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Reference: 72332

Date Added: 14 August 2019
Closing Date: 19 August 2019

Job Title: Media Coordinator

Working For: UK Green delegation in the European Parliament

Location: Brussels (remote working arrangements may be possible)

Salary: Circa £30,000-£35,000 depending on experience and location

Job Details

An exciting opportunity to help promote the profile of the UK’s Green MEPs

At the European elections in May, the Green Wave that has swept across Europe finally reached the UK. The UK now has seven Green MEPs – representing regions from the South East to the North West of England.

The new, bigger UK Green delegation is seeking a Media Coordinator to help streamline its messaging, and ensure the seven MEPs are communicating effectively to defend democracy, tackle climate chaos, fight inequality and ensure the UK remains in the EU.

You’ll be responsible for liaising between MEP offices to improve the media and social media profile of the whole UK Green delegation. This will require working closely with each MEPs’ own media staff, the Green Party of England and Wales press office, and the Greens/EFA communications team based in the European Parliament.

The successful candidate will be a great writer, with proven experience of using social media for maximum impact. You will thrive in fast-paced environments, be strategic, flexible, quick thinking, decisive and have excellent political antennae. Importantly, you will also have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to manage competing priorities calmly and effectively.

Find the full job description, profile requirements and equal opportunities form here: https://mollymep.org.uk/job-opportunities/

We welcome applications from candidates who may be on a short-term secondment or sabbatical from another role.

We are an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from all suitably qualified individuals regardless of race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, marital status or civil partnership, pregnancy/maternity or gender.

Closing Date: 19 August 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Deadline for applications: Monday 19th August, 11pm

Interview date: Friday 23rd August

Start date: ASAP

Application Details

To apply, please send an email to scott.ainslie@europarl.europa.eu attaching the following documents:

  • Your CV (no longer than two pages)
  • A covering letter (no longer than two pages) explaining why you are interested in this role, including how your skills and experience match the job description and profile requirements

Website: https://www.greens-efa.eu/

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