Call for Applications - Communications and Engagement Officer
Published: 26 August 2016
Inclusion Europe seeks a Communications and Engagement Officer to raise public awareness of the issues relevant to people with intellectual disability and their families. You will also mobilise, engage and coordinate communication with Inclusion Europe’s international networks of self-advocates, family members, professionals, policy makers and other stakeholders.
This role is responsible for effectively planning and implementing all communication activities of Inclusion Europe. The successful candidate will collate, maintain and disseminate relevant information at national and European levels and create the necessary systems for achieving this. The ability to produce accurate, persuasive and accessible information efficiently is required.
The Communications Officer will develop and implement a strategic approach to increase our networking capacities, motivate the growth of our formal membership at national and local levels and coordinate the engagement of members in our organization’s activities. You will also be responsible for the management and delivery of projects that focus on the dissemination of information or on accessible communication and services.
The secretariat is based in Brussels but may require some European travel. You must have the right to work in Belgium and possess excellent English editing and proofreading skills. Experience in the disability field is considered a strong advantage. The position is full-time with a Belgian employment contract that includes payment for a 13th month. The monthly remuneration is up to €2806, depending on experience.
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