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Associate Technical Assistance Management(M / F / D)

Closing: Apr 16, 2024

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Published: Apr 2, 2024 (17 days ago)

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  • As a Technical Assistance Associate in Nairobi, Kenya, you will lead and implement impactful projects for the Eco. Business Fund in Sub-Saharan Africa. Utilize your expertise in sustainable finance and stakeholder engagement to drive positive change and align technical assistance with our business strategy. Join our purpose-driven team and make a real difference in promoting sustainable development through market-based finance solutions.

What we expect:

  • University degree, preferably in business administration, economics, agribusiness, environmental areas, or related disciplines. Master's degree in environmental science, sustainable development, or related fields.
  • Proficiency in English is essential. French is considered an asset.
  • Previous relevant professional experience of at least 5 years, which may include (sustainable) finance, environmental consulting, sustainability standards, and/or project management.
  • Strong project management and organizational skills, with acute attention to detail.
  • Enthusiasm for impact investment, development finance, and international cooperation.
  • Ability to foster productive relationships with clients and project teams.
  • Possess an entrepreneurial spirit and interest for continuous learning.
  • Appreciation for working in an international environment, collaborating with international stakeholders, and willingness to travel regularly.


Responsibilities
  • As a Technical Assistance Associate in Nairobi, Kenya, you will lead and implement impactful projects for the Eco. Business Fund in Sub-Saharan Africa. Utilize your expertise in sustainable finance and stakeholder engagement to drive positive change and align technical assistance with our business strategy. Join our purpose-driven team and make a real difference in promoting sustainable development through market-based finance solutions.

What we expect:

  • University degree, preferably in business administration, economics, agribusiness, environmental areas, or related disciplines. Master's degree in environmental science, sustainable development, or related fields.
  • Proficiency in English is essential. French is considered an asset.
  • Previous relevant professional experience of at least 5 years, which may include (sustainable) finance, environmental consulting, sustainability standards, and/or project management.
  • Strong project management and organizational skills, with acute attention to detail.
  • Enthusiasm for impact investment, development finance, and international cooperation.
  • Ability to foster productive relationships with clients and project teams.
  • Possess an entrepreneurial spirit and interest for continuous learning.
  • Appreciation for working in an international environment, collaborating with international stakeholders, and willingness to travel regularly.


  • Project Management: Lead planning, execution, and implementation of technical assistance projects for both funds. Manage donor’s resources efficiently, ensuring project deliverables are met.
  • Technical Expertise: Provide subject matter expertise in sustainable finance, impact investing, climate finance, and related areas.
  • Stakeholder Engagement: Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, donors, partners, and internal teams to position the funds effectively.
  • Strategic Business Development: Engage in discussions to identify new business opportunities and align technical assistance with the overall business strategy for maximum impact on investment outcomes.
  • Communication: Keep stakeholders informed with clear reports, presentations, and updates on project progress and outcomes.
  • Continuous Learning: Stay updated with industry trends and contribute to knowledge sharing within the organization.
  • Capacity Building: Identify and coordinate training sessions for project beneficiaries.
  • Collaboration: Work with cross-functional teams to ensure project integration.
  • Innovation: Contribute to innovative approaches in technical assistance initiatives


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