REDD+ Finance and Carbon Market Specialist, Terra Global Capital

Terra Global Capital is seeking qualified REDD+ Finance and Carbon Market Specialist candidates for major   deliverables that include; assisting countries with ambitious REDD+ plans by building capacity within those   countries to achieve long-term net emissions reductions from forests and land use and contribute to the evolving REDD+ framework.

Responsibilities:

  • Desk based literature and document reviews provided by REDD+ country partners
  • Development of spreadsheet based financial models, that are robust and user friendly
  • Evaluation of different financing structures for REDD+,
  • Prospecting to carbon market buyers,
  • Contribution to the papers and presentations prepared in English and Spanish on REDD+ finance, markets and operational topics for REDD+ countries
  • Creation of training (materials and facilitation) on REDD+ finance and carbon markets to diverse audiences in
  • English and Spanish.

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of five (5) years of combined experience in private sector finance and REDD+, forest carbon, payment for environmental services, carbon markets (voluntary or regulatory), and/or natural resource project finance;
  • Educational requirements include at least a Master’s degree in finance, economics, business administration, environmental finance, or a relevant environmental field with a substantial business background;
  • Exception financial modeling skills in excel;
  • Understanding of carbon markets and private sector financing structures;
  • Fluent in English and Advanced Spanish (4/4)
  • Training experience and exceptional verbal and written communication skills, especially in working across cultures preferred;
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills;
  • South American international experience.

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