For the implementation of our ongoing EU-Projects we are looking for a

Project Director

(fixed term, full time contract)


Your tasks:

  • Management of the EU projects (INTERREG, Erasmus+ etc.) of the European Foundation for Education
  • Close cooperation with the Chairman of the European Foundation for Education, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schuster, retired Lord Mayor
  • Close cooperation with the representatives of the funding authorities
  • Communication with project partners from more than 10 countries, including universities, ministries of education, business associations and chambers, representatives of civil society
  • Administration, quality assurance, documentation, evaluation, reporting according to funding guidelines
  • Planning and implementation of national and international project meetings, trainings and events
  • Content related project management, scientific research


  • University degree (MA or equivalent)
  • More than 5 years of relevant professional experience in international project management, preferably INTERREG and Erasmus+ Strategic Partnerships
  • Confident appearance, strong communication skills, independent work
  • Fluent in spoken and written English, knowledge of German is desirable
  • Regional experience in the Danube region and knowledge of at least one relevant language is a plus
  • Intercultural competence, willingness to travel

The place of work is Stuttgart. The fixed term contract is limited until 31.12.2022.

Please send your application until 07.09.2020 by e-mail to Dr. Ágnes Sebestyén, Project Director, European Foundation for Education, .

Download the announcement in English or German.