Alumni board &
Global Support Team recruitment & selection
On this page, you will find information about opportunities to be more involved in the alumni community. You can do this structurally in two ways:
Applying for the Alumni Board
Applying for the Global Support Team
Read further to learn about each of these opportunities!
Being part of the IHS Alumni International Board
As the alumni board wraps up a wonderful 3-year term, we are in the process of selecting new members for this team and we're excited to share this update with you all!
We have received proactive applications already for the roles of President, Global network builder and Online communication responsible and we are still looking for candidates, especially for the Vice-president role! Read further the general details, the role descriptions and apply using the link below if this is the right opportunity for you. Scroll further for more information about volunteering for the Global Support Team!
Term duration:2 years
Starting in: November 2020
Team size: 4 members
Location: the Netherlands (president)/internationally
This is a voluntary position, therefore there is no direct monthly financial compensation.
However, we do offer a quarterly compensation of € 100/quarter, provided that the points
stated in the ToR are being fulfilled, as well as travel & commuting expenses within the Netherlands and a small budget for professional development trainings & conferences.
Applications are now closed.
The president of the alumni board represents the network and is a key person liaising between IHS Alumni Relations Office and the global alumni community. They are responsible for planning and managing the board activity.
Tasks & responsibilities
Represent the alumni network
Coordinate the alumni board
Liaise with the Alumni Relations Office
Support engagement & visibility activities at a network level
Hold board meetings (organization, facilitation, minutes etc.)
Outline strategies and actions for further development of the alumni network
Together with the ARO, develop visibility and engagement strategies for the network
Implement those strategies together with the rest of the board, ARO and active alumni
Create content for online alumni channels
Volunteer for the Global Support Team!
If you are interested in supporting the board and being more active in the alumni community, but the two-year term board position is not the type of commitment you are looking for, we are also opening up volunteering opportunities for a Global Support Team. The goal of this team is to support the alumni board by connecting them to the local reality of their city and country and to the alumni community there.
Possible assignments/tasks might include:
Online calls/meetings with members of the Alumni Board & Alumni Office
Getting in touch with the existing local alumni community or
Finding and initiating contact with local alumni
Providing a local perspective on urban issues, needs & opportunities
Are you interested?