Outriders is looking for a Community Organiser & Events Producer!

Alicja Peszkowska
Apr 12, 2019 · 3 min read

Who are Outriders?

At Outriders, we believe in strengthening the power of journalism to explain the complexities of the world. Our organisation supports journalism globally through a variety of projects: outride.rs (our online magazine), Outriders Studio (using our know-how to build custom projects with our partners), Outriders Network (an international knowledge sharing platform for journalists), and Wachlarz (a grass-roots community of travellers and reporters).

Whom are we looking for?

Almost all of our projects include events’ organising on a smaller (Outriders meetups) and larger (Outriders Summit, Wachlarz) scale, in Poland and abroad. We are currently seeking for an experienced and well-organised team member to support our two quickly growing projects — Outriders Network and Outriders Studio.

HIGH LEVEL:

  • Proven experience in events production incl. Logistics and technicalities
  • Proven project management experience incl. managing remote & diverse teams
  • Budget management
  • Strategic thinking (how to scale things and create efficient processes)
  • You are well-travelled (so that you can book flights/ hotels/ check stuff on Google Maps etc.)
  • You are proactive and solutions-oriented, we won’t always be ready to discuss all the options before you make a decision
  • You are not afraid of budgets and spreadsheets, on the contrary — you like things being clear and organised
  • You know how to facilitate the efforts of a team of peers effectively.
  • If needed, you won’t take “no” for an answer
  • You can be diplomatic and have overall outstanding communications and negotiations skills

What are we offering?

A full-time contract for a year with a growing, international journalism organization and the support of a creative and dynamic team. We would like you to be based in Warsaw and ready to travel if needed.

How to apply?

Send your

  • A short portfolio of three projects you worked on where you needed to manage a project/organise an event/ be highly agile in your work
  • A brief motivational letter where you explain why would you like to join our team, what you expect to excel in and what do you think will result challenging for you

Looking forward to hearing from you!

Outriders

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