Based in Berlin, the Schwarzkopf Foundation is looking for a new Executive Director of the European Youth Parliament.

The European Youth Parliament (EYP) is a pan-European peer-to-peer educational youth-led network that empowers young people from across Europe to be open-minded, tolerant and active citizens. The EYP is the biggest programme line at the Schwarzkopf Foundation, with a current team size of 5 employees and three long-term volunteers. Do you want to lead the team? Keep reading!


• Relevant working experience of four years, preferably in the NGO sector; with a strong
international background;
• Excellent English skills (spoken and written);
University degree (M.A. or equivalent);
• Previous experience with leading and managing international teams;
• Experience in working with volunteers and in volunteer organisations and/or with non-formal civic education of youth;
• Proven capacity to secure external funding for NGO activities and establish partnerships with external stakeholders; ability to represent the EYP at an international level;
Strong motivation to contribute to the long-term strategic development of our organisation.


  • Team management and leadership
  • Fundraising, partnership management and external representation
  • EYP Governance
  • Capacity building and project management


Please submit your application HERE before 29 February 2020! For more details, check HERE the complete call.


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