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We are looking for a strong programme manager with a business development background to run our existing EA project portfolio and deliver regional growth through business development, networking, fundraising and innovation. You will have a proven track record in the design and delivery of projects in a renewable energy and/or international development context and proof of fundraising success in both the donor and the private sector.
Reporting to an East African board of trustees and a Global Programme Manager and working on the ground directly through local private and not for profit partners, you should be a self-starter, a clear communicator and results orientated.
Essential: Minimum qualification of a Bachelor Degree in International Development, Sustainability, Renewable Energy, Business Management or similar disciplines; Understanding and/or work experience and knowledge of the social, socio-economic and cultural barriers that the poor in East Africa face when adopting technology and applying it to improve their livelihoods
Location: Nairobi, with frequent travel to Nyanza & Western Provinces; occasional travel to the wider East Africa Region and UK
Salary: Up to 3.5m KES annual (dependent on candidate), plus benefits
On-Time Earnings: Bonus earnings up to % of salary subject to achieving pre agreed objectives.
Closing date for applications: Midnight 15th December 2013
Please send your CV and a covering letter (1-page only) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interviews: Starting 6th January 2014 by teleconference (Skype)
We are delighted to receive pro-bono recruitment support from:
Lime Search, a boutique executive search firm focused on recruiting senior professionals into the energy sector. As well as professional support, Lime Search staff each volunteer one day a month at Renewable World's Brighton office.
En-Spiral, the renewable, energy and low-carbon recruitment specialists, who provide pro-bono recruitment services to Renewable World as part of their commitment to corporate social responsibility.
Matchtech offers specialist engineering recruitment services to the UK renewable energy industry, and provide pro-bono recruitment services for our technical roles.