Job Opportunity


Balkan Green Foundation (BGF) is a regional initiative established to advocate and promote sustainable development in the Western Balkans, specifically concentrating on a number of key topics such as sustainable economic development, environmental protection, energy development, and climate change.

Balkan Green Foundation is recruiting a Researcher.

Major duties and responsibilities:

· Write policy papers, articles and briefs
· Data collection, desk research and analysis
· Interview stakeholders
· Make conference presentations
· Liaise with government, academia/research institutions, private sector and CSOs on sustainable
development issues
· Develop project proposals
· Contribute to the development of project scope in consultation with applicable stakeholders including external actors
· Manage projects documentation

Required education/skills:

Ø Background in environmental law, law, economy or political science
Ø Previous working experience as a researcher in the field of sustainable development
Ø Strong written and oral communication skills in both English and Albanian
Ø Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
Ø Able to work independently and under deadline pressure
Ø An organized person, able to proactively manage tasks
Ø Proficient in MS Office programs, especially in MS Word and Excel

The deadline for application is August 24, 2018. Interested candidates should send a brief letter of interest with a current C.V. in the following email address:

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