About the European Climate Foundation
The European Climate Foundation (ECF) is a major philanthropic initiative working to help tackle the climate crisis by fostering the development of a net-zero emission society at the national, European and global level.
We support over 300 partner organisations to carry out activities that drive urgent and ambitious policy in support of the objectives of the Paris Agreement, contribute to the public debate on climate action and help deliver a socially responsible transition to a net-zero economy and sustainable society in Europe and around the world.
The ECF brings together diverse perspectives and backgrounds to find the best innovative solutions to tackle climate change. We are focusing on engaging and hiring great people from a wide diversity of backgrounds to strengthen the cause. If you share our values of respect, innovation, and collaboration, join us.
About the role
ECF is currently accepting applications for an experienced communications specialist to work as the strategic communications country lead for France within an international network of communications professionals in the field of climate and energy, working alongside the ECF.
The role offers a unique opportunity for an individual with an established interest in French politics and climate issues to work with a talented team and play an active role in helping speed up the low carbon transition in France as well as across Europe and on a global level.
Team members deliver strategic advice, communications and outreach support to partners and work as part of a global network of communications experts to enhance the public debate on climate change and its solutions on a broader level. The work will involve maintaining trusted relationships with key journalists and stakeholders in France.
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and highly driven communications professional with the ambition to make a difference and play an active role in speeding up the low carbon transition and helping to avoid the worst impacts of global climate change.
This role would suit someone with a background in communications, campaigning, journalism or public affairs. If you think this sounds like you, please apply!
The Senior Associate, Strategic Communications, France, will be responsible for:
Experience and competencies
A genuine interest in the mission and values of the organisation
What we offer
The unique opportunity to work as part of a highly dynamic group of individuals who combine their passion to make a difference with a rigorous and results-oriented approach to work;
France – Paris
Shared office space is available. In line with current government recommendations, homeworking is mandatory.
We will only consider applicants who have the right to work in France.
As soon as possible
How to apply
Please upload below in English:
Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
All applications will be treated confidentially. We will store your information in our internal database unless you specifically request otherwise.
We are committed to diversity and inclusion in our organisation. We strongly encourage candidates from historically disadvantaged or marginalised groups to apply.