The Water and Energy for Food (WE4F) challenge fund is a partnership between the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of The Netherlands, the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).
Through WE4F, the partners want to expand the scale of innovations that impact the sectors food and water, food and energy or all three sectors of the nexus (food, water, energy) to increase the sustainability of agricultural food value chains, improve energy and water efficiency as well as improve climate resilient agriculture in developing countries and emerging markets in accordance with the SDGs, with a particular focus on the poor and women.
Berytech is leading a consortium made up of locally rooted, water-energy-food and entrepreneurship-focused organizations to deliver the WE4F founding partners’ vision for a Regional Innovation Hub (RIH) in the MENA Region.
The project will run over four years from July 2020 to July 2024.
Berytech is looking to expand its team by hiring the position of an Investment Manager.
As the Investment Manager, you will be responsible for working on the financial brokering and investment readiness program. The position requires a good understanding of fundraising activities, financial management and investment readiness knowledge. It also requires the ability to work consistently while meeting urgent deadlines. The Investment Analyst will directly report to the ‘Head of Financial Brokering and Investment Facilitation’ and collaborate closely with other functions such as technical assistance, communication and monitoring and reporting.
This position requires analytical skills, financial expertise, a professional and positive attitude, fund-raising experience, organization, and dependability. This is a challenging role, but, at the same time, makes available endless opportunities and learning.
The Investment Manager will be entirely responsible for working on the financial brokering and investment readiness program for WE4F RIH – MENA program. This would be inclusive of the following:
Knowledge and Skills
If you feel that you fit the profile, please send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org, including only in the subject email ‘WE4F Investment Manager’ Also, include a short paragraph (100 -200 words) stating how your skills are a perfect fit for the position. Only resumes sent with this paragraph will be considered.
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