Job Vacancy - Executive Director

Balkan Green Foundation (BGF) is seeking a skilled, energetic and committed professional to lead the team and the organization. The Executive Director (ED) serves as the leader of BGF and is its primary public representative. A successful candidate will be able to seamlessly work across the strategic, operational, and administrative aspects of the ED’s role with a key focus on organizational development, public relations, fundraising, and leading and managing a high-performance team that will achieve organizational strategic goals.  

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To apply, please send your CV (max 2 pages), and cover letter (max 1 page) in English stating your motivation with the subject line Application for ED position at: The application closes on November 25, 2022

The Balkan Green Foundation offers an equal opportunity to all people interested and it reserves the right to invite only a limited number of applicants for direct interview for the position.

Most of the value of volunteering comes from its spontaneity. Volunteering is not only a means of help individuals or social causes, it is also a great stimulus for the economy of this country that brings benefits to society as a whole.

Volunteering is very rewarding through which everyone has the opportunity to gain valuable work experience and take the first steps towards their career development.

Balkan Green Foundation aims to support a wide range of volunteering activities and YOU as a volunteer, can benefit from contact opportunities with various actors, tips and practical information that directly contribute to gaining new knowledge and developing new skills!


  • Bachelor's degree in environmental science, sustainable energy, public policy, or international relations. Master's degree preferred. 
  • Relevant experience or equivalent academic training.
  • Familiarity with clean energy technologies, power systems, and energy markets.
  • Demonstrated academic writing record.
  • Familiarity with data structures and analytics.
  • Excellent skills in communication, collaboration, consultation and organization.
  • Objectivity, creativity and a pioneering spirit.


Please submit a resume and a brief letter explaining why you are interested and how you believe you can assist our organization at