Althelia Funds is an impact investment fund platform that makes investments targeted at promoting conservation, improving local communities and generating sustainable products, in both terrestrial and ocean landscapes. Althelia Funds is managed by Mirova Natural Capital Limited, an affiliate of Mirova Natural Capital and Natixis Investment Managers.
Althelia Funds is headquartered in London, with projects in Latin America, Africa and Asia. We currently have three funds under management – the Althelia Climate Fund (ACF), the Land Degradation Neutrality Fund (LDN) and the Althelia Sustainable Ocean Fund (SOF). Althelia Funds are also the appointed investment Advisor to the AGRI3 Fund. Althelia Funds are in the process of launching other financing vehicles in the sustainable landuse space.
This opportunity is to join the London team as the Technical Officer, reporting to the Chief Technical Officer to manage the emissions reductions and sustainable production element our existing portfolio projects as well as lead on technical screening and due diligence of pipeline projects for new funds. The role will have a global mandate and require travel to visit investment sites.
We are looking for someone with experience in developing/auditing REDD+ projects. The ideal candidate will also have experience in sustainable commodity production (cocoa, agroforestry, palm oil) and be able to take technical responsibility for these investments under the supervision of the Chief Technical Officer.
This role is based in our Primrose Hill office and will be a full-time position starting on May 15th 2019.
We offer a competitive benefits package including healthcare, dental & pension. Applicants should provide a CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by 28 March 2019. Please put the job title you are applying for as the subject of your email to make sure your application does not get lost.
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