EFA - European Federation of Allergy and Airways Diseases Patients’ Associations is looking for a full time (38h/week) Events and Programme Officer to start as soon as possible.
Is your passion for bringing people together in events with excellent participant experience?
EFA is a vibrant alliance of European patients’ organisations representing people with allergy, asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) at the European level. EFA is dedicated to making Europe a place where people living with these diseases have access to the best quality care, live uncompromised lives in a safe environment, and are actively involved in all decisions influencing their health. We have a diverse programme of projects, policy campaigns, report launch, interest group, coalitions and partnerships and membership events and we want to work across our teams with you for an engaging and professional experience.
The EFA Events and Programme Officer will assist with organising and delivering EFA projects and events, such as conferences, workshops, webinars, EU policy meetings, membership meetings, world awareness days, and participation in seminars scientific congresses. The Events and Programme Officer will report to EFA Programme Manager. From a patient perspective, they will work closely with other team members on a wide range of topics, including healthcare, environment, and research.
The Events and Programme Officer will initially receive a 1-year Belgium standard contract, including benefits; 13th month/bonus, lunch vouchers, monthly public transport pass for Brussels, pension scheme, hospitalisation insurance, and a competitive salary based on the candidate’s experience. Extra time due to travel or busy periods will be compensated by equivalent time off.
Please apply by sending an e-mail with the subject line “EFA Events and Programme Officer” including your CV and a cover letter as a single pdf document, to: firstname.lastname@example.org by 6 December 2021.
Successful pre-screening candidates will be invited for an interview in the week of 13 December. Please find more information on www.efanet.org and follow us on social media. We look forward to receiving your application.
Please note that due to a large number of applications, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.