Vacancy Announcement: Community Support Coordinator

Association Green Alternative (GA), an environmental advocacy group, is currently seeking a highly motivated and dynamic Community Support Coordinator under GA international Financial Institutions program, funded by CEE Bankwatch Network.

S/He will support communities and individuals whose rights were violated under IFI funded projects and programs, bring the voices of communities to decision-makers, national and international media, provide support in implementation of GA/BWN joint workplan

Required qualifications:

  • Relevant education, training or experience;
  • Minimum 3 years of experience (professional/volunteering) in the non-governmental sector, media and communication; 
  • Excellent spoken and written English and Georgian;
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills;
  • Management of multiple tasks;
  • Ability to travel in regions and outside of the country.

Main functions & Responsibilities;

  • Supporting and attending advocacy activities;
  • Building connections with communities;
  • Support GA/BWN campaigners in communication, fact-finding, events and etc;
  • Investigation of specific projects and support the development of complaints on local and international redress mechanisms;
  • Provide support to other GA/BWN events and meetings;
  • Sharing information to Georgian and international networks;
  • Providing blogs/infographics and other relevant media materials for Green Alternative and BWN web pages;
  • Closely communicate with BWN Democratization and HR team;
  • Attend internal and external meetings relevant to organizational outreach and staying on top of overall political context;
  • Provide input to fundraising and reporting activities if required;
  • Participate in team-wide processes, planning and evaluations;
  • Work on other projects as assigned by the Supervisor   

Preferred/desirable qualifications:

  • Relevant professional or voluntary experience within NGOs or media organizations; 
  • Experience working with social media
  • The letter of motivation should demonstrate why you want the job, stating why you wish to work for a Green Alternative and how your skills and experience are relevant for the job requirements detailed above ** applications without a motivation letter would not be considered. 
  • Contract type: temporary (2 years)
  • Additional information regarding the Green Alternative and CEE Bankwatch Network is available on  www.greenalt.org and www.bankwatch.org.

The position offers to in the multicultural environment, gives the possibility for professional growth; flexible working hours; The unique opportunity to work in a flexible and dynamic work environment; A direct experience with advocacy from the civil society perspective to national and international decision-makers; The possibility to take responsibilities and expand knowledge on IFI’s safeguard and sectoral policies, environmental and climate change processes.

Closing date for applications: 30 January 2022 by Midnight.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews 
Expected start date: 14 February 2022

Contact
Please send your CVs and motivation letters to   and indicate the job title in the subject line.