SGAC is seeking an ambitious, and highly motivated volunteer to join the Asia-Pacific Regional Team as Regional Communications Manager.
If you are an SGAC member from the Asia-Pacific region who is looking for an opportunity to become more involved in a role that offers challenging, rewarding, and professional skill-building experiences, then apply today!
Deadline for Applications: 25 September 2020
The Regional Communications Manager will work closely with the current PR & Communications Coordinators, Erin Gibbons and Maggie Handler, and report to the Regional Coordinators.
- Creation of contents for social media and newsletter specifically focused on the region
- Contribute to the creation, and ensure implementation of the regional PR and Communications Strategy for the organisation
- Hold coordination meetings with the global PR Team
This is a volunteer position.
Approximate Time Commitment: Estimated at 2-4 hours a week.
Duration of Term: Two Years
- SGAC membership: registration on the SGAC website and below 34 years of age at the time of recruitment
- Ability to work in a fast paced, quick turnaround international environment and meet deadlines without compromising the quality of work
- Strong or competent working knowledge of computer applications and management apps (Google Apps, Microsoft Office Suite, GIMP/Photoshop)
- Excellent written English
- Speedy email response time
- Opportunities to network closely with current, high-level international space sector
- Unequalled leadership opportunity and chance to lead a team from around the globe
- Special opportunities to contribute to SGAC’s briefings to the United Nations and other industry, agency, and academic organisations in the international space sector
- A chance to shape the organisation with respect to SGAC’s short-medium term strategic plans
- Opportunities to lead large teams and head important projects
- Interaction with senior-level leaders in the international space sector
- Working with the next generation of international space sector leaders in the world’s largest youth space network
- Access to relevant space policy materials, documents, magazines, etc.
To apply for this position, please complete our Vacancy Application by 25 September 2020 with the following documents as attachments:
1) Resume (with date of birth) (limit 2 pages)
2) Letter of Intent, detailing your suitability for the role (limit 1 page)
3) List of three past experiences and how they have prepared you for this role
|Applications Open||5 September 2020|
|Application Close||25 September 2020|
|Review of applications||26 September – 5 October 2020|
|Interviews of selected applicants||6 – 10 October 2020|
|Announcement of Results||11 October 2020|