Mirova Natural Capital 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. Mirova Natural Capital Limited is fully owned by Mirova a subsidiary of Natixis.
MNC is headquartered in London, with projects in Latin America, Africa and Asia. We currently have several funds under management – the Althelia Climate Fund (ACF), the Land Degradation Neutrality Fund (LDN), the Althelia Sustainable Ocean Fund (SOF) as well holding investment advisor roles for funds such as the AXA Climate and Biodiversity Fund and 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 and Policy Officer Manager / Director, reporting to the Managing Director to provide strategic guidance to the MNC platform and manage the emissions reductions project development element of 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.
This role is based in our central London office and will be a full-time position starting mid-late October 2020. Given the global pandemic, we can discuss remote working options. We offer a competitive benefits package including healthcare, dental & pension. Applicants should provide a CV and covering letter.
We are looking for someone with experience in developing/auditing REDD+ projects at the project level and experience with the requirements for nesting into jurisdictional and national REDD+ (gained by working to nest projects, or in designing such schemes with governments).
Interested applicants should apply here by 5th October 2020.