Board of Directors
The board of directors headed by chairman Andreas Maislinger represents the organisation the Austrian Service Abroad and supports the development of the organisation.
The Leadership Team
The Leadership Team is the active decision-making body of the organization and provides its management level. In addition to administrative and organizational tasks, it is also responsible for the definition of goals and their implementation in the form of projects and other measures.
The Divisions are organized nationally and deal with reaching the organization’s goals. The department of marketing, for example, contributes to the global publicity of the organization, otherwise, the department of internet business deals with the web presence and internal communication.
All service locations are sectioned into areas. The Area-Coordinator cares for the service locations and holds conferences with the volunteers abroad and candidates frequently.
The annual cohorts are represented by the annual cohorts’ spokesman. He represents the individual volunteers abroad in front of the Area-Spokesman and the board of directors and helps with meeting all requirements.
Federal state Units
Once in a month, a meeting takes place in every federal state, at which within the organisation the most important news are discussed and open questions are cleared. Moreover, they pose a possibility for prospective candidate to make contact with the organisation.
The International Council is an international network consisting of personalities, who lend the Austrian Service Abroad support in advisory capacity. To him, particularly the contact in the respective countries has priority.
The advisory council consists as the International Council of well-known personalities, who on the other hand mostly sojourn in Austria and support and advise the organisation’s board of directors in many fields.