The European Federation of National Engineering Associations - FEANI is a federation of professional engineers that unites all the national engineering associations from 33 European countries. FEANI represents the interests of over 6 million professional engineers in Europe, while striving for a single voice for the engineering profession in Europe and wants to affirm and develop the professional identity of engineers.
Due to the expanded workload of the Secretary General, the position of Assistant to the Secretary General is vacant as from 1 April 2019 onwards. FEANI seeks to employ a highly motivated, dynamic and results-driven person, ideally with some prior professional clerical experience.
The position requires the ability to understand complex business and political issues combined with strategic thinking and highly-developed networking, association management and communications skills. Experience in the administration of EU-funded projects is definitely an asset.
Tasks of the Assistant to the Secretary General
The Assistant to the Secretary General will be responsible for the day-to-day business and administrative tasks in accordance with the instructions of the Secretary General.
Day-to-day business includes in particular:
The requirements of the applicant
As Assistant to the Secretary General we wish to appoint a candidate with above-average motivation and commitment, who is interested in a longer-term cooperation. We regard the ability to work individually, in a confident and convincing manner as well as with negotiating power and diplomatic skills, as a major prerequisite.
As an applicant you should satisfy the following:
Contract: full time, limited contract of 1 year to start with, extension possible.
Date of assignment: no later than 1 April 2019
Salary: Competitive package (incl. lunch vouchers, GSM, travel indemnities and -insurance) according to experience and qualifications)
Please attach your CV, a current photograph and a motivation letter (max 1 page), all in a single pdf file in English.