Published: 24. 4. 2024

The Institute of Sociology of the Czech Academy of Sciences invites applications for the position of outreach and advocacy specialist in the field of gender equality policy in research and innovation in its research department, the Centre for Gender and Science.

NKC – gender a věda

Working time: estimated 100% full time equivalent (candidates available at a lower FTE equivalent will be considered; minimum at 50% of full time equivalent)

Role summary:

The Advocacy and Outreach Specialist will be responsible for stakeholder engagement, outreach and advocacy in the field of gender equality policy in the European Research Area related to the outcomes of GENDERACTIONplus project as well as to facilitate policy recommendation development and diffusion among external stakeholders and networks. We invite applications from highly self-motivated and creative individuals with a strong interest in the public outreach and policy advocacy, with a good grasp of the policy landscape at the EU level.

Job requirements:

  • A minimum of master’s degree in public policy, public relations, communication or journalism or another Social Science degree
  • Minimum 2 years of professional experience of which minimum 1 year relevant to the advocacy and outreach areas as outlined in the role summary section
  • Proven track record of producing public information, policy briefs, advocacy materials and communication products in various formats
  • Experience in supporting or managing partnerships with governments and international partners
  • Good track record of working with print and electronic media
  • Excellent technical skills and knowledge of working with multimedia content and designing advocacy, information and communication products
  • Teamwork experience and good interpersonal skills to communicate in the project consortium
  • Excellent writing and presentation skills and the ability to communicate complex information clearly in English, both orally and in writing
  • Independence, proactive approach and responsibility

We offer:

  • Job at a prestigious public research institution
  • The person appointed is to carry out the job on location in Prague
  • Benefits: 5 weeks of holiday, meal allowance, pension contribution, language courses, sick days
  • 100% full time equivalent work contract until 31 May 2025
  • Starting from 1 June 2024 or as agreed

Please send your CV and cover letter to and by 15 May 2024. Thank you in advance for your interest in the position. Selected candidates will be invited for an interview based on an evaluation of the materials submitted.

For applicants with residence outside the Czech Republic: This position may be the candidate’s only place of employment and taxes, health and social insurance paid in the Czech Republic and/or in line with the relevant tax and insurance laws.

By replying to this advertisement or by sending your CV and other personal materials, you consent to the processing of your personal data for the purpose of job placement in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of natural persons. You can withdraw your consent at any time.

Share this page