Join the team as an Impact Assessment Specialist

Impact Hub stands at the forefront of fostering social innovation and entrepreneurship, offering a unique ecosystem where ideas flourish and impactful solutions are born. In this vibrant environment, the role of an Impact Assessment Specialist becomes crucial, acting as a bridge that links our diverse initiatives with our core mission of creating sustainable, positive change in society.

The Impact Assessment Specialist is responsible for designing, implementing, and managing impact measurement frameworks and systems to monitor, evaluate and assess the effectiveness of Impact Hub’s projects, programs and other initiatives driven by the company. This role involves developing key performance indicators (KPIs), monitoring impact metrics, analyzing data, and providing recommendations to align with the UN Sustainable Development Goals, (ESG) Environmental, Social and Governance measurements, relevant EU policies and other global standard best practices to enhance social, environmental, and economic outcomes. 

This position is well-suited for individuals that thrive in international environments, collaborating  with diverse stakeholders across various regions and cultures. 

You will play a pivotal role in leading the impact assessment and sustainability of a significant international project, dedicated to supporting Ukrainian start-ups as they relocate and integrate into various European countries. You will be instrumental in connecting these entrepreneurs with resources, investors, and public sector entities across the continent.

Key responsibilities but not limited to:


Impact Measurement Frameworks:

  • Develop impact measurement frameworks aligned with organizational objectives, theory of change, and industry best practices.
  • Identify and define key performance indicators (KPIs) and outcome measures for various programs and initiatives.
  • Design data collection tools, surveys, and methodologies to capture relevant impact data.


Data Collection and Analysis:

  • Implement impact data collection systems and processes, ensuring data integrity, accuracy, and reliability.
  • Conduct quantitative and qualitative data analysis to identify trends, patterns, and insights related to program impact.
  • Utilize statistical techniques and software tools to interpret data and generate meaningful reports.


Impact Reporting and Communication:

  • Prepare regular impact reports and dashboards to communicate findings, progress, and recommendations to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with marketing and communications teams to effectively convey impact stories and achievements.
  • Respond to inquiries and provide expertise on impact measurement and assessment methodologies.


Continuous Improvement:

  • Monitor the effectiveness of impact measurement systems and recommend enhancements or modifications as needed.
  • Stay updated with industry trends, research, and emerging practices related to impact measurement, management, and assessment.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of organizational strategies for improving impact outcomes.


Carbon Footprint and Environmental Impact Assessment:

  • Conduct carbon footprint calculations and environmental impact assessments for projects and organisations, utilising industry-standard methodologies and tools.
  • Analyze data to identify areas for improvement and provide recommendations for reducing environmental footprints.


International Collaboration:

  • Engage with international partners, projects, and stakeholders, adapting impact assessment methodologies to different cultural contexts and regional priorities.
  • Support the implementation of impact measurement initiatives in various countries to drive sustainable development.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a relevant field, such as environmental science, sustainability, international development, or a related discipline.
  • Proven work experience with impact measurement and management, with a strong track record in assessing project sustainability.
  • Proficiency in designing impact measurement frameworks, KPI development, and impact data analysis.
  • You should thrive in a fast-paced and purpose-driven work environment that provides high levels of autonomy.
  • Strong analytical skills, including experience with statistical software and data visualization tools.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to present complex information in a clear and concise manner.
  • Familiarity with industry standards and frameworks for impact measurement, ESG, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), or Impact Management Project (IMP) as well as carbon footprint calculation methods and environmental impact assessment tools.
  • Comfortable working in diverse international environments, with an understanding of cultural nuances and regional challenges.
  • Experience in project management, including the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.
  • Proficiency in English and Swedish (desirable) (additional languages are a plus).
  • Passion for sustainability and social entrepreneurship.
  • This role is based in Stockholm while occasionally requires traveling to connect with our global network and stakeholders. 
  • Full-time with a flexible working schedule.
  • 25 days of paid vacation days annually and local public holidays
  • Wellness allowance and pension
  • Contract length, undetermined; 6 months probationary period.
  • Full coverage of costs to attend requested internal/external workshops, conferences, and events; access to all company systems for work and communication.
  • Standard Job Benefits in Sweden in accordance with Swedish labor laws.



Competitive, Negotiable, as per prior experience of the candidate.

Global Network of Social Entrepreneurs and Innovators:

  • Access to a vast network of like-minded professionals and change-makers from around the world.
  • Opportunities for collaboration, knowledge-sharing, and partnership-building with other social entrepreneurs and organizations.


Professional Growth and Development:

  • Continuous learning and skill enhancement through workshops, webinars, and events organized by Impact Hub and its partners.
  • Exposure to cutting-edge sustainability practices and methodologies.


Meaningful Impact:

  • Be part of a mission-driven community and expose yourself to unique international challenges and opportunities that can create impactful solutions.


We are happy for you to apply as soon as possible but at the latest 30th of January 2024.

Please send your application to [email protected] include your CV, and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience, and any other supporting documents too. Subject: Impact Assessment Specialist position in the subject line of your email.

Only the selected candidates will be contacted for the interview phase in the recruitment process.

Upon initial screening, additional interviews will be conducted with selected applicants on a rolling basis until the position is filled.


We welcome people from all backgrounds, ethnicities, cultures, and experiences. Impact Hub is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender identity or expression. Research has shown that some applicants from more marginalised or vulnerable groups do not apply if they do not meet 100% of the criteria while those from better off, educated backgrounds apply even if they only meet 60% of the criteria. If you are in doubt but feel this job is a fit for you and in line with your own learning goals, please apply! All applications will be treated with the strictest confidentiality.