A not-for-profit membership-based association, the Microinsurance Network (asbl) is driven by its vision of a world where people of all income levels are more resilient and less vulnerable to daily and catastrophic risks through improved access to effective risk management tools. Low-income consumers lie at the heart of our mission. With members in more than 50 countries, we work with a broad range of stakeholders to prioritise the needs, interests and well-being of our ultimate beneficiaries.
Our mission is to promote effective insurance for low-income people by encouraging shared learning and facilitating knowledge generation, through publications and events organised around the world. For more information, please see our website.
We are currently recruiting a Knowledge Manager whose core role will be to provide subject matter expertise on microinsurance to support the development of written content and event agendas. In addition to these core responsibilities, the successful candidate will represent the Network at external events as a speaker and maintain relationships with allocated members of the Network.
Key responsibilities and tasksPublications: research, write, edit, proof-read and check Briefing Papers, Programmes and Publications; oversee graphic design, layout and printingEvents: coordinate assigned working groups, project manage and design the content of regional workshops in Emerging Asia and the global North and of our annual members’ meeting, prepare the content for event blurbs, agendas, advertisements, social media posts, etc.Member coordination: take responsibility for building and maintaining relationships with Network members, maintain contact reports and records.Represent the Network at regional and global events and deliver speaking opportunities during these events
QualificationsQualified microinsurance expert and/or demonstrable experience in the fieldUniversity graduate, preferably Master’s degree in a relevant subjectProven writing skillsExperience in event management desirable (content and speaker management)Experience of public speaking and facilitating events such as workshopsProficient in English (level C, Common European Framework or mother tongue)Proficient in French (level C, Common European Framework or mother tongue)Spanish or Portuguese desirableExperience in project management desirableStrong interpersonal and collaborative skillsExcellent communicator both orally and writtenComfortable self-starting assigned projectsHands-on, versatile and familiar working within a small, dynamic teamConfident and eager to engage with members, speakers, funders, and all stakeholdersDemonstrates initiative, flexibility, innovation, excellent organisational skills and attention to detail
Permanent contract based in the city of Luxembourg.
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