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We are looking for a student assistant events and climate journalism network (m/f/d) for 10-20 hours/week in Berlin, to start immediately.

The non-profit projects Clean Energy Wire CLEW and klimafakten.de support journalists and others interested in climate communication. Initiated by Stiftung Mercator and the European Climate Foundation (ECF), CLEW offers daily news on energy and climate policy, fact sheets and background materials in English. We connect journalists with interview partners, organise workshops, events and study trips for journalists, which provide access to experts and energy transition projects, and maintain a growing network of international journalists.

We are looking for a student to support the event organisation (Media Programmes) and network department, to start at the earliest possible date:

Student support for 10-20 h/week in Berlin.

You will be involved in the implementation and organisation of a wide range of tasks:

  • Communication at all levels – with participants, network members and speakers, the team, hotels or caterers. Verbal and written, digital and personal, planned and spontaneous.

  • Collaboration in the organisation and implementation of online and offline events, internal and external communication about the event as well as its logistical preparation.

  • Maintaining the network of journalists and other CLEW contacts in the CMS (contact management system).

  • Assisting with the supervision and updating of orders and invoices as well as the preparatory activities for the accounting department.

What you should bring:

  • An interest in working in the event and administrative support sector.

  • Interest in and experience with communication and dealing with people.

  • A high degree of motivation and the ability to work in a team.

  • Good written and spoken German and very good knowledge of English.

What we offer:

  • A great team and a pleasant working atmosphere in Berlin-Kreuzberg.

  • An interesting glimpse into the work of journalists and communication professionals.

  • Experience in a worldwide network and in a variety of organisational tasks.

We kindly ask you to refrain from submitting an application photo. We are sure that there are also very good candidates for the position who might not meet all the requirements of the job description. Perhaps you have certain skills that we have missed? If so, please let us know in your cover letter why you are the right person for the job. We welcome applications regardless of sex and gender identity, nationality, ethnic origin, religion or world view, disability and age as well as sexual orientation. We look forward to receiving your application including a cover letter describing how your skills will help us and when you could start.

You can submit an application via this form https://cloud.2050media.eu/apps/forms/s/BNpnNwLwoADo2JAbCcRY6Mdy

If you have any questions, please email us at application(at)cleanenergywire.org or call us at 49 30 62858 497.



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