Brussels│ Full-time │Contract Agent │Post available as of April 2022
Come and RENEW EUROPE with us!
We are Renew Europe and we take pride in being the pro-European political group in the
European Parliament, fighting for your freedoms and civil rights while securing economic
growth and jobs. We are the third largest political group within the Parliament and currently
have 101 Members of European Parliament (MEPs) from 23 EU Member States in our ranks.
Our team at Renew Europe Group's secretariat reflects this diversity and consists of some 140 members of staff. Our goals are simple: to support and promote the work of our Members; to strengthen and increase our group’s reach as we look towards the 2024 European elections.
We are looking for a dynamic and highly motivated individual - who shares our group's values and vision - to join our talented and multilingual team. While previous work experience from the European institutions or Europe’s national administrations is always advantageous, we equally value other international experience and a can-do attitude. We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits, and can guarantee an exciting work environment!
THE ROLE: As Social Media Officer / Content Creator, you will have a solid understanding of how various social media channels work and the ability to optimize content to ensure that it is engaging. You will represent the interests of the Renew Europe Group, be a team player in our Communication Unit, and collaborate with our MEPs, Group and EP staff.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING
Creating and administering content on all our social media platforms, such as Facebook,
Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn as well as others.
Creating engaging visual content for social media and work in collaboration with graphic
designers within the team, and with external partners when needed.
Executing our social media strategy through competitive research, platform
determination, benchmarking, messaging and audience identification.
Developing our brand identity, awareness and online reputation
Optimizing Renew Europe’s pages within each social media platform.
Monitoring site metrics, KPIs, social metrics; analysing data.
Continuously improving our practices by capturing and analysing appropriate social
data/metrics, insights and best practices, and then acting on the information.
Collaborating with other units/departments to manage content, identify key players and
coordinate social media campaigns.
Travelling to Strasbourg as well as to other European locations.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL
A diploma or other relevant professional qualifications.
At least three years of full-time work experience in social media.
Excellent writing, presentation, communication and consulting skills.
Knowledge of social analytics and graphic design tools.
Strong community management skills.
A positive attitude, attention to detail, ability to multitask, organise work and meet deadlines.
Drive, resilience and willingness to try new ideas.
Fluency in French and English; knowledge of other EU languages is an advantage.
A good understanding of European institutions and EU politics.
Political skills & instincts and affinity with Renew Europe’s values and political priorities.
Flexibility, adaptability to varying workloads, a willingness to work irregular hours as well as an ability to work well in a team in an international environment.
Under article 12, (2) of the Conditions of Employment of Other Servants (CEOS) of the European Communities you must also: be a national of a Member State of the European Union and entitled to your full rights as citizen; have fulfilled any obligations imposed by the laws concerning military service; produce the appropriate references/certificates for performance of the duties.
If this role describes you and you are keen to come Renew Europe with us, then please apply
for this position by sending us your CV and letter of motivation (in French or English) as a single PDF attachment. Please include into your application a description of a significant social media project with which you have worked on in the past as well as the name and contact details (including organisation & role) of at least one professional referee.
Please send your application to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and title your
email as “Application for Social Media Officer / Content Creator”.
The deadline for applications for this post closes on 9 February 2022 at midnight.
Equal opportunities: The Renew Europe Group maintains an equal opportunities policy.
Data protection: Any personal data generated in connection with this recruitment procedure shall be processed pursuant to Regulation (EU) 2018/1725 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October 2018 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data by Union institutions and bodies, offices and agencies, and on the free movement of such data. Any personal data shall be processed only for the purpose and in the framework of the present recruitment procedure