We are seeking applications to fill vacancies on CIWEM's Early Careers Network steering group, with high calibre early-career professionals who will be able to shape the future of the network.
The Early Careers Network is a community of over 800 professionals and students in the water and environment sector, who are typically in the first five years of their careers. The network provides career support to professionals starting out in the sector and facilitates a platform for professionals to collaborate, share, and develop, alongside other like-minded individuals from CIWEM’s global community.
The network is led by a steering group made up of 15 early-career CIWEM members, who are ambassadors for CIWEM and lead the network’s strategic direction. The steering group combats challenges that face early-career professionals and organises activities including networking events, webinars and workshops, amongst other opportunities to get involved with CIWEM’s activities.
What is required from the steering group
The steering group attends regular meetings, which are currently held online. Successful applicants will be expected to attend the following meetings scheduled for the end of this year and next year:
The role of Chair
We are also recruiting for the role of Chair, who will provide support to the CIWEM executive in running steering group meetings. The Chair will be expected to liaise between the steering group and CIWEM executive, help prepare the agendas for meetings, chair the meetings and work with the CIWEM executive to prioritise meeting actions. Please specify whether you would like to apply for this position in the application form, describing why you are a good fit for the role.
To apply for the steering group, you should:
How to apply
To apply, please fill in the online application form here.
The closing date for applications is Friday 23 September 2022.
If you have any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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