Our model for success is a better life for everyone and purposeful tasks for our employees. For more than 50 years, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), as a company of the German Federal Government, has been supporting the implementation of development policy goals worldwide. Together with partner organisations in more than 130 countries, we are involved in a diverse range of projects. If you want to make a difference in the world and develop yourself in the process, you've come to the right place. 

For our location in Bonn we are looking for a

Project manager (m/f/d) for the development of renewable energy projects

JOB-ID: V000051566

Assignment period: 02/01/2023 - 12/31/2023
Type of employment: full- or part-time

Job description

GIZ runs the Project Development Programme (PDP) as part of the German Energy Solutions Initiative on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action. PDP supports the realization of concrete renewable energy and energy efficiency projects in PDP target countries. By pre-developing specific, financially viable renewable energy projects for local companies, the programme fosters partnerships between German and local companies and supports German companies overcoming challenges when entering the new markets. Programme activities currently focus on 18 countries in South and South-East Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East. (More information about PDP is available here: https://bit.ly/3slKdxE).

Your tasks

  • Definition and implementation of the project development strategy in the field of solar electricity for the reduction of carbon emissions in PDP target countries
  • Project sourcing and development of the identified renewable project opportunities in the commercial and industrial sector of PDP target countries
  • Responsibility for the successful implementation of further PDP activities including studies, workshops and trainings
  • Mobilization of German companies for participation and cooperation with the PDP and the German Energy Solutions Initiative, respectively
  • Coordination of activities in the target countries in agreement with the PDP-Team
  • Collecting, monitoring and reporting the results of the programme across all PDP-target countries

Your profile

  • University-level degree in engineering, political science, economics or another relevant subject
  • Professional experience in the development of renewable energy and energy efficiency projects, especially in the field of photovoltaics
  • Expertise in technical, financial, and legal questions in the project development of renewable energy
  • Experience in the cooperation with the private sector
  • Experience in monitoring and reporting of GIZ-projects would be an advantage
  • Excellent self-organisation; Reliable and a highly motivated team player
  • Business fluent in English; German and/or French language skills are a significant advantage

We are looking forward to your application until 11/29/2022. More informations:

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