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Call for Project Manager (CLOSED)



FYEG is opening a vacancy of PROJECT MANAGER starting from mid-January 2018 (exact date negotiable) in its Brussels office.

Location: Rue Wiertz 31, 1050 Brussels, Belgium,

Working time: 38 hours a week, flexible working hours and occasional need to work on weekends.

Remuneration: 1600 EUR gross / month + benefits worth 250 EUR / month

Contract type: Contract for one year with a possibility of prolonging.


Role description

The PROJECT MANAGER is responsible for implementing FYEG's Activity Plan and thematic projects. This means taking ownership of several FYEG's projects throughout each stage of their development: 1. submitting grant proposals and applications, 2. budgeting and financial management of projects, 3. coordinating project's prep teams, 4. project-related communication, 5. projects' logistics, 6. evaluation and reporting. This is a demanding role requiring good organization and time management skills, responsibility, ability to work independently and often under time pressure. The Project Manager will be reporting to Secretary General and the Executive Committee of FYEG.


Organization description

FYEG is an international NGO registered and operating under Belgian law. We are a dynamic youth organisation that unites Green youth movements, young Green activists and political organisations from all over Europe. We organize youth projects, summer camps, international trainings, conferences, political campaigns and serve as a youth lobbying organization and a platform for the exchange of ideas and knowledge. You can find more about FYEG at www.fyeg.org.

We are an equal opportunities employer with a strong commitment to transparency and inclusion. People from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply and we strive to have a diverse and inclusive working environment.



  • Excellent organisational skills and communication skills
  • Experience in project management, grant application and grant reporting (Erasmus+/European Youth Foundation, etc) and  organising events,
  • Ability to work independently and good organization of one's work;,
  • Good teamwork and personal communication skills;,
  • Facilitation skills;,
  • Good computer skills and ability to use various software, especially open source;,
  • Proficiency in English language(written and spoken);.
  • Flexibility to travel, available to work during weekends.


Skills that would be additional assets 

  • Knowledge of additional languages,
  • Involvement in or good knowledge of the Green movement and Green politics, in particular Young Greens,
  • Extensive experience of working in the non-governmental sector.



  • Following FYEG's yearly Activity Plan and timelines for specific projects,
  • Identifying project funding sources and preparing project applications,
  • End-to-end project management (from planning and fundraising to reporting),
  • Communication with different partners and representation of FYEG towards them,
  • Traveling for project purposes and working on weekends occasionally required.


Please apply by sending your CV and a short cover letter explaining how your experiences match the profile, what you think you can contribute to FYEG and your vision on the role of non formal education in work of European political youth organization; in one PDF file to office@fyeg.org by (CLOSED CALL)  with the subject “Project Manager application”