Žmergo is looking for one EVS volunteer for 3 months!

evsLOGOŽmergo is looking for a highly motivated volunteer who will join our team for three-month voluntary service!

Activity Dates: 3 months (from 01.11. 2016.)


Description: The volunteer will be the part of quickly developing organisation, which works on various projects connected with sustainable development, environment protection and cultural heritage. Žmergo creates an inspiring environment in which all EVS volunteers can take initiative and be a part of a team. The project will take place in Opatija, a sea town in western Croatia, just southwest of Rijeka on the Adriatic coast.

event management – planning and implementing different types of events, mostly for national campaign Zelena cistka (part of Let’s do it! Worldglobal movement);
promotion activities – promotion of all Žmergo’s activities on-line, in local media or through public presentations, producing video materials and photos that will help to increase the visibility of the projects;
IT projects – working with databases and web administration, uploading pictures and videos on Žmergo’s
website and Facebook pages (along with the text);
education about environmental issues – various seminars or workshops held in the office of the organisation, schools or during various activities that will be held for public;
PR activities – designing the PR strategy (for example how to use social media, when to contact newspapers and television, etc.) by using existing Žmergo’s PR contact database;
marketing activities – fundraising and finding sponsorship.


EVS volunteer will be accommodated in the apartment in the centre of Opatija, in the walking distance to Zmergo’s office. He/She will share apartment with two other EVS volunteers.

Volunteer will receive monthly allowance for food and additionally pocket money in the amount of 90 euro. Transport costs are covered up to a certain amount dependently on the distance between hosting and sending organisation. Volunteer will be also provided with private insurance.

For application and more information, please contact erasmus@zmergo.hr