Start date: October 2022
Duration: 2 years (with a view to extending)
Location: Freiburg, Germany
Deadline for application: 15 July 2022
(Interviews will be conducted virtually)
ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability is looking for someone to develop our sustainable and innovation procurement work across Europe.
ICLEI is a global network of more than 2500 local and regional governments committed to sustainable urban development. Active in over 125 countries, we influence sustainability policy and drive local action for low emission, nature-based, equitable, resilient and circular development. At the European Secretariat, we have a team of over 100 people from over 20 countries representing different backgrounds, knowledge and experience. ICLEI\'s European Secretariat, is based in Freiburg, Germany with offices in Brussels and Berlin.
Working with ICLEI is an opportunity to work alongside some of the leading policy-makers, practitioners, politicians, and researchers in the field of sustainable and innovation procurement. ICLEI has been at the forefront of the sustainable, circular, and innovation procurement topic globally for 26 years. We support implementation, raising awareness, developing new approaches, capacity building and encouraging policy developments at the European and international level. In recent years, our work has expanded to cover the topic of circular economy.
We offer a friendly work environment, flexible working hours, international travel and training opportunities as well as a supportive approach to development. ICLEI is committed to providing an inclusive and supportive working environment and is a family friendly certified organisation with equal opportunities. We also strive to provide a good work-life balance.
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