|Position: Sustainable Energy Specialist||Location: Cairo, Egypt|
|Duration: 12 Months||Deadline: 31 August 2017|
The Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE) is an intergovernmental organization with diplomatic status that aims to enable and increase the adoption of renewable energy and energy efficiency practices in the Arab region. RCREEE teams with regional governments and global organizations to initiate and lead clean energy policy dialogues, strategies, technologies and capacity development in order to increase Arab states’ share of tomorrow’s energy.
For information on RCREEE and its activities, please visit http://www.rcreee.org
RCREEE is seeking a full-time sustainable energy specialist to join EBRD Green Economy Financing Facility (GEFF) engineering team.
More information about GEFF Egypt in: https://ebrdgeff.com/egypt/the-programme/the-facility/
In Egypt, GEFF provides finance and advice for private sector businesses to improve competitiveness, through high performance technologies and practices.
The facility supports Egypt’s green economy transition with €140 million of financing for energy efficiency and small-scale renewable energy investments.
Companies can request from banks participating in the facility:
The Facility in Egypt is a product of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), working in cooperation with the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) and the European Investment Bank (EIB).
GEFF’s partnership with donors is central to promoting the green economy. Donors provide critical support to GEFF projects that mitigate or build resilience to the effects of climate change and other environmental threats. The Facility in Egypt is supported by the European Union Neighbourhood Investment Facility and the EBRD Shareholders Special Fund.
The technical support is provided by a local GEFF team for various stages of project origination, investment appraisal and project implementation. This helps identify the best solutions and ensure quality green economy projects are successfully financed.
This team is a consortium of MWH, the Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RCREEE) and North South Consultants Exchange (NSCE). The overall objective of this Assignment is to ensure a successful and efficient implementation of the Egypt GEFF Project throughout its phases using the Key Learnings of pilot EgyptSEFF and working closely with the Participating Banks and other stakeholders (as appropriate).
The initial appointment will be for 12 Months including a 3 months’ probation period.
Contract renewal is subject to performance, business needs and availability of funding.
RCREEE is an equal opportunity employer and qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply.
To apply please send the following to email@example.com with “Sustainable Energy Specialist” as a subject line:
Deadline: August 31, 2017
Emails without a subject line will be automatically discarded.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.