Training and Events Manager

European Citizen Action Service
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Jan 05

Position description

The successful candidate will coordinate the implementation of ECAS’ training and events’ agenda in its EU RIGHTS and EUROPEAN DEMOCRACY focus areas and its promotion during the European Year of Skills (2023).

ECAS’ events target diverse audiences, such as civil society organisations, public authorities, decision makers, experts, citizens etc.

ECAS’ training activities take place both online and in the form of offline events in Brussels and in the EU Member States.

ECAS’ Training and Events’ Manager should have an excellent understanding of the European Values, European citizenship issues and an ambition to ensure diversity and inclusion of underrepresented groups in ECAS’ activities.

Commitment to ECAS’ mission and values is a must.


Reporting to the Director of ECAS and working in close collaboration with ECAS’ team members, the

Candidate will:

  • Support the implementation of ECAS’ training and events’ agenda.
  • Coordinate ECAS’ training and awareness raising events.
  • Consolidate and digitalise ECAS’ training experience and expertise.
  • Design new training modules.
  • Recruit training and events’ participants.
  • Develop and manage ECAS’ online courses.
  • Promote ECAS’ Training Center through a tailor-made campaign during the European Year of Skills.


  • University or Master’s Degree in Law, International Relations, Political Science, European Studies or any other relevant field.
  • At least 5 years of professional experience in training and/or events’ organisation.
  • Excellent knowledge of the EU decision-making process.
  • Excellent knowledge of European Values, European citizenship, EU Rights and European Democracy – related issues.
  • Experience in training management and delivery, including KPIs -related reporting.
  • Experience in designing/managing online courses.
  • Public speaking experience.

Skills Required

  • English language proficiency - written and oral.
  • Events’ management skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Friendly, social, proactive.
  • Innovative and result-orientated.
  • Team worker but capable of performing tasks independently.
  • Capable to working under pressure and observing strict deadlines.
  • Capable of multitasking.

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