Energy Campaigner – Technical Expert on Coal

Greenpeace in Central and Eastern Europe (GP CEE), headquartered in Vienna/Austria, is looking for an Energy Campaigner – Technical Expert on Coal.
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Greenpeace is a global, non-violent campaigning and mobilizing organization that acts to protect and conserve the environment. Greenpeace in Central and Eastern Europe (GP CEE), headquartered in Vienna/Austria, employs more than 180 employees in 8 countries in the region. We are looking for an Energy Campaigner – Technical Expert on Coal (40hrs/week; based in CEE – applications to

Your responsibilities and competencies:

  • Analyse technical parameters of coal power plants including analysis of air pollutant emissions data
  • Monitor the development of the energy sector in CEE specifically and the EU, including planned investments and analysis of their financial and technical aspects
  • Be aware of the changing policy environment on emissions, clean air and water, and the EU policy-making process and apply this understanding to national contexts in CEE and beyond
  • Have a good understanding of different environmental impacts from coal power plants
  • Deploy analytical skills, especially the ability to analyse numerical, financial and technical data on the energy stage
  • Being able to synthesize and draw conclusions and present them in a clear and concise form (ie briefings, presentations…)
  • Enjoy networking and presenting to different audiences, such as industry analysts and journalists
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of the role that science, politics, economics, industry, media and social change play in influencing the energy markets and protecting the climate and air quality
  • Be reasonably fluent in English (plus another languages) and willingness to travel
  • Work with an EU-level Greenpeace project team, but also advise some national Greenpeace energy teams and partner organisations

Our offer:

  • An NGO-competitive compensation package for a fulltime position of the respective country (40hrs/week; employment contract until end of June 2018 prolongation possible) as well as flexible, life-balance friendly working hours
  • The successful candidate will work out of a Greenpeace office in CEE (PL, SK, HU, RO, BG, SI, HR)
  • A chance to personal and professional growth in a supportive environment combined with being in an organisational environment 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 September 28th, 2017 to Contact: We look forward to receiving your application.

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