CIPRA seeking new director


The International Commission for the Protection of the Alps (CIPRA) seeks a new managing director to start at the beginning of May 2018. The position includes the management of the organization; maintaining contacts with the national representations and international committees, such as the board, presidium and delegates assembly; being responsible of finances, including resource mobilization and project development, as well as of projects in individual cases. A focus of the work will be the political representation of CIPRA among bodies of the Alpine Convention and European Union, in close cooperation with the Deputy Managing Director. The place of work will be Schaan, Liechtenstein. The future Managing Director must be fluent in German.

Those interested in applying should send their documents along with two to three references by 21 January 2019 (exclusively electronically and as a single PDF document) by e-mail to

For further information, please contact Katharina Conradin, President CIPRA International, +41 79 660 38 66 (mobile phone). Initial interviews will take place on 5, 6 and 16 February 2018 at CIPRA International's office: Im Bretscha 22, LI-9494 Schaan, tel. +423 237 53 53.

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