Communications and Policy Officer

6 months ago

European Urban Knowledge Network (EUKN)

Location
Language
Type
The Hague
English
Full-time
Level
Profession
Deadline
Entry level, Mid-senior level
Editor, Other, Policy advisor
30.11.2021
Location
Language
Type
Level
Profession
Deadline
The Hague
English
Full-time
Entry level, Mid-senior level
Editor, Other, Policy advisor
30.11.2021

About Us

We are a unique strategic knowledge network uniting European national governments to promote sustainable urban development, bridging policy, research and practice.

About the Role

Communication is one of our core services. As a trusted knowledge partner of governments in the field of urban policy, we connect different actors and their stories. As Communications and Policy Officer, you will support all EUKN’s communication activities, amplifying the impact of our services. You will work closely with a small team of (senior) Policy and Project Officers and the EUKN Director, as well as with interns who support daily communications activities.

What You're Gonna Do

In this role you will: – create and edit content for the EUKN website, newsletter and social media channels – provide proofreading and editorial services for print and online – advise, plan and organise on communication activities and events, both online and on site – contribute to the growth of our network with relevant partners in the ‘urban world’ within and outside Europe and manage the EUKN’s CRM.

About You

You are a proactive and creative communication professional, and you thrive in a dynamic and multicultural environment of moving targets. You are open to be inspired and inspire others. You have: – at least three years of relevant experience in communications – a degree in communications, urban studies, European studies, or another field of study related to policy communication and/or (European) urban policymaking – full proficiency in English – a proven track record as a writer and editor (both writing and visual language) – experience in professional social media creation – experience in online and onsite event management and related communication activities – experience with WordPress and Adobe Creative Suite software – experience working autonomously and as part of a team. Assets – proficiency in Dutch and other languages spoken in the EU – a strong interest in the role of cities in society and the interplay between different governmental levels in sustainable urban development – living in the area of The Hague or willing to move to The Hague.

Skills

What We Offer

- a one-year employment contract under Dutch law for 28-36 hours per week, which can be prolonged - benefits - pension plan, 6% end-of-year bonus reimbursement of commuting costs - excellent working conditions in an inspiring working environment and a dynamic international team.

Salary

Salary according to profile and experience

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