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Investigations Officer Greenpeace

GREENPEACE BELGIUM is hiring an Investigations Officer (m/f) who dreams of working for a better environment, and who is looking for a challenge in an internationally structured NGO.

Greenpeace is an independent global campaigning organisation that acts to change attitudes and behaviour, to protect and conserve the environment and to promote peace.

Your tasks:

  • Provide the program department with the necessary intelligences, by executing and  co-ordinating investigations.
  • Dig up stories and content to expose environmental issues.
  • Maintain and collaborate with a network of investigative journalists.
  • Report on the outcome of performed research and investigative work.
  • Provide training for staff, volunteers and external providers involved in investigative projects.
  • Supervise investigative operations performed by volunteers, staff and external providers.
  • Work in close collaboration with external media and other Greenpeace offices.

Your profile

  • You are motivated by the Greenpeace values and objectives.
  • You are fluent in French, Dutch and English.
  • You have relevant professional experience, e.g. in investigative journalism.
  • You have excellent analytical skills.
  • You have a profound knowledge of using the internet to unravel information.
  • You feel comfortable giving trainings.
  • You know the Belgian society well, in particular the journalistic landscape, and you are able to build and maintain a network of contacts.
  • You are used to deal with confidential and sensitive information.
  • You have strong planning skills and are capable to overview multiple projects.
  • You perform well under time pressure and you are stress resistant.

Our offer:

  • A full-time permanent contract (part-time options can be discussed);
  • A dynamic and pleasant working environment;
  • Interesting additional benefits (meal vouchers, a complete 13th month, hospitalisation insurance and additional holidays);
  • A challenging job.

We invite you to consult the detailed job description.

Interested in this job offer? Send your application letter and cv in English, Dutch or French by e-mail to , with as subject 'Selection Investigations Officer'. You need to apply before the 13th of February 2017.