Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

At Global Environmental Institute (GEI) and Global Environmental Innovation Fund (GEIF), we are researchers and critical thinkers, keen to make a difference.

Our full-time staff is a family that supports each other to conduct project management and promotes our work impact around the world. GEI and GEIF expect that all full-time employees have a passion for excellent work and team players who promote and push us all to a higher standard.

GEI and GEIF are equal-opportunity employers, eager to welcome diverse expertise and perspectives from individuals of all nationalities, sexual orientations, religions and age. GEI and GEIF have the ability to support non-Chinese employees if the applicant’s qualifications meet the requirements for a Chinese Z work visa.

Thank you for your interest and good luck!

Application Requirements & Procedure

As we receive many applications, please be patient for us to respond. Applicants should be mindful to include all required materials as incomplete applications will not be considered. Thank you!

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS (please check job posting for specific details)

  • Education: Bachelors degree in related field required; Masters and/or Ph.D. level preferred. 
  • Work experience: Ideally at least 2 years work experience in related field for program officer level; 4+ years experience for program manager level and above. 
  • Language: High-level working proficiency in both Mandarin Chinese and English required; fluency in a third language a plus. 
  • Writing ability: Excellent technical and project reporting writing skills required in native language; ability to write professionally in the non-native language (English, Chinese or other) a plus. 
  • Technical skills: Experience in techniques, software and tools (e.g. GIS, Photoshop, etc.) will be specified in each posting.
  • Recommendations: Each applicant should have 2-3 professional references. 
  • Knowledge of GEI and environmental issues in China: We expect that applicants know our history and our work.


  1. Resume (Chinese and English versions), no more than 2 pages. PDF format.
  2. Cover letter (Chinese and English versions), no more than 700 words. PDF format.
    Be sure to answer these questions: 
         – Why are you a good fit for GEI or GEIF?
         – Why are you qualified for this position?
         – How will you contribute to the team? 
    State your potential start and expected salary.
  3. Writing sample (Chinese and English), no more than 3 pages. PDF format.  

Please apply via each respective job posting listed below. Thank you. 

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