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Graphic Designer

Communications Department
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Apply by:
25 Feb 2024

Role Description

Job title: Graphic Designer, Communication Department 

Nature of engagement: Volunteer contract 

Duration: from February 2024 until the project in December 2027 or earlier  

The Graphic Designer will be responsible for preparation graphics for ongoing communication (including graphics for social media, flyers, stationery, posters, advertising banners, email campaign visuals, etc.), designing branding and materials for events, working on layout of multi-page publications for both print and online purposes, preparation of templates for modification for different purposes and maintaining graphic consistency for the World Scout Jamboree 2027. 

Applicant Profile

 

  • Positive experience of projects at least at a Scout District Level 
  • Ability to communicate freely in English 
  • Free use of the Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) 
  • Ability to work with the Visual Identity Catalog 
  • Understanding the specifics of designing for the Internet and print 
  • Ability to create long publications (bulletins, long-form documents) 
  • Sense of aesthetics, attention to detail, creativity

IMPORTANT!
Candidate who will be selected for this role is expected to participate in the next JPT Meeting, which will take place in Gdańsk, 19-21 April 2024.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Ability to work with volunteers and staff of national and regional structures of the Scout Association and other organizations,  
  • Ability to collaborate and build a positive relationship with colleagues,  
  • Ability to work in a group,  
  • Achieving the stated objectives,  
  • Experience as a graphic designer, 
  • Multidisciplinary, 
  • Interest in the latest design trends, 
  • Taking the initiative, going beyond the norm, proposing new solutions, 
  • Drawing conclusions. 
  •  Dynamic, open-mindedness, willingness to learn, cultural sensitivity, 
  • Knowledge of Scouting and the functioning of ZHP and Scouting Worldwide  
  • Proficient use of the Office package (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.). 

How to Apply

 

The application should be submitted through the platform no later than 23:59 CET (UTC+01:00) on 25 February 2024 and should include:
  • A Curriculum Vitae that includes both your professional and scouting experience. The CV should be in English and indicate the candidate’s e-mail and mobile contact details. We recommend using the Europass standard format (https://europa.eu/europass/en).
  • A cover letter of no more than 4 paragraphs describing your experience, skills and the rationale for your application (in English).
  • Portfolio (in pdf or website link)
  • An endorsement letter from your International Commissioner that includes their favorable opinion on your profile and application for this role / Candidates from Poland should request the endorsement from the Regional Commissioner or Chief Commissioner. 
All candidates who sent in their application correctly and on time will be contacted after the application deadline. A decision on the composition of the team is expected no later than the end of March 2024.
Click the button below to access the recruitment platform and submit your application. If you have any questions regarding the recruitment, please don’t hesitate to take contact at [email protected].
After clicking the 'Submit your application' button, you will be taken to the Jamboree Planning Team recruitment platform at engage.wsj2027.org. Scouting is an inclusive, values-based Movement under the Scout Promise and Law. Applying for positions in the Jamboree Planning Team is open to all young people and adults who accept our fundamental values. The Jamboree Organisation stands against discrimination of any kind, including race, colour, nationality, age, gender, sexual orientation, language, religion, social background, or political beliefs - so long as they are consistent with Scouting values. Respecting and valuing the diversity of all volunteers and employees involved in organising the World Scout Jamboree ensures that we maximise the potential of all young people and adults by creating better, fairer, safer working environments. Your personal data will be treated with utmost confidentiality in compliance with GDPR regulations, and will be used solely for this recruitment process. We store your information securely and will not share it with third parties without your prior consent. By submitting your application, you agree to the processing of your data in accordance with these terms.
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Contact

Organising Committee for the
26th World Scout Jamboree

Za murami 2-10
80-823 Gdańsk, Poland
[email protected]

Contact

Organising Committee for
the 26th World Scout Jamboree

Za murami 2-10, 80-823 Gdańsk, Poland
[email protected]
The Organising Committee for the XXVI World Scout Jamboree has been established by Związek Harcerstwa Polskiego as a foundation under the Host Organisation Agreement, providing a legal entity for the planning and delivery of the World Scout Jamboree Poland 2027. The foundation is registered in the National Court Register held by the District Court Gdańsk-Północ in Gdańsk under the number KRS 0001022285. It has a tax identification number of PL-583-347-28-08 and a statistical number REGON 52467170500000. The foundation’s legal seat is located at Za murami 2-10, 80-823 Gdańsk, Poland.