PIR Student Engagement Coordinator Position Opening

PIR Student Engagement Coordinator

Application Deadline: April 26th 2020

Starting Date: Ideally Early May 2020

Duration: 1 year

Type of position: Volunteer  (10h/week)


We are looking for an independent, flexible, and resourceful volunteer who is eager to get international experience working remotely and commit long-term to ensure the engagement of students all over the world in the Positive Impact Rating.

(More info about Positive Impact Rating here)


  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree student
  • Good command of the English language
  • Good command of Office Suite and familiarity with Google Drive. 
  • Interest and commitment to the oikos vision and mission
  • Good organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to anticipate needs, solve problems in a collaborative environment and sensitivity to deadlines
  • Ability to work under pressure and multi-task
  • Ability to protect confidential and sensitive information of the organization

Student coordination:

  • Reaching out to and coordinating international and local student organizations from business schools all over the world to participate in the rating
  • Follow-up on the collaboration with rated business schools to move to action, after PIR publication.
  • Coordinating the international working group (Student Engagement in PIR)


  • Creating visual materials for PIR in collaboration with the PIR Outreach & Marketing Manager
  • Timely posting on social media weekly and interacting on social media on behalf of PIR. 
  • Share with oikos communication manager, and other student organizations anything that should be communicated by them.

Event Coordination: 

  • Organize the 2021 session at the World Economic Forum (WEF) from the student side
  • Coordinate with business school leaders to maximize learning at the WEF. 


  • Supporting the Positive Impact Rating team in daily operations, when necessary.

Learnings and advantages

  • Learning about the day-to-day working of an international organization
  • Insights about the global opportunities and challenges of international NGOs
  • Working in a multicultural, international team
  • Gaining experience in working remotely in a virtual office
  • Developing new skills and competences in a supportive environment 
  • Reimbursement of travel and participation at international oikos events, when required.
  • Individual coaching sessions possible
  • Growing your network among international student organizations

If you are interested in the position, please send us your CV (max. 2 pages) and a brief motivation letter by April 26th 2020. The letter should outline why you want to take up the position and what makes you a suitable candidate. Please, email the required documents to president@oikos-international.org with a subject line “PIR Student Engagement Coordinator”. For any further questions, please reach out to us via email.

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