Advisor (m/f/d) – Climate Mitigation and Finance

the greenwerk GbR

We are currently looking for a highly motivated, skilled and communicative individual to support our team in Hamburg as

Advisor – Climate Mitigation and Finance (m/f/d).

We offer flexible and open working surroundings in a dynamic market for climate change mitigation solutions. Please consider the details below:

Your tasks:

  • Project management, overseeing of project processes, communication with clients and coordination of stakeholder engagement processes
  • Elaboration of funding proposals for international donors and climate funds (Green Climate Fund (GCF), Global Environment Facility (GEF), Mitigation Action Facility, etc.)
  • Determination, calculation and evaluation of GHG emission reductions
  • Support of GCF Readiness and Support Programme Activities
  • Advising ministries and implementing / donor organizations on international climate policy and climate finance
  • Support and processing of various advisory / research / analytical activities on aspects of international climate policy and finance
  • Working in partnership with our international clients, including on-site assignments (mainly in the global South)
  • Various activities in acquisition processes and business development

Your Qualification:

  • Completed studies (master's or similar) with a background in engineering, environmental sciences, economics, or similar
  • 3-5 years of professional experience in a similar field, as advisor with project responsibility and experience in development cooperation
  • Practical experience with climate finance proposal development (Green Climate Fund, Global Environment Facility, NAMA Facility), and/or carbon market project development (CDM, voluntary standards)
  • Robust understanding of the determination, calculation and evaluation of GHG emission reductions in various sectors, e.g. from CDM, voluntary market standards, GHG Protocol
  • Experiences in climate-relevant sectors, especially in the energy, transport and / or industrial sector are an advantage
  • Knowledge of international climate policy / finance
  • Independent and result-oriented working style as well as strong communication skills and ability to lead project teams
  • Project management experience, a careful way of working and very good knowledge of the fundamentals of scientific work
  • Willingness to travel internationally
  • Proficient German and English skills, good command of Spanish or French is an advantage
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), advanced Excel knowledge is an advantage

Start and Duty Station:

  • As soon as possible in Hamburg, Germany

What we offer:

  • A dynamic work environment with exciting challenges in the field of international climate finance, climate action and climate negotiations
  • A young, motivated team
  • Transparent and fair payment based on the TVöD (public service collective agreement)
  • Attractive and flexible working hours
  • Office space in the center of Hamburg, as well as flexible solutions for working from home

About the greenwerk:

the greenwerk. advocates fair and sustainable use of global resources, access to renewable energies for all and the ambitious implementation of the Paris Agreement. We offer advisory services in the field of climate and energy policy, with a focus on instruments and activities for GHG reduction, the promotion of renewable energies and climate finance.

Our expertise is based on many years of experience in climate policy and the energy sector and, in particular, in the practical implementation and analytical support of instruments, processes and negotiations under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). the greenwerk. was founded in 2014 and currently has 8 permanent employees.

We also work with a network of experts.


If we have attracted your interest, please send us your complete application documents (cover letter, résumé, certificates) by email to

the greenwerk GbR
Große Theaterstrasse 14
20354 Hamburg
Herr Björn Dransfeld
0176 72856437
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