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Climate Finance & Green Investment Manager

Company: FOKABS Inc.
Location : Ottawa,ON
Company Profile

FOKABS is a climate change and sustainability consulting and solutions provider. Its  mission is to advance climate-resilient and low-carbon development. It provides services mainly in developing countries to diverse international institutions such as the United Nations, World Bank, Green Climate Fund (GCF), bilateral donors and national governments. 

Job Description

You will support the implementation of the new strategic goals of the company. This will require working very closely with FOKABS’ experts, partners and clients on climate change and development issues across different sectors.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
 Coordination: Support the implementation of FOKABS’ five-year strategic plan;
 Engagement: Develop and strengthen relationships with clients across the globe;
 Capacity building: provide technical support during climate change trainings;
 Supervision: supervise interns and junior staff;
 Research: conduct research in the areas of adaptation, mitigation, renewable energy, NDC, climate finance and REDD+;
 Publications: Publish climate change reports and peer reviewed scientific articles;
 Business development: Develop high quality and innovative technical and financial proposals;
 Project implementation: prepare, manage, implement and monitor project activities
 Review climate change and green investment proposals;
 Conduct pre-feasibility and feasibility studies for climate change projects;
 Conduct baseline studies and evaluations of donor-funded climate change projects; 
 Travel up to 30% of the time;
 Perform other related duties as required.

 Master’s degree in climate change, carbon management, environmental management, renewable energy, environmental sciences or related fields;
 At least 5 years’ experience in climate change adaptation and mitigation related activities;
 Experience in elaborating national climate strategy, plans or policy;
 Experience in writing successful technical and financial proposals;
 Experience in reviewing climate change projects;
 Experience in UNFCCC processes will be an asset;
 Strong record of peer-reviewed scientific publications;
 Experience in working in both French and English languages.

How to apply:
Send your CV and cover letter to info@fokabs.com
Please use the following format in the subject line: first name and last name, job title of
position you are applying for.

Only those who meet the requirements will be contacted.

Deadline for application: October 31, 2020.

Preference will be given to Canadian citizens or permanent residents.