The Project Officer supports the development and implementation of Hivos-led carbon finance projects. These projects are part of the Green Society programme (Renewable Energy and Sustainable Food) of Hivos and registered by the Gold Standard Foundation.
The Project Officer facilitates the monitoring and verification of emission reductions, and supports the development of other benefits of domestic biogas and clean cook stoves projects. In collaboration with more senior staff you are responsible for the marketing of carbon credits to buyers on the international voluntary market. This responsibility also entails the communication activities of the carbon finance unit.
The Project Officer works in close liaison with colleagues of the Green Society programme at Hivos Head Office and Regional hubs in Africa, South East Asia and Latin America.