Job Vacancy | Safe Passage Coordinator

Job Vacancy | Safe Passage Coordinator

About us

Lesvos Solidarity (LeSol) is a grassroots organisation based on Lesvos Island, Greece. LeSol has been operating since 2012. LeSol’s community believes in an open society free of racism, fascism, and discrimination. LeSol is an assembly-run organisation and the participation of refugees in shaping knowledge and skills is vital for integration and social inclusion.

LeSol’s mission is to provide community-based solidarity spaces and its vision is to inspire society and to expand its solidarity model, which promotes equality, trust, and respect for each other and for the environment, creativity, empowerment, and active participation.

Job Vacancy Coordinator Safe Passage Bags Workshop
Project / Department Mosaik Support Center
Hours Per Week 40
Overview of Project and Position

The coordinator is responsible for the overall direction of the workshop (choice of products and materials, focus of the production, marketing and sales). S/he cooperates with the production/sales focal point for a smooth production process as well as online and shop sales. S/he is responsible for the cooperation of the team, as well as the communication with the rest of the organization (advocacy/comms, finance, fundraising and AMKE). S/he monitors the activities in the workshop and ensures accurate reporting. S/he is also responsible for communication with (potential) partners as well as media and other visitors.

Key objectives/responsibilities of the role
  • Lead workshop by determining the overall vision: coordinate design, production, and sales processes
  • Responsible for internal and external communication, including reporting, requests for cooperation with third parties, social media (together with the sales focal point), and general media and visitors
  • Responsible for monitoring and budget (incl. cooperation with the finance department) for sales and expenses
  • Responsible for team level HR, cooperation within the team, and participate in hiring procedure for new team members
  • Assess project risks and issues and provide solutions where applicable
  • Lead project monitoring, including the development and regular review of project indicators and objectives
Required experience
  • At least two of experience in a coordinating/supervising role, managing (small) team(s)
  • Several years of experience working in an intercultural structured environment, with people of different cultural backgrounds
  • Preferred: hands-on experience creating bags or other similar items
  • Preferred: demonstrable interest in upcycling and environmental matters
Required qualities
  • Fluent in English and Greek, other languages (Farsi, French, Arabic) appreciated
  • Flexible and able to take quick action
  • Organized
  • Clear communicator
  • Ability to adapt to change

 

To apply

If you share our vision and feel you have the skills, experience and motivation required for this role, send your CV and a one-page motivation letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before 20 March 2022.

Please note: As we are looking to fill this position ASAP, we may hire before the application deadline and therefore urge interested candidates to apply as soon as possible.

 

MOSAIK SUPPORT CENTER

 

Address

Sapfous 9, Mytilene
81100, Lesvos, Greece

 

 

ASKLIPIOS BUILDING

 

Address

Panselina Agioritou 1, Mytilene
81100, Lesvos, Greece  
Email: info@lesvossolidarity.org
Tel: (+30) 22510 62000

TWITTER

Fri Dec 10 10:47:22 +0000 2021

RT @cov19chronicles: Knut Bry's images show Pikpa refugee camp in Mytilene, Lesvos when it was a thriving, safe space, a zone of compassion…
Wed Sep 08 08:49:01 +0000 2021

RT @MSF_Sea: Remember the #EU promises of "a fresh new start on migration" after the fires in #Moria a year ago? Today, European & Greek le…

INFORMATION