The German Center for Research and Innovation (GCRI) New York is seeking a full-time, in-house Program Officer. The initial contract will be issued for one year with the possibility of renewal.


Event organization and management
Accounts payable and receivable
Budget preparation
Database management
General office management and administrative duties


Fluency in English and German
2 – 4 years of work experience in an office environment
Excellent organizational skills and ability to multitask
Professional experience with event organization and management
Self-starter who likes to work in a team
Must like work with numbers and be very detail-oriented
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel
Knowledge of science and research institutions in Germany and the US/Canada is a plus

Applicants must be U.S. citizens or green card holders (we cannot sponsor a visa)

Salary range: 59K – 66K depending on experience, plus health and retirement benefits

Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to:

Ms. Solveig Berkman at and to

Mr. Gerrit Roessler at 

with the subject line “Program Officer GCRI

Application deadline: March 31, 2018

Start Date: May 15 or June 1, 2018