Job Opportunity

Project Officer

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 Project Officer for a duration of six months.

Major duties and responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the day-to-day activities of the projects and the team
  • Contribute to the preparation of project documentation, plans and reports
  • Monitor the progress of the project against agreed and documented time and budget targets while ensuring appropriate quality standards are maintained
  • Identify problems and solutions and manage project changes to achieve required project outputs
  • Ensure that project results are made available to the relevant stakeholders, providing feedback to project coordinator, project team and other staff as necessary
  • Carry out associated administrative duties when necessary
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements / Essential Skills / Attributes

  • University degree in social sciences or equivalent
  • Proven work experience as a Project Officer or similar role
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work well with large and diverse teams
  • Proficient in MS Office programs, especially in MS Word, Excel and Power Point
  • Strong written and oral communication skills in both English and Albanian
  • Able to work under deadline pressure
  • Good organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills

The deadline for application is December 30, 2019. Interested candidates should send a brief letter of interest with a current C.V. in the following email address:

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