The UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) has been operating since 2012 under the auspices of the UN Secretary-General. SDSN mobilizes global scientific and technological expertise to promote practical solutions for sustainable development, including the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Climate Agreement.
The SDSN Youth is an initiative of the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN). It was launched in 2015 with a mission to empower youth globally to create sustainable development solutions.
At SDSN Youth, we empower young people to take meaningful action on the Sustainable Development Goals. By joining our global team, you will be working with a diverse and exceptional group of individuals with a variety of cultural, religious and political backgrounds, committed to sustainable development.
SDSN Youth has developed a community of +700 Member Organizations worldwide coordinated from the Membership Program team. The Regional/National networks are responsible for the localization of the Membership Program, thus for engaging and working with the Member Organizations.
This role will work closely with team members of the Membership Program to lead the Communications strategy of the program.
Some examples of what you may be involved to:
Please note: As a virtual network, it is IMPORTANT for the Project Officer to communicate effectively with their Project Leader and report back consistently. In a network, which operates across several time zones, reporting and communicating proactively is crucial.
The Networks/Membership Program, Project Officer (Branding/Communications Strategy) will be someone who:
● is organized, driven and can work autonomously,
● has impeccable communication skills,
● is passionate about communication strategy and possesses organizational and problem-solving skills
conference calls, as the network spans 10 different time zones,
Total Weekly Hours:
Training: All Project Officers are required to complete all SDSN Youth online induction courses, including team training.