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WECF the Netherlands is seeking a new Director for its Utrecht office

27.07.2017 |

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WECF is looking for a new Director for its office in Utrecht, the Netherlands. We are seeking a colleague who shares our vision and mission to engage with women for a gender-just and sustainable future.

We are looking for someone who wants to work with WECF Internationalís network of 150 partner organisations in 50 countries across the globe, and our sister offices in Europe and the Caucasus.

Women's, feminist and sustainable development movements

The position at WECF Netherlands is a challenging and unique opportunity to engage both locally and globally with womenís, feminist and sustainable development movements. The position is a part-time position with the possibility to turn it into a full-time position in the future.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual who has experience in project and financial management, policy advocacy and fundraising, has good interpersonal skills and coaching skills, is preferably fluent in English and Dutch, is perseverant, flexible and able to cope with multiple parallel tasks and processes.

Job description

To apply or to download further information on the required qualifications, skills and experience for the role read the full job desciption here

WECF greatly values diversity and is open to applications from individuals of all backgrounds, irrespective of gender, ethnicity,  age, religion, or sexual orientation.

Deadline for applications

The deadline for applications is Wednesday 30th August 2017 12noon, CET. The Director is located in the WECF office in Utrecht, the Netherlands.

WECF International

WECF has offices in the Netherlands, Germany, France, Switzerland and Georgia. As a foundation under Dutch law ("Stichting"), the Dutch office functions as the secretariat of WECF International and primarily supports international activities with implementation often being done by staff in the other offices, with which the Dutch office closely cooperates. Together with the Executive Director, the Director of WECF Netherlands will explore what possibilities there are to expand WECFs activities and role in the Netherlands.

WECF International is an international network of over 150 womenís and environmental organisations implementing projects in over 50 countries and advocating globally to shape a just and sustainable world.

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