Employee (m/f/d) in Project management and capacity development

04/01/23 - For our Capacity & Community Building team in Gräfelfing near Munich, we are looking for (initially temporary) for the next possible date in full time an Employee (m/f/d) in Project management and capacity development

Naturland - Association for Organic Agriculture e.V. promotes organic agriculture worldwide and, with 140,000 farmers, is the largest international association for organic agriculture in Germany. As a future-oriented association, organic competence and social responsibility belong together for Naturland.

We are looking for an

Employee (m/f/d) in Project management and capacity development
Focus on a cooperation project for the development of organic farming in Georgia (approx. 50 percent)


Your tasks

  • Steering of a partnership project in Georgia (KVP) for the promotion of organic farming and its structures
  • Content and financial monitoring of the project's progress on the basis of the application, approval and detailed planning
  • Preparation of technical and financial project reports and project accounts
  • Supervision and backstopping of local project staff in Georgia and recruitment of experts in the project
  • Capacity development and training of actors and organisations in organic farming
  • Technical supervision and coordination of international educational activities and projects 
  • Coordination of education and training sessions, learning content and materials (in English and other languages)
  • Cooperation and coordination with strategic partners and project partners, e.g. foundations, GIZ, SEQUA


Your Profile

  • Completed studies or training as well as practical experience in project-relevant fields (e.g. agriculture, education, project management)
  • Experience in project management and/or organisational development 
  • In-depth knowledge of growing different crops in organic farming (in Georgia probably wine, tea, nuts, wild collection and berries).
  • Several years of professional experience in the field of adult education, capacity building and/or development cooperation
  • Project-relevant language and experience in an international context
  • Excellent knowledge of English, good knowledge of German, other languages desirable
  • Independent and self-reliant action as well as a careful and goal-oriented way of working
  • Willingness to work, innovative spirit, initiative, flexibility and the ability to work in a team
  • Willingness to travel


We offer

  • A varied workplace with an innovative eco-association
  • A responsible job with an independent way of working in a dynamic, motivated and committed team
  • Attractive additional benefits such as company pension scheme, sports facilities, Ticket Plus and job bike
  • Employment relationship initially until the end of the project (30.11.2025) with very good prospects of a permanent position
  • Remote work possible by arrangement 


How to apply

We look forward to receiving your detailed application, stating the possible starting date and your salary expectations, until 23.01.2023, preferably by email to: Naturland - Association for Organic Agriculture e. V.

To the attention of Ms Ursula Herz, e-mail address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Naturland e. V.

Kleinhaderner Weg 1
82166 Graefelfing
Tel. +49 (0)89 898082-0
Fax +49 (0)89 898082-90
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