Vice President Of Programs

The Vice President of Programs is a full-time role providing leadership in developing and implementing the programmatic goals and strategies of GGF through being connected to environmental and social justice movements, and by identifying emerging opportunities and needs at strategic points for impact.

In taking up this role, the successful individual will be instrumental to:
● Provide leadership and expertise for the operationalization of GGF’s strategic plan to ensure achieving organizational outcomes specifically from a programmatic perspective; ensure that the programmatic work substantively and effectively advances strategic goals, is highly relevant and responsive to context of environmental and social justice movements globally and is aligned with organizational priorities and values.
● Oversee strategy development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation for GGF’s program work ensuring our grantmaking process is robust, responsive and aligned with GGF’s values and strategy, and that our work generates solutions and addresses challenges and opportunities of our global network, with a particular focus on environmental and social justice movements.Ensure strategic alignment, synergy and cross-team integration among the programs team as well as across the development, communications and other GGF teams as well as GGF’s global network of coordinators and advisors in their efforts to make impact.
● Actively participate in the leadership of the organization, including participating as an active member of the Oversight Team, providing valued and solution-oriented input on critical problems, working with others to address programmatic, human resource, financial, legislative issues as they arise to ensure that GGF is effective in achieving its desired outcomes as well as undertaking itself as a strong and values aligned organization.
● Provide both strategic and operational advice to the CEO and ED UK on GGF’s work in areas under oversight.
● Support GGF staff in enhancing their capacities for planning, monitoring and evaluation, self-organizing and distributed leadership and other general competencies critical for GGF’s strong functioning

The Vice President of Programs will come into the role as part of a team of approximately 40 staff, in an organization which is financially stable, with a strong culture grounded in a commitment to learning and growing and mutual accountability. The Vice President of Programs is member of the Oversight Team, and in the present accountability structures are line managed by the President and CEO and will work closely with the ED of GGF UK while building and working in more self-organized and collaborative ways.


Please submit in English, a current CV, along with a cover letter explaining how why you want to work for Global Greengrants Fund and how you meet the requirements of the role. Please include “Vice President of Programs” in the subject line of the email and submit to by August 31, 2023 at 23:00 MT. Please see the detailed Job Description by clicking here. If you’re intrigued by this position, but feel like you don’t fit the profile precisely, please still do apply. You can ask questions or seek further information to feel able to apply by writing to .


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