Business Development Officer

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed

Furrer Foundation

Position: Business Development Officer, Carbon Credits

Location: Lusaka

Job Description:

We are looking for an experienced business development manager. You will lead business development activities for a new carbon developer in close collaboration with the Zambian CEO, including setting up the procedures, support the development and tracking of strategic initiatives and spearhead reporting efforts.

Key Job Responsibilities:

Lead the setup of monitoring and tracking procedures for strategic initiatives.

Lead the monitoring of operational performance indicators across all projects in Zambia.

Lead the analysis of operational and other business performance indicators, including formulating strategic suggestions for the operating business.

Support implementation of strategic initiatives under the leadership of the local CEO.

Support for all stakeholder engagements including investors, clients and government.

Desired Candidate Profile:

Master’s degree in finance, economy, and/or project management-related field.

Strong analytical capabilities as well as a proven execution track record in a company setting.

5 years of experience in business development, consulting, or similar roles.

Strong passion for conservation and/or rural development.

Expertise in all Microsoft Office programs is required.
Excellent verbal and written communication across a wide range of audiences.

Should be open to travel.

If you are interested in becoming a part of this venture, email your CV to [email protected] .

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