The European Climate Foundation (ECF) was founded in 2008 as a major philanthropic initiative to help tackle climate change by fostering the development of a low-carbon society at the national, European and global level.
We support over 280 partner organisations to carry out activities that contribute to the public debate on climate action, drive urgent and ambitious policy in support of the objectives of the Paris Agreement and help deliver a socially responsible transition to a net-zero emissions economy and sustainable society in Europe and around the world.
About the role
The External Relations team is responsible for stewarding relations with our funders as well as the ECF Board and Advisory Council.
The ECF is looking for a highly-experienced, highly-skilled and networked individual for the role of Executive Director, External Relations. Executive Directors (ED) form the senior management team of the ECF, along with the CEO Laurence Tubiana. The EDs are responsible for working with the ECF’s directors to develop strategy, and support organisation-wide strategy alignment and information flows. The Executive Director will spearhead and execute the ECF’s overall fundraising strategy, always in partnership with programme staff. She/he will report to the CEO.
In addition, the selected candidates will need to be deeply mission driven and have the highest-level skills and qualities in the following areas:
Location & travel
Flexible – Brussels, London, Paris, The Hague or Berlin.
How to apply
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Only applications following the HOW TO APPLY instructions will be considered for the role!