Job Opening for FEFAC Junior Digital Communications Officer

FEFAC, The European Feed Manufacturers Association, is actively enhancing its communication efforts and is currently looking for a Junior Digital Communication Officer on a part-time, 30-hour-per-week contract basis.

Role Overview

FEFAC is seeking a candidate passionate about digital communications and eager to delve into the compound feed and premix sector. As the Digital Communication Officer, you will collaborate closely with the FEFAC team to spearhead the development and implementation of FEFAC’s Feed Sustainability Charter 2030 related communication initiatives. Your mission is to amplify awareness of our sustainable food and feed system solutions and positions. You are also the key person in the FEFAC responsible for all internal & and external digital communication-related affairs.

Key Responsibilities

  • External communication: Assist with the development of public communication messages & and campaigns to support FEFAC objectives and manage FEFAC social media accounts.
  • Event Management: Coordinate public events, especially FEFAC’s Public Annual Meeting, by working closely with speakers, venues, and sponsors.
  • Graphic and Video Design: Create visually appealing materials for internal and external communication. (Adobe Creative Suite)
  • Website Management: Maintain and improve the experience of the FEFAC website using WordPress CMS.
  • Newsletter Management: Perform quality control checks of newsletter content and upload articles for the digital weekly members’ newsletter.
  • Online Meeting Support: Assist in organizing and facilitating internal and external FEFAC meetings, including managing meeting rooms and uploading agendas, working documents, minutes, and related materials.
  • Digital Management Improvement: Proactively identify opportunities to enhance FEFAC’s digital management processes.
  • Member Communication: Serve as the primary point of contact for FEFAC members regarding digital communication.
  • Sponsor Collaboration: Collaborate with sponsors to align their vision and contributions to FEFAC public events with the goals of the FEFAC Charter.
  • Email Marketing: Creating and sending promotional emails regarding different topics and events (Mailchimp).
  • Language Skills: Strong proficiency in English is essential for editorial responsibilities, and knowledge of other community languages would be an advantage.

FEFAC comprises a compact team of 8 professionals. The role of a Junior Digital Communication Officer involves collaboration with all team members, making strong teamwork skills essential. Joining FEFAC in this role offers a distinctive opportunity to gain comprehensive experience in the daily operations of a European association. An interest in agriculture and/or familiarity with the EU lobbying environment is a valuable asset.

Are you the ideal candidate?

Please send in your application before 16 October 2023 to fefac@fefac.eu with your CV, Cover Letter and Portfolio.

Equal Opportunity

FEFAC is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate based on race, colour, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and are committed to fostering an inclusive workplace where everyone can thrive. We value diversity and look forward to receiving your application.