Job: United Republic of Tanzania: Field Officer-Business Mentoring (2 positions)

Energy 4 Impact (E4I) supports the growth of energy-focused micro, small and medium sized enterprises, as a means to drive economic prosperity and contribute to energy access in the region in a way that is inclusive of people living in poverty. As one of the E4I programmes, Women Integration into Renewable Energy (WIRE) Value Chains in Support of The Partnership on Women’s Entrepreneurship in Renewables (wPOWER) seeks to empower women clean energy entrepreneurs and expand clean energy access for poor and rural communities. Working at the grassroots level in Tanzania, WIRE promotes entrepreneurship of small-scale clean technologies such as solar products, clean cookstoves and briquettes to drive green growth and directly integrate women into the energy access value chain.

The programme in Tanzania has integrated more than 200 women in Lake Zone regions of Mwanza, Geita, Mara and Simiyu into the renewable energy supply chain by providing them with business and technology training, mentorship and supporting them to access to finance and marketing opportunities.

Energy 4 Impact wishes to recruit two (2) field staff who will undertake full time work in the position of “Field Officer - Business Mentoring”, who will promote the programme’s objectives by helping cookstove, solar lighting and briquette entrepreneurs by supporting their linkage to financial institutions as well as promote their businesses and leverage credit from financial institutions.

The Field Officer will work with a group of enterprises in a specific project cluster in one of the four regions.

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Deadline: 14 July, 2017.