!
It is the policy of the European Social Network (ESN) to treat all employees and job applicants fairly and equally regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion, age, disability or trade union.