Job offer

We are hiring: Senior Expert (m/f/d) for working in an EU-funded research and innovation project

The Austrian Society for the Environment and Technology (ÖGUT) is the platform for the environment, business and administration. It develops innovative solutions for today's challenges in the areas of innovative building, energy, gender & diversity, resources, green investment and participation and contributes to their dissemination.

Aim of the research project

Developing end-user products and services for local and regional administration and their citizens as well as policy and business decision-makers in a co-design process by

  • providing downscaled decarbonisation trajectories, consistent with Europe's net-zero target
  • helping to upscale the implementation of mitigation and adaptation measures at local level


  • Proven experience in EU research projects (must-have: at least 3 years, ideally in project management)
  • Training and education (university degree) with a focus on climate change adaptation, climate mitigation, energy policy
  • Several years of professional experience in scientific work
  • Preferably experience with the concept of Just Transition
  • Very good knowledge of English (business fluent)
  • Solution orientation and self-confident appearance

Job Description

  • Project lead at ÖGUT
  • Leading a small, dedicated and highly motivated team
  • In case, support urban case studies in the area of participatory policy development

What we offer

  • Cooperative working atmosphere in an interdisciplinary team
  • Working environment in which work is carried out on relevant future topics
  • Flexible working hours, home office option
  • Greater employment and participation in other ÖGUT projects possible if desired
  • Offers in the area of company health care
  • Salary: EUR 3,700 for 40 hours, with the willingness to overpay with appropriate qualifications and experience

Please send your application stating your salary expectations to The application process is ongoing, and interviews will take place close to the time of application. When a suitable person has been found, the advertisement will be closed.



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