Part-time Student Board Member Vacancy

Leiden-Delft-Erasmus Centre for Sustainability Students is looking for you!

Who are we?

The Centre for Sustainability Students Board is a student initiative appointed to be the student extension of the Leiden-Delft-Erasmus Centre for Sustainability. Centre for Sustainability aims to offer innovative and science-based solutions for the circular economy. Read more about CfS here.

The CfS student board consists of 6 students with different backgrounds, representing all three LDE universities. Our common interest is to speed up the transitioning to a circular economy. We want students, researchers, companies and the government to join forces in a field where interdisciplinary collaboration is highly needed. We do this by organising events, in-house days and thesis markets where students gain interdisciplinary experience and meet future employers. We, our community, are the next generation of sustainability professionals.

The deadline for applications is the 20th of January, at 23:59. 


  • Biweekly meetings in The Hague
  • 6-month commitment/ 8 hrs per week (February 2019 - August 2019)

What we offer:

    • A great opportunity to work with people with different knowledge but the same ideals
    • A compensation of ~ 200€/ month
    • Freedom to explore your ambitions and ideas
    • A lot of fun

    Additionally, each member is assigned a specific function that comes with certain responsibilities and flexible tasks. We strive for diversity in national and educational background.  The following positions are open for application.

    • Secretary
    • Communications & Social Media Manager

    1. Secretary

    The secretary's main role is documentation of the meetings of the Student Board and arranging all external communications through e-mail. The secretary also represents the organisation externally and maintains and strengthens relations with companies and partner organisation. The secretary is also highly involved in the internal affairs of the Centre for Sustainability. We are looking for someone with the following qualities:

    • Strong communication skills
    • Structured
    • Good command of English

    2. Communications & Social Media Manager

    As communications & social media manager, you are responsible for our content and our community. You are also in close contact with the community, through Facebook and Instagram. Creativity is a must! Educational posts, but also practical implementations. Whatever you think best engages or informs us students on circular economy topics. We are looking for someone with the following qualities:

    • Creativity and writing skills
    • Social media experience
    • Good command of English


    Questions? Send us an e-mail or message us on Facebook. We are always willing to have a chat.

    Interested? Send your CV and motivational letter to Feel free to express your interests for more than one position.

    Deadline: 20th of January 23:59

    Interviews will be held on the 23rd and 24th of January.