Job advertisement: Officer in the field of association management

austropapier logo partner fhp

FHP is a cross-value-added cooperation platform. It comprises the forestry, timber, paper and pulp industries. Our task is to promote the economic activities of our members in the best possible way by helping to shape the framework conditions in Austria and also at European level.

Your tasks:

  • Representation of the interests of the forestry, timber, pulp and paper industries
  • Independent organisation and supervision of meetings (preparation of documents/coordination of contents/taking minutes)
  • Preparation of information for the committees (preparation of presentations, obtaining information)
  • Analysis of legislative initiatives as well as preparation and coordination of statements/positions
  • Interface between different interest groups
  • Research and creation of press releases as well as coordination with the partners
  • Support in the preparation and implementation of events

Your profile:

  • Completed studies (preferably in the field of natural sciences, TU Vienna, Boku, ...)
  • Strong interest in the wood value chain and its topics - ideally first professional experience
  • Excellent written and spoken English, very good MS Office and online meeting tools skills
  • Experience in the organisation and supervision of meetings and working groups an advantage
  • Confident, serious and competent appearance

Your personal skills

  • Ability to grasp complex issues and present them in a comprehensible way
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken
  • Networking and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work in a team, willingness to cooperate, own initiative, independent working style, forward-looking and networked work
  • Service orientation

We offer:

  • Responsible and varied position
  • Very good working atmosphere in a motivated team
  • Education and training
  • A gross annual salary of € 36,400 with the readiness for overpayment - depending on qualifications and experience

Please send your application documents by e-mail by 29 April 2022 at the latest to:


FHP Cooperation Platform Forest Wood Paper

Attn: Katharina Wallner, Marxergasse 2/4, 1030 Vienna



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