Call for Candidates for JEF Europe Statutory Positions

The Young European Federalists (JEF Europe) are launching a Call for Candidates for Statutory Positions for the 2024-2025 mandate. Candidacies will be presented and voted upon during the XXVII European Congress, which will take place in Madrid, Spain from 10th to 12th November 2023. 

 

Open Statutory Positions 

Statutory positions open for candidacies are the following:

  • Executive Board: 
    • President (1 person)
    • Vice-President (2 persons)
    • Treasurer (1 person)
    • Executive Board Member (4 persons)
  • Directly elected Federal Committee Member (16 persons)
  • Arbitration Board (5 persons)
  • Auditors’ Committee (2-3 persons)

For a more comprehensive understanding of these roles and the incumbent members elected during the last European Congress in 2021, please refer to the following link.

As per the statutes of JEF Europe, there is no set deadline to apply to the positions. All candidacies submitted by 4th October 2023 at 23:59 CEST will be published on the EUCO23 website (congress2023.jef.eu) by 9th October 2023. After this cutoff date, candidacies will be published on the website up to 3 working days after their submission.

 

Application Guidelines 

Please use this application form (in .doc here and in .pdf here) to submit your candidacy for any of the following positions. More role-specific guidelines are detailed below.

President
Please fill in the application form with the information that is specified in it, and send it to elections@jef.eu and sg@jef.eu.
Maximum length: 3 A4 pages.
Besides this, please share a 5-minute video to attach to your application, and it will be shared on the Congress website.
Ideally, the video should be shared in an mp4 format, with horizontal/portrait orientation.

Vice-President
Please fill in the application form with the information that is specified in it, and send it to elections@jef.eu and sg@jef.eu.
Maximum length: 2 A4 pages. (font size)
Besides this, please share a 3-minute video to attach to your application, and it will be shared on the Congress website.
Ideally, the video should be shared in an mp4 format, with horizontal/portrait orientation.

Treasurer
Please fill in the application form with the information that is specified in it, and send it to elections@jef.eu and sg@jef.eu.
Maximum length: 2 A4 pages.
Besides this, please share a 3-minute video to attach to your application, and it will be shared on the Congress website.
Ideally, the video should be shared in an mp4 format, with horizontal/portrait orientation.

Executive Board Member
Please fill in the application form with the information that is specified in it, and send it to elections@jef.eu and sg@jef.eu.
Maximum length: 2 A4 pages.
Besides this, please share a 3-minute video to attach to your application, and it will be shared on the Congress website.
Ideally, the video should be shared in an mp4 format, with horizontal/portrait orientation.

Directly Elected Federal Committee Member
Please fill in the application form with the information that is specified in it, and send it to elections@jef.eu and sg@jef.eu together with a picture.
Maximum length: 1 A4 page.

Arbitration Board
Please fill in the application form with the information that is specified in it, and send it to elections@jef.eu and sg@jef.eu together with a picture.
Maximum length: 1 A4 page.

Auditors’ Committee
Please fill in the application form with the information that is specified in it, and send it to elections@jef.eu and sg@jef.eu together with a picture.
Maximum length: 1 A4 page.

For any clarifications and/or questions please contact the Secretary General of JEF Europe, Judit Lantai (sg@jef.eu).