Tech co-lead (female/diverse)

> You will be in charge of developing a centralized IT infrastructure (35% of time spent).
>You will be responsible for implementing a sustainability plan and building up Volt’s team capacity (30% of time spent).
>You will coordinate with national Tech leads to align and solve any arising matters (35% of time spent).

Purpose of the Tech team: The Tech team supports the development and maintenance of our general IT infrastructure in close coordination with national teams. Through this, the overall strategic objectives of our movement are translated into concrete action.

Purpose of the position: The Tech co-leads are responsible for building and managing the European Tech team. This role entails auditing the performance and security of core systems as well as providing tech-related requirements. Additionally, the co-leads coordinate with national teams, advance the development of our systems landscape and provide assistance to our members for tech-related issues. 

Benefits & advantages: You are working with highly motivated people from various backgrounds. You are encouraged to take the initiative and adopt responsibility from day one. Moreover, you are a crucial player in bringing Volt Europa forward and contribute to the growth of the party.  

What we are looking for   

Experience & Skills: 

  • English language fluency (written and spoken)
  • Working experience in IT & knowledge of technical management, information analysis and computer hardware/software systems
  • Expertise in data centre management and data governance
  • Communication skills
  • Problem solving aptitude
  • Leadership skills
  • Project management experience (optional)
  • Volt experience (optional)

Volt Europa has resolved to have all its teams be led by gender-balanced co-leads. This vacancy is for the female/diverse co-lead position.
Reporting to: General Secretary Office

Working together with: José Abellan, Derhen Coulomb (Tech co-leads) and many motivated volunteers 

Hours: approx. 10-15 hrs per week, flexible schedule 

Location: no particular location is required

Application:
Please send an email to Reinier van Lanschot (reinier.van.lanschot@volteuropa.org), Thor Larholm (thor.larholm@volteuropa.org) and the General Secretary Office (generalsecretary@volteuropa.org) by 30 April 2022 with your CV and motivation letter (maximum one page).

Contact details: 

Would you like further information regarding this role? Please send an email to José Abellan (jose.abellan@volteuropa.org) and Derhen Coulomb (derhen.coulomb@volteuropa.org).