HelpAge International is looking for an entry level Advocacy and Communications Assistant, someone looking to build a career in policy, advocacy or campaigning on global issues. The position holder will support HelpAge International’s Ageing agenda in the Europe region and will possess knowledge and understanding of European institutions and governments.
The location of this post is flexible. The postholder may be located anywhere in Europe where they have the legal right to work & live.
HelpAge International is entering into an exciting phase of its evolution as we fundamentally transform what we do, how we do it and how we are organised. Driven by our commitment to the localization agenda, we are evolving the way we partner and deliver value at the country and local level. In the coming 3 years, we will localize our country offices and programmes, and develop new and diverse forms of partnerships globally.
At HelpAge International we work hard to achieve our goals together as a team with a clear shared purpose. Our values inform how we work together:
Inclusive: We respect people, value diversity and are committed to equality.
Impact: We value and recognise the contribution of our staff and network members, as we put older people at the center of everything we do.
Partners: We work alongside network members and others to increase reach, influence and impact. We are committed to a culture of collaboration and building positive relationships.
Learning: We are passionate about learning, accountable and work together to find creative solutions.
Everyone who works at HelpAge share our values and are committed to behaviors that demonstrate and support them.
This role will support HelpAge International’s engagement with Network members in Europe and support the development and delivery of advocacy plans to raise HelpAge’s profile and influence with European Institutions and in key countries.
Under the supervision and guidance of the Regional Representative for Europe, you will:
This is an entry level position that would suit someone looking to build a career in policy, advocacy or campaigning on global issues.
You will be someone with:
Everyone has a role in creating and sustaining a safe and respectful working environment, where no one comes to any harm or is maltreated. At HelpAge we take our responsibilities very seriously and will take action against wrongdoing. We will do everything we can to ensure that we do not engage people that pose a safeguarding risk and will undertake criminal record checks as required.
HelpAge International is committed to creating an inclusive working environment, promoting and providing equal opportunities and respecting diversity in employment. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified individuals regardless of their age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.
To be considered, please read the job description to find out more information and then send your application before the closing date.
Closing date: Tuesday February 3, 2023 at 24:00 (GMT+1)
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