AECF staff are instrumental in the work that we do to ensure a prosperous and enterprising rural Africa. AECF offers you an opportunity to be part of the team impacting the lives of millions of rural poor across Africa through the over 266 investments it has made in private sector that have resulted in job creation, improved livelihoods, improved health and reduce emissions.
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As a staff member, you will join a team of professionals from across Africa, who are dedicated, dynamic and passionate about the work they do.
The AECF is seeking a Climate Finance Specialist responsible for identifying, developing, and managing climate finance activities that contribute significantly to the achievement of AECF’s mission of building resilience, low carbon economies and sustainable incomes for rural and marginalised communities in Africa.
In particular, s/he will support the design and development of climate responsive projects and programmes that offer resilience, low carbon development pathways and growth opportunities for enterprises and low-income households. Further, he/she will principally be responsible for mainstreaming climate change adaptation and mitigation measures into AECF’s interventions.
The AECF is looking for a Senior Technical Advisor (STA)- Strategy and Market Growth (Renewable Energy) who will be responsible for:
Supporting AECF’s investees in the Renewable Energy sector to improve their sales and overall competitiveness through provision of blended advisory services (coaching, consulting, training, linkage facilitation) in strategy, sales, marketing, and distribution.
Being a reference for all strategy and market growth needs of the companies and offering solutions aligned with the company strategies, positioning, brand, and value propositions.
The AECF is looking for a Senior Technical Advisor (STA) -Financial Management who will be responsible for:
Supporting AECF’s investees in the Agribusiness and Renewable Energy sectors, to improve on their financial management standards through provision of blended advisory services (coaching, consulting, training and linkage facilitation).
Being a reference for all finance and accounting needs of the companies and will also be involved in the daily tasks with the rest of the teams (in the Advisory Studio and staff).
Playing a key role in developing /pivoting SMEs financial management policies and strategies in alignment with the SMEs’ business and financial models.
Improving the financial performance of the AECF investees.
The AECF is looking for a Grant Writer who will support the identification of grant funding opportunities, development of high-quality grant donor funding concept notes and proposals and donor stewardship for the AECF.