The Alive Peace project is looking for a ‘Finance Guru’, a ‘Logistics Superstar’ and a ‘Fundraising Magician ‘ to help create a week-long training course taking place 10th - 17th December 2017 in Geneva.
About the Training Course:
The training will include up to 30 participants from around Europe involved in youth and peace work. The aim of the project is to empower youth to make a positive change in society and contribute to a more peaceful world. Alive Peace was born after Euforia’s Imp!act event in Berlin 2016.
Already part of this project team is Tissione Parmar (project holder), Laura Aldrighetti and Agata Stajer.
Young people as agents of change. We wish to empower young people to take action in creating social change within their own personal lives and to unleash their potential.
Everyone is a potential peacebuilder with the power to create meaningful change in the world.
Peace is not only a political process but an experiential one too which needs to be practiced, cultivated and explored on a personal and interpersonal level.
Peace does not need to be a passive, boring or dull process but be deeply fulfilling and alive!
Some previous experience in finance / accounting is preferable with basic IT skills e.g Excel
Keeping organised records of expenses and budget
To be the main finance coordinator of the project
Responsible for some administrative and legal tasks
Help finding accommodation for participants
Looking for suitable training venue
Help with local transport
Event management and logistics
Research into funding possibilities in Europe and Switzerland
Creating a crowdfunding campaign
Help to write applications with help from other members of the team
The possibility to join as a participant of the training (Free food, transport and accommodation during the training).
An opportunity to gain experience with an international peace project and team which plans to expand in the future.
Recommendation letter for future employers
Up to 5 hours per week until December