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Empowering Our Communities To Redesign
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Creating Local Jobs
& Recovering Resources

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Optimising Waste Collection for Quality Recycling
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Returning Organic Material to Our Soils

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Advocating for a Zero Waste Future

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Supporting Local Groups to Drive Change

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Closing the Loop of Materials,
Phasing Out Toxics & Emissions

Job Vacancies

Zero Waste Europe is seeking volunteer support with content creation & storytelling

Content creation is key to our mission and projects. We are currently launching a new communication strategy addressing new target groups (and consolidating others) and are currently gearing up to create a powerful media team. Anchoring stories across the web is key to building exposure and increasing our visibility to our specific target groups. This is the central mission of this position.

Profile & Role Details:

You are a native English speaker or have excellent proficiency in English for business and journalism. You aim at a career as a journalist or communication professional. You write quickly and with style. You are creative and know how to story tell to get attention. You understand how to work with attention metrics.

In direct contact with our Executive Director and communications team, you will support our various projects with content production and publishing:

  • Starting from any form of content we generate (such as events, internal briefings, interviews, lunch discussions or even a quick coffee break chat), you will produce and publish stories and posts on social media, Medium and other relevant content outlets that we use.
  • You will seek attractive angles and brainstorm headlines that can get the spotlight to relevant target groups
  • Your key Performance indicators will be:
    • The number of relevant stories you publish per week
    • The traffic they generate
    • Your ability to blend into the day-to-day activities of the company. You will need to be creative and proactive to get things done, although you will receive the support required to be successful in that position.

You care about the planet, have the achiever profile and are able to help us bring our media production capabilities to the next level. You are able to work in the startup environment, you enjoy working in international contexts. Your location does not matter as much as your commitment to our project. We have offices in Brussels, Manchester and have a partner office in Barcelona as well.

Sounds interesting?

Please drop a line to jobs@zerowasteeurope.eu with your background information.