The IARS International Institute is pleased to announce a vacancy for a Membership and Communications Associate. The post is offered under our IARS Associate Scheme, and the application deadline is 23rd October 13:00.  Successful candidates will be invited to a face-to-face / online interview during the same week for an immediate start.

We have a simple online application process via this link

The full Job Description and more detailed information about the role can be access via this link.

The IARS Associate Scheme

In July 2018, we launched a new Membership Plan, which invites our Platinum Members to join our Associates Scheme in order to enable us to develop close relationships with like-minded experts who are able to provide services to IARS on a consultancy basis. Applicants will need to be IARS members or commit to joining IARS at the interview stage.

Who we are looking for

We are looking for an ambitious Associate with experience in marketing and communications with an interest in making a difference to the lives of young people locally, nationally and internationally.  You will be conversant with communication strategies, and membership management.  A working knowledge of social media would be an advantage.

The Role, the application process and our offer

The post is offered on a consultancy basis via our Associates’ Scheme. To apply follow this link

Our offer includes:

  • 12 month consultancy contract (renewable and extendable depending on funding).
  • £100 per day for 2 days (14 hours) per week. (Travel, subsistence and other expenses will be covered separately and with advance agreement with IARS).
  • CPD accredited online and face-to-face training on research methods etc.
  • Fully funded bursaries to travel abroad, and across the UK.
  • Excellent networking opportunities internationally including working in partnership with 15 organisations and governments from 10 European countries.
  • Work directly with IARS’ Founder Professor Gavrielides.


The hours can be worked remotely and flexibly during the week, but we would like our Associate to spend at least 3 days per month at our office in central London.



Our Platinum members are offered a range of opportunities, and the most exciting being the opportunity to gain experience with the charity. In uncertain economic times we offer our Platinum members the chance to use their skills and knowledge and support us as paid consultants in our national, regional or international projects. 

To view the other benefits that Platinum members receive, click here.