Board Elections

BYD is reaching out to you for the renewal of the BOARD. We are looking for young dynamic members who are willing to improve their talent within our organisation.
As part of the BOARD you will work with team colleagues in enhancing awareness in politics and diplomacy. You will be part of activities and witness first hand experience.
The positions we offer are the following :
This year we are searching for the following candidates :
3 Event officers:
2 Fundraising officers:
1 Communication officer: 
1 Digital media officer:
1 Secretary-general:
If you are interested in one position, please send an email before the 2 September 2018 at 23h59 to elections@bydiplomacy.com.
Please mention in the title the position you are applying for. As a text you need to write a small paragraph with your motivation.
The elections will take place from 16 September 2018 until 18 september 2018 through electronic voting. Extra info will be send out at the beginning of September.
Stay tuned and looking to hear from you soon,
YOUR BYD TEAM.
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Call for a Communication Officer

Have you ever wanted to be part of a dynamic, international organization? To organize conferences, debates, visits of public institutions, and much more? In that case, Belgian Youth Diplomacy is a perfect fit for you and your talents.

Currently, we are looking for a new Communication Officer to join the team.

Job description:

As a Communication officer, you will be responsible for the overall communication of the organization. Your job will consist in helping to manage the official website (both content  and format), updating the website with new events organized by BYD and partner organizations, writing a feedback after the BYD events and managing written articles of (non-) members.

You will also be responsible for the management of our social media accounts (twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn…). These social media accounts need to be updated on a regular basis with information on BYD, our events as well as our partner’s events.

Your Profile:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, fluency in French or Dutch. Other EU languages is an asset;
  • Flair for communication, branding, marketing and design; in particular you should be able to have an attention for details;
  • Experience in communication is not necessary, but would be seen as an advantage;
  • Great affinity with social media channels like Facebook and Twitter;
  • Higher Education preferred (in progress or graduated) and being passionate about International Relations and Diplomacy;
  • Ability to work under pressure, manage competing priorities and maintain a professional approach.

We offer:

  • A small and dynamic team with complementary profiles;
  • A network of professional contacts;
  • Development of your skills within the field of International Relations, Political Science and Communications.

Note that this is an UNPAID position & NO Internship. The BYD-board consists of volunteers.

To apply:

To apply for this position, please send your CV and motivation Letter (max one page) with “Communications Officer” as subject to secretarygeneral@bydiplomacy.com, and make sure to put president@bydiplomacy.com in CC.

We are recruiting – Call for Fundraiser officer, Event officer and General Secretary

Dear Members,

We need motivated, creative and ambitious people. BYD offers a large networking opportunities, priority in registering for conferences and seminars, and, most important, practicing new skills.

Are you interested in understanding the world that surrounds you? Do you want to understand the political agenda, economics crises or only to know more about European and international policies? Then get involved and become an active member in BYD.

What do we do?

BYD interacts with various fields of politics and as dynamic organisation, BYD organise talks and debates, visits to public and private institutions and meetings with high-level professionals. We not only provide our members with the necessary tools to understand the world that surrounds us, but members are also given the opportunity to collaborate with our partners in various projects. These experiences not only helps to acquire experiences but also brings an added value to your CV. Being part of an organisation also increases your chance to be noticed by employers and your are more likely to be hire for an internship.

If you are not sure about signing up for a particular role, then you are more than welcome to just join BYD as a member.

Feel free to get in touch with us if you have any questions

Do not hesitate and be part of the team!

We offer:

• A small and dynamic team with complementary profiles
• A network of professional contacts
• Development of your skills within the field of International Relations, Political Science and Communications
• Added value in your CV (most employers are likely to hire someone with volunteering work experiences)

Note that this is an UNPAID position & NO Internship.

Download the position descriptions:

Fundraiser

Event Officer

General Secretary

 

Calling all members: BYD is recruiting!

Dear Members,

This year BYD is looking for more exciting projects and wants you to be part of the team. The entire Board is going to be renewed, with plenty of roles to apply for and plenty of opportunities for you to get involved. New positions are being created and we need motivated, creative and curious people. BYD offers networking opportunities, priority in registering for conferences and seminars, and, most importantly, learning through practice and new skills.

Are you interested in understanding the world that surrounds you? Do you want to understand the political agenda, economics crises or to know more about European and international policies and law? Then get involved and become an active member of BYD.

What do we do?

BYD interacts with various fields of politics and as dynamic organisation, BYD organize talks and debates, visits of public and private institutions and high-level meetings with professionals. We not only provide our members with the necessary tools to understand the world that is surrounding us, but we also give them the opportunity to get offers for collaborating with our partners. These experiences not only helps to acquire experiences but also brings an added value to your CV. Being part of an organisation also increases your chance to be noticed by employers and your are more likely to be hire for a internship.

If you are not sure about signing up for a particular role, then you are more than welcome to just join BYD as a member.

Feel free to get in touch with us if you have any questions

Do not hesitate and be part of the team!

We offer:

• A small and dynamic team with complementary profiles
• A network of professional contacts
• Development of your skills within the field of International Relations, Political Science and Communications
• Added value in your CV (most employers are likely to hire you with volunteering work )

Note that this is an UNPAID position & NO Internship.

 

What can I apply to do?

Download the position descriptions:

Fundraiser

Event Officer

Secretary General

 

CALL FOR A COMMUNICATION OFFICER

The Board of Directors of Belgian Youth Diplomacy (BYD) is looking for a new Communication Officer (UNPAID Position & NO Internship) to join the team of Belgian Youth Diplomacy:

Job description:

As a Communication officer, you will be responsible for the overall communication of the organization. More particularly, your job will consist of managing the official website (both content & format); updating the website with new events organized by BYD and partner organizations; writing a short feedback after the BYD events and managing written articles of (non-) members.

You will also be responsible for the management of our social media accounts, requested is an update on a regular basis of the Facebook page and of the Twitter account of BYD with our activities and similar interesting think tank events organized in Brussels or/and around Belgium.

Your Profile:

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, fluency in French
or Dutch. Other EU languages is an asset;

• Flair for communication, branding, marketing and design; in particular you
should be able to have an attention for details;

• Experience in communication is not necessary, but would be seen as an
advantage;

• Ability to work with WordPress and Mailchimp preferred;

• Great affinity with social media channels like Facebook and Twitter;

• Higher Education preferred (in progress or graduated) and being passionate
about International Relations and Diplomacy

• Ability to work under pressure, manage competing priorities and maintain a
professional approach;

• Able to join two times per month board meetings in Brussels.

We offer:

• A small and dynamic team with complementary profiles

• A network of professional contacts

• Development of your skills within the field of International Relations,
Political Science and Communications

• For more information please refer to our website: http://www.bydiplomacy.com

To Apply:

To apply for this position please sent your CV and motivation Letter with “Communications Officer” as subject to president (at) bydiplomacy.com and in cc: secretary (at) bydiplomacy.com

Please note that the deadline for our receipt of applications is the 7th of September 2015.