Project Leader for E-book - KTH

Are you interested in Engineers Without Borders and want to engage in something meaningful? Then you should apply for this position as Project Leader of the E2E E-book in the Engineer to Engineer Group at Engineers Without Borders in KTH.

We are now searching for a Project Leader for our E2E E-book on the topic of labour market integration for engineers who are newly arrived to Sweden.

Engineer to Engineer (E2E) is an integration program run by Engineers without Borders to help recently arrived and asylum-seeking engineers to become integrated into the Swedish job market. 

The E2E group at Engineers Without Borders KTH is currently working on producing a handbook on entering the Swedish labour market. The handbook aims to provide tips and information related to labour market integration in a comprehensive and creative way. 

Main responsibilities:

  • Lead the team of volunteers working on the  E-book;
  • Create a project plan;
  • Working closely with the Head of E2E KTH and having contact with other E2E chapters around Sweden;
  • Form new partnerships and contact companies relevant for the E-book as well as keeping contact with already established partners.

What you can expect to gain from this role:

  • Experience of working in a dynamic and international environment;
  • A creative environment and freedom to innovate, with the support of a well-established organisation;
  • Invaluable connections both within Sweden and abroad;
  • Develop your leadership and communication skills;
  • Improve your ability to work in teams;
  • Get solid experience in writing, publishing, and promoting an E-book.

The position does not require any prior knowledge, but it would be beneficial if you have:

  • Some previous experience in writing and/or publishing;
  • Passion for writing and expressing yourself in text;
  • Some previous experience of project management.

The Project Leader for the E2E E-book should be able to give on average 5 hours-per-week (flexible and dynamic working hours),

The commitment time starts in September/October 2021 and the applicant is expected to be committed to their role at least until June 2022.

[As with all volunteer positions within Engineers Without Borders KTH, this position is unpaid]

Apply as soon as possible but by latest September 14th, 23:59, we are looking forward to your application!

Want to discover the other positions available in Engineers Without Borders KTH? Go back to our webpage at: Become a member - Engineers Without Borders Sweden (ewb-swe.org)! More questions? Contact groupleader.kth@ewb-swe.org. 

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Engineers Without Borders Sweden is promoting equality and inclusivity. We are strengthened by our differences. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply for the position, regardless of gender, age, ethnic background, religion, disability or sexual orientation.

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