Policy Process Lead (m/f/d) and Team Members (m/f/d)

Volt aims to become the foremost pan-European movement showing a way forward for European politics, guided by its core values of participation, equality, transparency, inclusiveness and evidence-based decision-making. The Policy Process is the tool Volt uses to attract the brightest & most passionate to design the future. Through this process, we develop and vote on the policies that integrate the MoP and Policy Portfolio.

About the position

You will be primarily responsible for managing the newly established European policy process. Through the policy cycle, we develop policies that will be voted on at the Policy Summit to strengthen our European Policy Portfolio. Additionally, you co-develop the process for creating our next European elections programme. Those responsibilities demand close communication with policy initiators, theme facilitators, and the rest of the EUR policy team.


Must have:

  • Strong organisational competence and an eye for details
  • A team-player mentality and good communication skills
  • Availability for regular communication with members & policy team

Optional (but preferred):

  • Experience in policy development
  • Experience in process management

This is a volunteer position with an expected workload of 10-15 hours per week.

We value and encourage diversity and therefore welcome all applications - regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion/belief, disability, age and sexual ideology, age, sexual orientation and identity.

How to apply

Please send an email to justus.laubsch@volteuropa.org presenting yourself as a candidate together with a CV that should show clearly your skills, professional experience and academic background. 

Additionally, you should include a brief motivation letter that describes why you are interested in joining the European Policy Team and why you believe you are a suitable candidate for this position.

If shortlisted, you will be contacted to have two interviews with the Editorial Review Lead and the European Policy Leads.

In case of any questions please feel free to reach out to us at justus.laubsch@volteuropa.org