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SGAC is Recruiting National Points of Contacts for Africa

The Space Generation Advisory Council, SGAC, is receiving volunteer applications for the  SGAC National Point of Contact positions in Africa. NPoCs are volunteers that act as contact points for SGAC in their country, forming a local team that coordinates SGAC activities at the national level. Consequently, each country can have up to two NPoCs who work together to coordinate SGAC activities in their country. The position is for a term of two years, renewable for an additional two years, depending on performance.

Responsibilities

SGAC encourages NPoCs to take personal initiatives with their roles to proactively grow the SGAC young professional and university student network in their country. Furthermore, successful candidates will connect SGAC to relevant space organisations. This role is an important responsibility, and SGAC expects successful applicants to:

Necessary Qualifications and Skills

NPoCs are SGAC Members representing SGAC in their countries. According to SGAC bylaws:

SGAC generally prefers applicants that have some connection to the space sector or wish to engage with the industry. Thus, if you are passionate about space and eager to help others in their personal and professional development, you should apply.

Benefits

Be a part of leading and shaping the organisation. Thus benefits of this position include:

How to Apply

Your application will require you to upload the following documents:

You can apply for the position and learn more about the opportunity here 

Applications will close on 30 November 2021, and only complete applications will be accepted. Subsequently, the review will take place from 1 to 15 December 2021, with the announcement of results occurring around the last week of December.

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