Job opportunities - EBU is looking for a PARVIS Project Coordinator and a Communications Officer!

13.01.2021

In the framework of its new awareness-raising European project PARVIS, due to start in early 2021, the European Blind Union is looking for two collaborators: a Project Coordinator and a Communications Officer.

EBU is a non-governmental, non-profit making European organisation founded in 1984. It is one of the six regional bodies of the World Blind Union. It protects and promotes the rights of blind and partially sighted people in Europe. It currently operates within a network of national organisations of the visually impaired in 41 European countries.

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

  • Communications Officer - 03rd February
  • Project Coordinator - 21st January.

ANTICIPATED START DATE: As soon as possible.

JOB TITLES:

  • PARVIS Project Coordinator
  • PARVIS Communications Officer

TYPE OF CONTRACT: Part-time (17,5h per week) and fixed term (2 years), French-law.

LOCATION: Paris, France; other arrangements like home-based work are open for discussion.

MOBILITY: up to 2 trips per year to the Netherlands and Sweden.

REPORTING: The PARVIS Project Coordinator and Communications Officer report directly to the EBU Project Officer.

SALARY: see job descriptions.

SUMMARY OF POSITIONS:

Willing to join our organization and help change the lives of millions of blind and partially sighted persons? Send your CV and cover letter in English to ebusecretariat@euroblind.org by the above dates. Applications by persons with disabilities are encouraged. Applicants must have a valid work permit for working in France. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

A written exercise will be carried out for these positions;

  • For the Project Coordinator, the written exercise will be on 23rd January from 10am to 12am. Following this, interviews to take place on the 26th January
  • For the Communications Officer the written exercise will be on the 04th February from 6pm to 8pm. Following this, interviews to provisionally place on the 8th February

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