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Open Vacancies at Volt Belgium

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Functional leads

For more information about the functional teams, check out this page.

Working as functional lead

What does it entail?

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General job description

  • Setting up and executing projects within your functional domain
  • Creating a strategy in line with Volt Belgium's vision
  • Growing and leading a team to execute these projects and strategy
  • Collaborating with other Belgian functional teams, the board, and the European functional team

In practice: the day to day

  • Regular calls: be it group calls with your team, be it one to one calls with your team members or a board member.
  • Organizing: making sure your team is active and working smoothly, setting up an event related to your functional domain (a group call, or a bigger event), or actually executing work related to your functional domain
  • Contact person: members and staff members are able to reach you regarding your functional domain.
  • Being supported: you will have regular contact with a dedicated board member regarding your functional domain to which you can ask questions and relay problems/frustrations you might have. They will support you in any way possible, be it with resources or by being the voice of your functional domain within the board.

Requirements and expectations

  • You are proactive and well-organized
  • You have communication skills
  • You speak English and preferably at least one of the national languages
  • You are able to navigate our digital environments or are willing to learn
  • You are willing to make a long-term commitment (at least one year)
  • You are available and willing to make a time commitment for about 8-10 hours per week.

Why should you join?

  • You will be part of a young upcoming political movement;
  • You will learn a lot about political and professional communication;
  • You’ll join an amazing team of volunteers that are passionate about Volt.

Questions? Want to apply?

Do not hesitate to send us an email at secgen@voltbelgium.org or board@voltbelgium.org for more information, or to send in your application.

Vacancies per functional team

1 Policy Lead (f/d)

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1 open: 1 female

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Coordination and recruitment of policy facilitators for the different policy groups and if needed facilitate policy groups
  • Activating and setting up inactive/non-existing policy groups
  • Organising policy events online and offline
  • Communication of the policies to our members and the public
  • Ensuring the delivery of the proper documents when requested by the executive board or the General Assembly
  • Working together with the two current policy co-leads

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2 Communications Lead (m/f/d)

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2 open: 1 male/diverse, 1 female/diverse

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Managing the communications channels of Volt Belgium: the internal channels where the leadership team communicates with its members and the external channels with which the party communicates to the outside world.
  • Keeping the Volt Belgium social media up to date and ensuring that any publications on there are in line with the Volt values.
  • Developing a short term and long term communications strategy for internal and external channels.
  • Build and manage contact with the press in Belgium as well as writing/editing press releases.

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1 Community lead (f/d)

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1 open: female/diverse

Tasks and responsibilities

  • To be filled in

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2 Events Leads (m/f/d)

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2 open: 1 male/diverse and 1 female/diverse

Tasks and responsibilities

  • To be filled in

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More vacancies

Social Media Coordinator

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1 open position

What are we looking for?

  • Someone passionate about writing and editing;
  • Knowledge of social media and how to reach an audience;
  • Ability to speak and write at least English and one of the following languages: Dutch, French or German.

What will you do?

  • Create appealing posts for multiple social media platforms;
  • Interact with our audience online and build out an online community;
  • Helping out local teams and candidates with building out their social media presence.

Why should you join?

  • You will be part of a young upcoming political movement;
  • You will learn a lot about political and professional communication;
  • You’ll join an amazing team of volunteers that are passionate about Volt.

Want more information?

Public Relations Coordinator

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1 open position

What are we looking for?

  • Someone with excellent communications skills, both written as oral;
  • Proficiency in public speaking and networking;
  • Professional and mature attitude.

What will you do?

  • Develop and maintain relationships with traditional media;
  • Prepare content for press releases and interviews;
  • Connect Volt Belgium with interested individuals, organizations and businesses.

Why should you join?

  • You will be part of a young upcoming political movement;
  • You will learn a lot about managing political communication and traditional media;
  • You’ll join an amazing team of volunteers that are passionate about Volt.

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Website Coordinator

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1 open

What are we looking for?

  • Someone enthusiastic and organized;
  • Clear and strong communication skills, both written and oral;
  • Ability to speak and write at least English and one of the following languages: Dutch, French or German.

Why should you join?

  • You will be part of a young upcoming political movement;
  • You will learn a lot about political and professional communication;
  • You’ll join an amazing team of volunteers that are passionate about Volt.

Want more information?

Tech Lead

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1 open

Why should you join?

  • You will be part of a young upcoming political movement;
  • You will learn a lot about political and professional communication;
  • You’ll join an amazing team of volunteers that are passionate about Volt.

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Data Analytics Coordinator

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1 open

Why should you join?

  • You will be part of a young upcoming political movement;
  • You will learn a lot about political and professional communication;
  • You’ll join an amazing team of volunteers that are passionate about Volt.

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