Hiring: apply to be our Urban95 Officer (CLOSED)

Published June 4, 2021

Closing date: 24 June 2021
Start date: July 2021

Full job description: may be downloaded here.

If you could see the city from a height of 95 centimetres – the average height of a healthy 3-year-old  – what would you change?

The Bernard van Leer Foundation is seeking a mission driven Urban95 Officer to join our Knowledge for Policy team. The officer will provide advice and technical assistance to our partners implementing scaling partnerships with Urban95 cities, help build internal and external capacity on implementation and monitoring of urban initiatives, scan global innovative urban practices to share with our country teams, and assist with Early Years Thought Leadership activities including coordination of our yearly Urban95 convening.

Interested in applying?

Please complete your application online through Applied, an online recruitment platform whose mission is to help organisations hire the best person regardless of their background.


You will be asked to submit 250-word answers in English to three questions related to the work of this role. We will review these and make a shortlist for the first interview, without knowing anything else about you – your name, country of origin, past work experience or where you went to school.

If you have any questions about the role or the application process, please contact Agnes Buis, Human Resources Officer at agnes.buis@bvleerf.nl.