Greenpeace is a global, non-violent campaigning organization that acts to protect and conserve the environment. Greenpeace in Central and Eastern Europe (GP CEE), headquartered in Vienna/Austria, employs more than 160 employees in 8 countries in the region.



Do you have a passion for strategic and entrepreneurial thinking as well as for political understanding? Do you want to lead compelling campaigns that impact sustainable changes for our environment? Do you thrive as a leader of a strong, dynamic and creative team?


Your competencies…

 Thorough understanding of the political and economic environment, especially in EU/CEE

 Leadership experience in campaigning, with international teams and organisations

 Profound experience and valuable relations to media, politics and other decision-makers  Negotiable English (written and spoken) is a prerequisite

 Willingness to travel

 NGO/NPO background

 Understanding matrix management, operation of virtual teams as well as being a team-player

Your tasks and responsibilities…

 Work with the Programme Director CEE in developing strategies, planning and leading campaigns

 Lead a team of regional experts and project leaders

 Manage international projects; represent GP CEE in internal global bodies and towards relevant stakeholders

 Build and manage a network in politics, authorities, and media in the region and beyond  Plan and monitor budgets

 Collaborate with international/regional Greenpeace offices/colleagues and other NGOs/NPOs

We offer…

 A leading position located in one of the 8 countries within our CEE region

 A chance to personal and professional growth in a supportive environment combined with being in a self-responsible, diverse and challenging position

 A rich organisation with a diversity of context, experience, perspectives, seniority, curiosity, a highly engaged, international team and the irrepressible desire to make a difference.

If you identify yourself with our goals and consider yourself a promising candidate for this position, please send your English CV and motivation letter until March 15th, 2016 to:. In case of any questions, please feel free to contact .

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

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