Vacancy: Project Assistant for Armenia office Heinrich Böll Foundation South Caucasus

Vacancy: Project Assistant for Armenia office Heinrich Böll Foundation South Caucasus


South Caucasus Regional Office of the Heinrich Böll Foundation is seeking for a part time (50%) Project Assistant for its Green Academy annual green educational project in Armenia. This is a four month employment for the period of September 2018 - December 2018 with an option for prolongation. The Green Academy educational project is comprised of 3 sessions (September, October, November) and one final wrap up session for students and young graduates in Armenia. 

The Heinrich Boell Foundation, affiliated with the Green Party of Germany, is a legally independent political foundation. For more information about the Heinrich Böll Foundation and its activities, please visit and

Under the guidance and direct supervision of Armenia Programme Coordinator and in close collaboration with the Regional Office in Tbilisi, the  project assistant will

  • Assist in detailed planning all four sessions of the academy
  • Communicating with the participants on the dates and details
  • Follow up communication for local experts (contracting data, handouts, dates etc)
  • Assist in bidding process for services for the Academy (catering, transportation, etc)
  • Book travel arrangements of the experts and participants of the Academy
  • Dealing with the logistics of the Academy
  • Assisting at the sessions of the Academy
  • Preparing minutes of all four sessions of the Academy
  • Assist in evaluating the Academy

Qualifications and experience:

  • BA degree in social, political science or law or comparable qualification
  • At least one year experience in Project Management in the spheres of Education, Democracy, or Human Rights
  • Excellent verbal and written command of Armenian and English languages, preferably German as well
  • Excellent time-management, communication and organisational skills
  • Good computer skills, especially MS Office and Excel
  • Preferably, experience in gender sensitive project planning & implementation.

Candidate should demonstrate commitment and devotion to the mission and values of the Heinrich Böll Foundation.

Working place: Yerevan, Armenia.

How to apply:

Interested candidates should send (1) Motivation letter (in English) and (2) CV by e-mail to and no later than July 7, 12:00 am.

Please, indicate “Armenia Project Assistant” in the subject line. Belated or incomplete applications will not be considered. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Candidates will be selected on the bases of a written test (in Yerevan) by mid July and an interview (in Tbilisi) by the end of July.


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