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Volunteer Educational Research Coordinator

THRIVE Project
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THRIVE Project is offering the opportunity for a select group of individuals with a passion for sustainability to join a growing initiative to gain valuable experience and give back to a worthy cause.

What is THRIVE?

As a not-for-profit for-impact initiative, we aim to place humankind onto a sustainable path and create a ‘thrivable’ future for all. Throughout our practice, we implement a scientific and evidence-based approach in all our endeavours. This is seen throughout our three divisions of research, education and advocacy. THRIVE is strongly committed to equal opportunities and values diversity in our workforce.

We provide educational content and free software solutions to address some of civilization’s global challenges:

  • Climate change
  • Biodiversity loss
  • Deforestation
  • Social inequality
  • Pollution
  • Epidemics
  • Food security
  • and more…

The Role

We’re looking for a motivated, enthusiastic educational research coordinator to join our friendly, global team.

You should have at least 3 years of experience, excellent communications skills, be able to work independently as well as plan, schedule, and coordinate group activities. You should have your own computer and fast internet and be able to work from home. Your input will be acknowledged and recognized for worthwhile inclusion in your resume.

In this volunteer role, you will be able to expand your network of contacts to include senior officials worldwide as you work through selected projects.

Why join THRIVE?

  • Free induction, training, and mentorship support
  • Gain commercial experience and develop your presentation skills
  • Access to global connections (including VIPs)
  • Guidance and education from experienced volunteers
  • Access to internships, subsidized roles, and the chance to land a paid job
  • Teamwork/Collaboration opportunities across many fields of endeavour

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Fluent in English (preferred)
  • A passion for sustainability
  • A collaborative team player mindset
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment
  • Well-developed problem-solving abilities
  • Highly organized and methodical
  • The ability to handle multiple tasks to meet strict deadlines
  • Exceptional time management skills
  • Ambition and proactivity
  • Technology and internet savvy, able to respond to requests online

Additionally, you must have a background in at least one of the following areas:

  • Sustainability
  • Business
  • Innovation
  • Strategy
  • Policy
  • Natural sciences

Applicants with experience in any of the following roles will be highly regarded:

  • Research
  • Copywriting
  • Project management

Applications will be treated with strict confidentiality.