Open positions


Due to a vacancy at the Climate Centre, we are immediately looking for an:

HR Advisor for the Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre 

(The Hague, 24 hours p/w) 

To support the Climate Centre most effectively, you will work within the Personnel & Organization department of the Netherlands Red Cross (NLRC) based in The Hague and report to the P&O Manager of the NLRC. In this position you will work closely with the Climate Centre’s HR Support focal point for day-to-day collaboration as well as the Netherlands Red Cross’ HR Advisor and the HR Support team from the International Assistance department. You will have a technical reporting line to the Climate Centre’s Associate Director. 

The HR Advisor is accountable for the provision of accurate and timely human resource management advice to the Climate Centre’s programme management team. The HR Advisor will take a lead role in the development of human resource policy, and advise where necessary on human resource related operations for the Climate Centre. 

We offer a part time appointment of 24 hours per week (based on 40-hour work week) for 1 year, with the possibility of extension.  

More information on this position and how to apply can be found here.  

Deadline: 2nd August 2021. 

Technical Adviser, Climate Finance

(20-32 hours/week)

The Climate Centre is recruiting a highly motivated Technical Adviser on Climate Finance with a strong background in climate policy, preferably with a good understanding of disaster risk reduction, development, and climate change. The successful candidate will contribute to developing and executing strategy, but also support specific countries in developing proposals and establishing relationships with key partners.

They are an important linking pin with other programmatic teams across the Climate Centre as well as with partners within and beyond the Red Cross Red Crescent.

Our two main requirements are:

  • Master’s degree in political science, economics or extensive experience in the field of climate change adaptation and sustainable development
  • Experience working with climate finance instruments (such as GCF, GEF, bilateral climate instruments, etc.) and/or intermediate institutions (such as UN agencies and development banks)

More information can be found here. Application deadline Sunday 25th July 2021.