The Regional Director for Europe, Turkey and EECCA (Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia)

Ref: 4204

Flexible within the region. Must have strong internet connection and be willing to collaborate with teammates across a range of timezones.

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Role Managed by:

Minaal Ahmed

Research Associate

t: +44 (0) 20 7340 6219


Primary Practice Group: Global Non-Profit Practice

Salary & Benefits: Commensurate with the seniority of the appointment.

Closing Date: 15/07/2019

We’re building a global climate movement. is an international NGO that is building a global grassroots movement to solve the climate crisis. Our online campaigns, grassroots organising, and mass public actions are led by volunteer organisers in over 188 countries. We view ourselves as a laboratory for testing new ideas to strengthen the climate movement and catalyse transformation around the world.

Having grown and evolved over 10 years, we are now looking for an ambitious, inspiring and strategic Regional Director to oversee the long-term planning, campaigning and growth across a broad and varied region, provide inspiring guidance and leadership to a multinational and passionate staff, and support a strong and growing climate movement in the region.

The Regional Director for Europe, Turkey and EECCA (Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia) will provide strategic leadership, programmatic direction and growth, for all programs and operations within the region, including overall guidance to a multinational staff, with the purpose of supporting and scaling up a strong climate movement in the regions stopping fossil fuel expansion and accelerating a just transition to renewable energy for all.

This person will also collaborate on the development of global strategy for, and lead DEI (Diversity, Equity and Inclusion) work within the movement.

The ideal candidate will bring a track record managing a cross-cultural team, a proven ability to operationalise mass campaigns or public activism strategies, significant experience with movements across the region and extensive understanding of the realities and cultural diversities across the region.

 The deadline for applications is 9am BST Monday 15th July 2019.

Position Type: Full-time; Compensation: Competitive based on location; Location:  Flexible within the region. Must have strong internet connection and be willing to collaborate with teammates across a range of timezones. wants to be an inclusive and collaborative group of people who bring a variety of approaches to the work we do. We’re committed to the principles of justice, and we try to build a workplace where everyone’s treated fairly and enjoys working together. We value new perspectives, ideas of all sorts, and different ways of working. Diverse perspectives and experiences improve the way carries out its work – including what we decide to work on and how creatively/effectively we do that. We do our best to make staff positions accessible to women, people of any ethnic background, people of any age, Indigenous people, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer people, disabled people, and other under-represented communities in our kind of organizations – including communities most impacted by climate change or impacted by other kinds of environmental, social, and economic injustice.

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