Job opening: Full Time Project & Communications Manager

Mar 16, 2020

The Club of Rome International Secretariat is looking for a dynamic and highly motivated Communications & Project Manager to manage a series of projects as well as the communications activities of the Club of Rome.

Key Responsibilities

  • Draft press releases, OpEds, articles, policy briefs and other outreach materials such as brochures, conference materials, educational materials, presentations and annual reports, in collaboration with the Program Manager
  • Manage the Club of Rome website and social media channels
  • Create and execute communications and other campaigns
  • Support the organisation of workshops, roundtable discussions, conferences and other events
  • Other tasks as required, including supporting the Co-Presidents in undertaking their work on behalf of the Club

Your profile

  • Master’s degree in Communications, International Affairs, Political Science, Economics, Environmental Sciences or similar
  • Fluent in English; knowledge of another language
  • Experience in social media, digital optimisation, and campaigns
  • 2-3 years’ experience in communications and project management in the field climate and sustainability
  • Knowledge of and belief in guiding vision and objectives of The Club of Rome
  • Profound interest in global issues of relevance to the Club of Rome
  • Excellent organisation and time management skills
  • Good computer literacy
  • Network of journalists and media contacts is a plus

Employment Conditions

  • This is a full-time position under Swiss (40h/week) or Belgian (38h/week) law with an initial 1-year contract and competitive salary
  • We offer a friendly, open-minded, and creative working atmosphere within a small team working in different locations
  • The successful candidate would be based in Winterthur, Switzerland, or Brussels with the possibility of remote working

How to apply

Send the following documents to indicating the post you are applying for:
1. Motivation letter (max. 2 pages) including salary expectations
2. CV
3. Contact details for two referees and your relationship to them

Please submit these documents as one PDF.
Application deadline: Wednesday 15th April 2020 (23.59 CET)
Starting date: Q3 2020
The first round of interviews will be conducted via Skype.

Successful candidates will be invited to a personal interview, either face-to-face or virtually, depending on restrictions in place in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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