The EAZA Executive Office (EEO) is based at Artis Zoo, Amsterdam, with a staff of ten people, plus two others located off-site. The office is responsible for the day to day running of the association with activities divided across two departments: Communications and Membership and Collection Coordination & Conservation.
The Executive Coordinator, Communications and Membership, is responsible for coordination and administration of the application and accreditation procedure for new members, liaison and support for EAZA's committees, and event management support for EAZA's programme of annual and biannual conferences and events. She/he will report directly to the Communications and Membership Manager and will work closely with departmental colleagues that have responsibility for the accreditation of existing members and the EAZA Academy. She/he will also work closely with the chairs of the Membership & Ethics Committee and the Technical Assistance Committee, via the committee liaisons in the Executive Office.
The position of Executive Coordinator is a full-time post working five days a week (38 hours), based at the EAZA Executive Office in Amsterdam. From time to time it will be necessary to work at weekends and outside normal working hours. There is a holiday allowance of 25 days a year and a company pension is available. An initial one year contract is offered, with a permanent contract to follow after a positive appraisal. The salary offered is €25,968 a year.
Interested applicants with the required attributes should send a CV and brief covering letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
All applications received will be acknowledged by a return email.
Application deadline: 12 March 2012
For more information visit the vacancy pages of the EAZA website.