Business Development Fellow at Impact Carbon / Impact Water

Fields: social enterprise, international development, global health, business, Africa

Location: Kampala Uganda

Deadline: Rolling

Details and Requirements: Impact Carbon’s mission is to improve health and the environment in developing countries through clean energy projects such as healthy cook stoves and water treatment devices that reduce carbon emission from household energy projects, and improve living conditions in the less- developed communities we serve. We leverage the financial returns from these projects to benefit local partners and people. Impact Carbon has also started a social business called Impact Water for water purification systems to schools. The Business Development Fellow position will be based in Kampala and will work in support of both Impact Carbon and Impact Water. We believe this will provide a very exciting and dynamic work experience and environment for the Fellow and the position will be expected to lead and manage within the respective assigned areas (note: this is not an internship and no distinction is made between Fellows and other full-time expat employees). We are looking for someone who can make a two-year commitment to strengthening our program in Uganda. Qualifications: Degree in business (accounting, finance or marketing), economics, or international relations; or another field but compliments by demonstrated entrepreneurial talent; Fluency in English; Strong business and financial experience with excellent quantitative and analytical skills; Experience with managing new (and ideally growing) programs/projects and/or substantial client management experience preferred ~ Desired Skills: Passion for entrepreneurial approaches to global development challenges; Interest in working and living in a bustling African capital city and contributing to the success of a proven improved cook stove project (Impact Carbon) and the scaling of an innovative safe water start-up (Impact Water); Must possess grit, emotional intelligence and a good sense of humor

Apply Here: https://www.globaljobs.org/jobs/16542-san-francisco-california-impact-water-ltd-business-development-fellow