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Reference: 77935

Date Added: 1 April 2021
Closing Date: 17 April 2021

Job Title: Youth Engagement Manager

Working For: Young European Movement

Location: Flexible. This role can be home based or based at our London

Salary: £22,000

Length of Contract: Full Time - 1 Year contract

Job Details

Role description

Young European Movement UK is recruiting a dedicated, passionate and energetic pro-
European political activist who wants to make their passion and political belief their job in
supporting the communications, administration, funding and membership growth of YEM
UK in the months to come, as well as any other area of operation. The staff member will
have the unique chance to work together hand in hand on a daily basis with the (unpaid)
national board of YEM UK in reviving the pro-European spirit amongst UK youth.
The European Movement UK, YEM UK´s umbrella organisation, will set-up the contract,
manage the payroll and provide HR and IT support (equipment and software licences) as
required, as well as office space when needed.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Right to work in the UK (if not obtained already, it must be obtained quickly)
  • Command of the English language at native level including effective and professional texting skills (any other languages are a plus)
  • Command of MS Office (as well as our other applications Google Drive, Cloud Services, Slack)
  • Basic layouting and website design experience (block-builder system)
  • Experience or natural haptitute in using any of the following platforms is a plus:
  • Wordpress, Nationbuilder, Mailchimp, CiviCRM
  • [desirable] graphic design skills
  • [desirable] video editing skills
  • [desirable] safe-guarding trained (certificate should be already obtained or by the latest so at the end of August 2021)


  • Working with Members and Volunteers
  • Having worked with or managed a team of paid colleagues is considered a plus (this position might have interns and other staff added to its responsibility in the coming months)
  • Communications and Campaigning
  • Experience in at least some of the following, paired with a fast ability to learn:
  • Mailing Campaigns
  • Press Releases
  • Social Media
  • Event Planning
  • Website
  • Video Editing
  • Graphic (or Visual) Design
  • Grant Applications (including executing grant funded applications)
  • [desirable] an understanding of the way other JEF section(s) or YEM UK itself work(s) 

For more information on this role, including information on how to apply please visit https://www.yem.org.uk/vacancies 

Closing Date: 17 April 2021

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will take place the week commencing the 19th April.

We hope that the successful applicant will start in early May.

Application Details

To apply for this position please visit - https://www.yem.org.uk/vacancies and fill in the application form.

Website: https://www.yem.org.uk/

Additional Notes