Job vacancy - Junior Policy Officer
The WVA is looking for a Junior Policy Officer to join the WVA and support the work of the association promoting the veterinary profession around the world.
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: Junior Policy Officer DUTIES/JOB DESCRIPTION: The Junior Policy Officer shall support the WVA staff with the following tasks: • Implementation of WVA projects and action plans. • Preparation of WVA meetings, and global conferences. • Preparations of position papers and news articles. • Management of WVA’s databases. • Management of WVA’s Website and Social media. TYPE OF CONTRACT AND DURATION: Full-time position. LOCATION: WVA Office - Avenue de Tervueren 12, Brussels, Belgium. REQUIREMENTS: The candidate shall have: • A European Union work permit; • A university qualification (a degree in Veterinary Medicine or 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; STARTING PERIOD: September 2021. HOW TO APPLY: A CV and a short motivation letter shall be sent to the WVA secretariat at firstname.lastname@example.org by 1st August 2021.