Program Manager Environmental Justice

 Heinrich Böll Foundation, the German Green Foundation is currently offering a position in its Middle East Office ( in Beirut:

 Position: Program Manager at Heinrich Böll Foundation’s Middle East office in Beirut

Working Time: full time, 40 hours per week

Starting Date: 01/08/2024

Duties include:

·         Assume overall responsibility for the hbs´ Environmental Justice program component focusing on ecology and energy politics in Lebanon, Syria and Iraq including development, planning and implementing the program in consultation with the Office Director.

·         Explore, plan and implement project ideas in cooperation with local, regional and international partners

·         Review project proposals; prepare budgets and monitor projects, develop capacity building and other support for partners

·         Give input and assistance to projects related to the region handled by other hbs offices

·         Provide reports and analysis about relevant developments

·         Establish and maintain liaison with local and regional partner organizations

·         Undertake specific literature review, policy research and writing assignments in order to contribute to the production of strategic planning documents

·         Content support for the office website and publications


Candidates should have the following qualifications:

·         Academic degree in Environmental Sciences / Environmental Politics or related field

·         Excellent grasp of ecology, climate change and energy politics in Lebanon (Syria and Iraq an asset)

·         Extensive knowledge in program planning, implementation and administration

·         Work experience with academic institutions , civil society and/or think tanks

·         Demonstrated ability to function independently within a broad framework, conceptualize programs in a creative manner and interact with individuals and non-governmental as well as governmental institutions in a professional way

·         English and Arabic proficiency in written and oral communication required. Good computer skills.

·         Ability to travel


Please send a resume of no more than 2 pages and letter of interest using the subject line PM Ecology 2024 no later than 15th of May 2024 to the following email: