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Join our team: We are looking for a Leadership and Sustainability Fellow

27 September 2019 | Join Us, News

A collaboration between oikos and swissnex and sponsored by Movetia, the Leadership and Sustainability Fellowship, aims to gather international students and academics to foster innovation in sustainable management and leadership education, through the oikos-designed “Students Creating Curriculum for Sustainability” project. oikos is us. We are an international, student-led non-profit organization for sustainability in economics and management. Founded in 1987 in Switzerland, we empower student change agents worldwide to embed sustainability in academia and from there into day-to-day business, government, and personal activities. Our programs integrate environmental and social perspectives in economics and management education and equip our members with the necessary tools to become today and tomorrow’s responsible leaders. swissnex Brazil, our new partner, is a platform for the exchange of knowledge... »

Assistant to the oikos International President

09 September 2019 | Join Us

We are looking for an independent, flexible, and resourceful oikos member who is eager to get international experience and has time to volunteer and assist the oikos International President in day-to-day tasks to ensure the smooth running of the organization.  Responsibilities include management of the following: Information: Reviewing, prioritizing and distributing email inquiries; forward emails to other responsible people in the team, draft and circulate new emails.  Meetings and Calendars: Help with meeting preparations and follow up such as creating agendas, updating project materials with attention to detail and accuracy; calendar coordination; track messages on Podio and elsewhere and follow up. Communication: Maintain the oikos International President’s social media accounts and keep it up to date. Operations: ad... »

Apply for the oikos Board 2019/20

29 July 2019 | Join Us

oikos seeks  a strategic-minded team from a pool of passionate oikos members and alumni  who are ready to change the world and strengthen our community. Do you want to develop your leadership skills in a truly global context while embarking on the journey of a student-led, international non-profit organisation working towards a more sustainable system? Apply today to become Vice President (VP) of oikos International! Desired experiences/skills Active oikos member  or recent Alumni  A minimum of one academic term (4 months) of experience at oikos at any level Fluency in English (written and spoken) General Opportunities and Benefits Co-create & shape strategies & vision of oikos, help to guide the organization and reflect on the outcomes at the... »