The European Climate Foundation was established in 2008 as a major philanthropic initiative to foster the development of a low-carbon society and help Europe to play an even stronger international leadership role to mitigate climate change. The foundation works through sectoral, cross-cutting and regional initiatives and collaborates with a wide network of partners to advance progress towards this shared goal.


Executive Director, European Relations (Brussels)

European Relations comprises ECF’s broad engagement on policy issues and campaigns at the supra-national and the national level, including on topics such as energy systems, transport, buildings and urban systems, and governance. The Executive Director will be responsible for leading, together with the CEO and others, the development of a European strategy that builds on(…)

Grants Officer (Brussels or The Hague)

As Grants Officer, you will be part of the Grants Administration team and report to the ECF Operations Manager. You will support 2-5 programmes, platforms or projects and will ensure consistency of approach and compliance with the internal processes. You will serve as the liaison between the programmatic work and the Finance department. Key responsibilities(…)

Director, Industry and Innovation

The main objectives of ECF’s Industry and Innovation Initiative are simultaneously to ensure that the decarbonisation trajectory of European resource processing and manufacturing industries (such as cement, steel, chemicals) is consistent with the goals of the Paris Agreement and to help significantly accelerate the lab-to-market process in Europe for commercialising clean technologies and solutions in(…)