The Association of European Cancer Leagues (ECL) provides a unique platform as the only organisation with the mission of uniting, at the European level, national and regional cancer leagues to achieve a cancer-free Europe. To learn more about ECL, please visit our website: www.cancer.eu.
About the role
ECL is seeking a dynamic, efficient and enthusiastic professional to join our tight-knit team in Brussels. The successful candidate will have the exciting and challenging task of managing ECL’s ‘Youth Ambassadors for the European Code against Cancer’ programme and supporting the coordination of ECL's working groups.
The position is available for a period of 6 months with the possibility of extension by a further 6 months. The post is full-time (38hr/week) and is offered in accordance with Belgian national legislation: 812,90€/monthly allowance plus standard workplace benefits.
This is an entry-level position targeted towards recent graduates. The position provides horizontal support to the ECL secretariat and is supervised by the Cancer Prevention Manager.
All applicants must be qualified, eligible, and able to work in Belgium without requiring a work visa. We are, unfortunately, not able to provide financial assistance to relocate to Brussels.
What will you do?
Community-building – manage the Youth Ambassadors programme ensuring that Youth Ambassadors are updated on activities and opportunities and reporting on individual and joint activities, lead joint campaigns to recognise World Cancer Day and the European Week Against Cancer and coordinate periodic meetings and conference calls to monitor the progress of the programme.
WG coordination - contribute to the implementation of the action plans of ECL's working groups, ensuring members are up to date and engaged with the activities of the groups.
Event management - support the ECL Secretariat with the organisation and management of (physical/virtual) meetings as well as the preparation of materials and reports for other engagement activities.
Who are we looking for?
What do we offer?
Applicants should send an email to the ECL secretariat - [email protected] - with the following subject line: “ECL Internship: [YOUR NAME]”. Please include the following two files as attachments (do not include any other attachments):
Please note: applications that do not follow these instructions will be disregarded.
Deadline: Friday 4 December 2020
Interviews will take place via teleconference with shortlisted candidates shortly after the deadline. The interview will be followed by a written test on the same day.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Due to the high volume of applications anticipated, we are unable to provide individual feedback.
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