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Our world view and philosophy makes us unique. Join us in our mission to think differently and provide independent quality information. You will continue to learn and develop your career. 

THINK

Think about policy recommendations on emerging cross-dimensional and regional threats to youth. 

SHAPE

Shape the strategic agenda for governments, industry and academia

INNOVATE

Innovate by exerting influence to promote cross-

 

dimensional dialogue with decision-makers and leading

 

experts on policy for a more sustainable world for youth.

Core Competencies

Agility

Open to change and flexible in a fast paced environment. Effectively adapts own approach to suit changing circumstances or requirements. Reflects on experiences and modifies own behavior. Performance is consistent, even under pressure. Always pursues continuous improvements.

Leading Self and Others

Acts as a positive role model contributing to the team spirit. Collaborates and supports the development of others. For people managers only: Acts as positive leadership role model, motivates, directs and inspires others to succeed, utilizing appropriate leadership styles.

Solution Focused

Evaluates data and courses of action to reach logical, pragmatic decisions. Takes an unbiased, rational approach with calculated risks. Applies innovation and creativity to problem-solving.

Effective Communication

Expresses ideas or facts in a clear, concise and open manner. Communication indicates a consideration for the feelings and needs of others. Actively listens and proactively shares knowledge. Handles conflict effectively, by overcoming differences of opinion and finding common ground.

Partnering

Demonstrates understanding of the impact of own role on all partners and always puts the end beneficiary first. Builds and maintains strong external relationships and is a competent partner for others (if relevant to the role).

Integrity & Inclusion

Treats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and encourages others to do the same. Upholds organizational and ethical norms. Maintains high standards of trustworthiness. Role model for diversity and inclusion.

Results Orientation

Efficiently establishes an appropriate course of action for self and/or others to accomplish a goal. Actions lead to total task accomplishment through concern for quality in all areas. Sees opportunities and takes the initiative to act on them. Understands that responsible use of resources maximizes our impact on our beneficiaries.

Benefits Available

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INTERNATIONAL

Join a diverse and inclusive community from Europe, the Americas and around the globe, which respects all individuals, their preferences, identities and commitments. 

FLAT HIERARCHY

Work in a flat hierarchy organization where the most thoughtful opinion always wins, regardless who voices it. 

FLEXIBLE  WORK

We offer all CYIS Members the opportunity to

 

work remotely wherever they are.

This allows us to maintain our international

 

composition, perspective and reach. 

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CAREER GROWTH

We offer all CYIS Members the opportunity to

 

work remotely wherever they are.

This allows us to maintain our international

 

composition, perspective and reach. 

LEARNING

Join a diverse and inclusive community from Europe, the Americas and around the globe, which respects all individuals, their preferences, identities and commitments. 

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WORK-LIFE BALANCE

Work in a flat hierarchy organization where the most thoughtful opinion always wins, regardless who voices it. 

Our Commitments

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DEI

Join a diverse and inclusive community from Europe, the Americas and around the globe, which respects all individuals, their preferences, identities and commitments. 

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SUSTAINABILITY

Work in a flat hierarchy organization where the most thoughtful opinion always wins, regardless who voices it. 

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SOCIAL IMPACT

We offer all CYIS Members the opportunity to

 

work remotely wherever they are.

This allows us to maintain our international

 

composition, perspective and reach. 

Vacancies Available

Development Senior Fellow

Deadline: 2 June 2024 (23:59 CET)

Development Senior Fellow

Summary:

  • Manages research in development, producing impactful insights and fostering dialogue for societal development and youth engagement.

Deadline: 2 June 2024 (23:59 CET)

Key Skills:

  • Advanced research skills in development studies

  • ⁠Project management expertise in developmental projects

  • ⁠Strategic policy development

  • ⁠Ability to engage with international development communities

  • ⁠Strong record of publications and presentations

Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Development Studies, International Relations, or related field as a minimum, PhD is a plus.

Partnership Assistant

Deadline: 2 June 2024 (23:59 CET)

Partnership Assistant

Summary:

  • Identify and evaluate potential partners that align with the company’s strategic goals and values. Manage and deepen existing partner relationships to ensure they are productive and mutually beneficial.

Deadline: 2 June 2024 (23:59 CET)

Key Skills:

  • Strong negotiation and relationship management skills.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Strategic thinker with an analytical mind and strong problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing, or a related field. Experience in partnership management, business development, or a similar role is a plus.

Events Assistant

Deadline: 2 June 2024 (23:59 CET)

Events Assistant

Summary:

  • Orchestrates all facets of event/project management, including fundraising, sponsor relationships, and stakeholder engagement, to align with CYIS’s goals.

Deadline: 2 June 2024 (23:59 CET)

Key Skills:

  • Comprehensive event management and planning

  • ⁠Project management expertise

  • ⁠Effective fundraising strategies

  • ⁠Sponsor acquisition techniques

  • ⁠Excellent stakeholder management with partners and speakers

  • ⁠Logistical coordination and attention to detail

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Event Management, Business, or relevant experience in the field

Communication Assistant

Deadline: 2 June 2024 (23:59 CET)

Communication Assistant

Summary:

  • Enhances CYIS's outreach with exceptional design, branding, and UX/UI skills, employing creative strategies and digital tools to communicate our mission effectively.

Deadline: 2 June 2024 (23:59 CET)

Key Skills:

  • Advanced design skills

  • ⁠Expertise in UX/UI principles

  • ⁠Strong branding abilities

  • ⁠Proficiency in digital communication tools

  • ⁠Creative content creation

  • ⁠⁠Strategic communication planning

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Communication, Design, or related field or relevant experience in the field

Financial Assistant

Deadline: 2 June 2024 (23:59 CET)

Financial Assistant

Summary:

  • Assisting in sophisticated budgeting, financial planning, and grant writing, ensuring the financial stability of CYIS through detailed analysis and effective use of financial tools.

Deadline: 2 June 2024 (23:59 CET)

Key Skills:

  • Expertise in grant writing

  • ⁠Advanced budgeting techniques

  • ⁠Financial planning and analysis

  • ⁠Proficiency in financial software and tools

  • ⁠Strong analytical skills and attention to financial detail

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Finance, Economics, or related field or relevant experience

Programmes

Visiting Fellowship Programme

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Visiting Fellowship Programme

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Internship Programme

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Internship Programme

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Networking

CYIS Full Members benefit from regular networking events to expand partnerships and form communities of interests on emerging threats to youth

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