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Internship Opportunity with the WVA

POSITION TITLE: Communications and Projects Assistant.

 The World Veterinary Association (WVA) is the global voice of the veterinary profession. WVA unites and represents the veterinary profession around the World. 

POSITION TITLE: Communications and Projects Assistant.

DUTIES/JOB DESCRIPTION:  the Communication and Project Assistant shall support the WVA staff with the following tasks:

· Management of WVA’s Website and Facebook page. 

· Preparation process of WVA meetings, and global conferences.

· Management of WVA’s databases.

· Implementation of WVA projects and action plans.   

TYPE OF CONTRACT:   Part time internship contract for 6 months (20 hours per week).  

LOCATION : WVA Office - Avenue de Tervueren 12, Brussels, Belgium.

REQUIREMENTS:  the candidate shall have:  

· A recent university qualification (a degree in Veterinary Medicine or in Communications would be an advantage)

· A very high standard of spoken and written English (French and Spanish language skills would be an advantage);

· Strong communication skills, with a good knowledge of digital communications;

· Computer literate in all main Microsoft Office applications;

· A knowledge of, and experience with, social media platforms.

COMPENSATION:  750€ per month.

HOW TO APPLY:  candidate’s CV and a short motivation letter shall be sent to the WVA secretariat at secretariat@worldvet.org

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  15st October 2017

IMPORTANT NOTIFICATIONS:

·   We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.

·   Where relevant, the selected candidate will be responsible for his/her visa application.