Strategic Litigation Programme – Brussels
Six month contract; July-December 2017 (that can lead to a permanent contract)
We are looking for an outstanding individual to join our growing communications team as a Communications Officer for our strategic litigation programme. A self-motivated and enthusiastic team player, the Communications Officer will be based in our Brussels office and will work with the Communications Manager, Director and colleagues from across the organisation to make sure our work makes the maximum possible impact. The Communications Officer will be an essential part of our growing communications team. With a passion for communications work and a proven track record in gaining excellent media coverage, the successful individual will get the chance to work closely with national and international media and produce great digital and social media communications.
The successful candidate will be highly organised, efficient and able to handle a number of competing priorities while working to strict deadlines, with excellent written and verbal skills in English and French. You will need a professional and friendly manner and be able to establish good working relationships with the litigation and communications teams, with colleagues throughout the organisation and with journalists. You will be committed to environmental issues.
Salary starting for this role at 2.200EUR per month depending on experience.
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For more information about this vacancy and for instructions on how to apply please visit our website http://www.clientearth.org/opportunities/
Deadline for applications is 19 June 2017.
ClientEarth is a public interest environmental law group founded in 2007. We bring together law, science and policy to create practical solutions to key environmental challenges. You will be joining an organisation of 100-strong staff, including legal experts qualified in more than ten jurisdictions based across offices in London, Brussels and Warsaw and with lawyers in Ghana, Gabon and Congo Brazzaville. Working in partnership with civil society and policy-makers, we are committed to securing the rights of citizens and civil society to participation, information and justice in environmental matters. Our programmes cover democracy, wildlife, oceans, forests, energy, climate change, business and health.
ClientEarth is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.