Tuesday, 6 August 2013

Renewable Energy and Climate Change Advisor Jobs at KPMG Tanzania

Job Title: Renewable Energy and Climate Change Advisor

Employer: KPMG Tanzania

Duty Station: Dar es Salaam

Application Deadline:20th Aug 2013


KPMG DAS wishes to secure the services of Renewable Energy and Climate Change Advisor who will be reporting to AECF Tanzania Country Representative (with a dotted line to REACT Manager).


Background:

The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) has contracted KPMG Development Advisory Services (KPMG DAS) to provide fund management services for the Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund (the AECF or the Fund).

AGRA have contracted KPMG DAS to set up and implement a “special windows” of the AECF (in essence a series of targeted competitions) called “Renewable Energy and Adaptive Climate Technologies (REACT) which focuses on identifying and funding innovative private sector projects in renewable energy (off-grid solutions, biogas, bio-mass) and climate adaptation services and technologies (water management, agricultural adaptation) Both windows became operational in Oct 2010.

Skills and Experience:

5- 8 years experience in renewable energy and/or climate change fields
Excellent planning, facilitation and mentoring skills
Experience of supporting private sector organizations to strengthen their operations
Experience of supporting organizations to strengthen their approaches to monitoring, learning and evaluation
Understanding of the Tanzania business operating environment
Understanding of the operations of Development Partners
Fluency in written and spoken English and Kiswahili
Person Specification
Graduate/Masters qualification in related field
High performing team player, able to contribute to the effectiveness of AECF Tanzania’s programme management, but also effective working independently and without supervision
Adaptability and flexibility intaking on,and contributing to, new approaches
Willingness to learn and support learning of others
Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
Results & Performance Advisor

Applications should be sent to the following address by:

 “AECF Professional Positions”
KPMG Tanzania, 11th Floor, PPF Tower
Garden Avenue/Ohio Street
P 0 Box 1160, Dar es Salaam.
E-mail: mlyamuya@kpmg.co.tz