The Communications and Media Officer will be responsible for ensuring a high profile for the organisation and current issues for LGBTI people with key European stakeholders and for developing content about ILGA-Europe’s work and strategic issues for the European LGBTI movement. The post holder will, among other tasks, ensure ILGA-Europe has strong day-to-day working relationships with key media outlets working on European affairs (in Brussels and at national level) as well as with more specialised LGBTI media; lead in organising profiling activities to enhance the visibility of ILGA-Europe with European-level media and institutional stakeholders; respond to press enquiries and draft press releases; contribute to expanding ILGA-Europe’s social media profile; develop materials to strengthen the capacity of national LGBTI organisations on strategic communication and to support journalists to work on LGBTI issues.
This is a one-year full-time position. Renewal will be subject to continued funding for the post. Salary scale: from €45,694.72—€50,967.18 (gross salary), starting at the beginning of the scale. The organisation has a generous remuneration package, including contributing to local transportation costs, luncheon vouchers, hospitalisation insurance, a pension scheme for employees and ‘family friendly’ policies. Relocation support to Brussels will be given where appropriate.
Closing date for receipt of applications: Monday 19 August 2019 (17:00 CET). Please submit a signed electronic version by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Application package available at: https://www.ilga-europe.org/jobs/communications-and-media-officer.