Team Assistant - Climate & Energy (m/f) in Hamburg


World Future Council Foundation

The World Future Council consists of 50 eminent global change-makers from governments, parliaments, civil society, academia, the arts and the business world. Together they form a voice for the rights of future generations. The World Future Council (WFC) seeks to pass on a healthy planet and just societies to our children and grandchildren. The WFC addresses challenges to our common future and provides decision-makers with effective policy solutions. It was founded in 2007 by Jakob von Uexkull, Founder of the Right Livelihood Award, the Alternative Nobel Prize, and operates as an independent foundation under German law.

The World Future Council is looking for a

Team Assistant – Climate and Energy

Location: Hamburg, Germany (Applicants need to have an EU work permit)

Working hours: 40 hours per week

Note: This position is currently offered until 31 December 2019, due to project funding, but extension is possible and thus prolonging is desired.



To contribute to the development and implementation of the WFC`s Climate and Energy Programme.


Main responsibilities


  • Support project reporting in English and German
  • Organise and schedule meetings
  • Coordinate office management and carry out administrative tasks for the Climate Energy Team (incl. prepare meeting agendas, and take minutes during meetings, organise meeting follow-ups etc.)
  • Book business travel arrangements, including flights, transportation, and lodgings for senior management and other staff members
  • Support project management such as liaising with partners
  • Support development of fundraising proposals in English and German
  • Support organisation of policy dialogues (event management)




  • Strong commitment to environmental and social justice
  • Relevant work experience of 2+ years
  • Administrative and office management skills
  • Project management or event management experience
  • Professional fluency in German and English. Additional languages, especially Spanish or French is an asset
  • High IT literacy
  • Detail-oriented and organised
  • High level of self-motivation as well as ability to work as part of a team
  • Cultural sensitivity
  • Fundraising experience an asset


To apply, please email a cover letter, including salary expectations and your CV with your possible starting date to Anna Leidreiter at Subject heading: Team Assistant Climate & Energy and your name.


Deadline for applications: 8 March 2019. Only candidates invited for interview will be contacted. 

Mehr zum Job

Anzeigenart Stellenangebot
Arbeitszeit Vollzeit
Vertragsart Befristete Anstellung
Berufliche Praxis mit Berufserfahrung
Aus- und Weiterbildung Abschluss Hochschule / Berufsakademie / Duales Studium
Berufskategorie Administration und Verwaltung, Assistenz / Projektassistenz
Arbeitsort Dorotheenstraße 15, 22301 Hamburg


Stiftung World Future Council

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