Competition for the position of Communications Assistant


  • Location: Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Application Deadline: July 15, 2022
  • Job Type: Full-time


East Europe Foundation is announcing a competition for the position of Communications Assistant to support communication projects and activities within programs that are now being carried out by EEF.

Under the supervision of the Communications Coordinator or/and Communications Manager, the Communications Assistant will:

  • prepare articles, press announcements/press releases, and journalistic materials of various formats covering the key activities and results of the Foundation’s programs;
  • publish information on the website of the Foundation/program and social networks;
  • help to prepare the key messages of EEF representatives’ speeches;
  • cooperate with the designer to create visual products (illustrations for posts, one-pagers, infographics, posters, etc.);
  • assist in coordinating work with external contractors and partners: in preparation of technical tasks, search for executors, monitoring of task performance, collecting info, etc.;
  • collect key indicators of communication data (media monitoring data, social network statistics, etc.);
  • maintaining databases of mass media representatives’ contacts;
  • perform other tasks from the communication manager/communication coordinator.

Qualification requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree (or equivalent) in journalism, public relations, or relevant professional field;
  • 1 year+ work experience in the field of journalism/communications/advertising/SMM;
  • good communication skills (Ukrainian and English);
  • good command of Canva, PowerPoint, and Keynote programs;
  • experience in civil or public sector communications would be an advantage.


Please send your resume and motivation letter to, indicating Communications Assistant in the subject line. Only selected candidates will be contacted. No phone inquiries, please.

Find out more about East Europe Foundation here.