Communications and Publishing Assistant-The Hague, Netherlands

FLA Headquarters has a vacancy for a Communications and Publishing Assistant

Do you have a detail-oriented approach to communications and web technologies working in an international context? Do you have excellent technical skills and a proven understanding of communications process and experience at international, national or enterprise level? Are you experienced in working in a distributed, international team?

The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) is looking for a skilled and enthusiasticCommunications and Publishing Assistant.

The Communications and Publishing Assistant supports the main communications and publishing activities of IFLA Headquarters, located in The Hague, Netherlands.  The work is done under direction of IFLA’s Manager, Member Services and Communications Officer but requires substantial independent interpretation and judgement.

The job requires an efficient worker with strong writing skills who is comfortable working in a deadline-driven environment. The primary area of responsibility for this position will be in the editing, preparation, support and implementation of IFLA’s various web-based communications, including social media, video and photos.  Full competency with a variety of web-based tools, systems and applications is essential.

How to apply

Applications should be in English and consist of a covering letter that specifies your suitability for the position based on the responsibilities and skills in this job description; detailed curriculum vitae, and the names of two referees.

For further details, please contact:
Helen Mandl, Manager, Member Services, email:

Please submit your application before 18 January 2016 to:
Ina Dijkstra, HR, email:

Complete details: