Full-Time

Startup & High Growth

Movemeback African oppportunity location
  • Tanzania

Revalue Nature Ltd - Carbon and Conservation Development Officer, East Africa Movemeback African opportunity cover image

Description

Revalue invests in nature for the long term. We provide finance and a world-class project development team to develop the highest potential REDD+ carbon projects across the tropical and subtropical belt. We use our view of the system to target projects which will meet the highest eligibility standards in the emerging market.
 

We are looking for an outstanding candidate to deliver carbon project design, monitoring and reporting for our East Africa projects.

 

We are not just another company in this space, we want to be the leaders, and we are rapidly scaling up our team to achieve it. We are looking for the most mission-driven, talented people to grow and scale our impact. If you are a system change leader and you are driven by our same values and mission, we want to know you.

Delivering natural solutions at scale requires diverse thinkers truly committed to revaluing nature through transparent, equitable partnerships and systems change. We seek a truly diverse range of applicants (by career stage, background, and approach) with a strong desire to hear from candidates who have experience of living and working in East Africa.

 

 

Role Responsibilities:

The role will be multi-faceted, but at its heart will be the need to:

  • Work directly with project proponents and our in-house project development experts to design and deliver the highest integrity carbon projects at scale
  • Monitor and manage healthy and effective in-country partnerships
  • Conduct project level research, due diligence, and problem solving
  • Deliver Project Design Documents, Monitoring, Reporting, and Verification documentation
  • See projects through validation and verification processes
  • Regularly report on project progress and KPIs
  • Anticipate, identify and effectively manage risks and challenges; proactively communicate these risks and mitigations on a regular basis

Criteria

Essential:

  • Practical knowledge of international carbon standards including Verra VCS, Verra JNR, ART TREES, CCB
  • Proven ability to apply technical and quantitative skills and provide quantitative and qualitative analyses (preferably in a Nature Based Solutions context)
  • Exceptional written English for technical and lay audiences
  • Excellent project management skills, and proven ability to deliver to deadlines
  • A love of nature; a strong affinity with conservation and restoration of Africa’s natural systems
  • Mission, values, and impact-driven
  • Outstanding problem solving and project delivery skills
  • Ability to produce high-quality professional documents to specific criteria
  • Experience and willingness to work in situ in challenging landscapes in collaboration with local teams
  • Willingness to join an international, remote working team
  • A proven ability to work effectively in diverse cultural settings
  • Resilience, and the ability to make difficult things happen
  • Willingness to live in Tanzania, East Africa

Desirable:

  • Experience in delivering PDDs, MRVs and supporting them through validation and verification processes
  • Excellent working knowledge of the application of FPIC and safeguards
  • Strong applied knowledge of working within national-level carbon and land-use regulatory frameworks and reporting systems
  • Fluency in Swahili

Benefits

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Shared purpose, culture, and values
  • Unbeatable work flexibility and balance
  • On-the-ground work in the most iconic nature landscapes of our planet
  • A truly diverse team of colleagues, partners, and clients
  • An agile team, with unrivalled experience and track-record
  • Exceptional career development opportunities

About Revalue Nature Ltd

Revalue Nature Ltd (“Revalue”) is a dedicated Nature Based Solutions company, with a mission to value, protect and regenerate nature.


Revalue provides finance, technical assistance and sales services to develop market the world’s highest-integrity carbon projects from nature. We have a global footprint, with a strong focus on Africa and its unique and precious natural assets.

 

Our operating teams have a deep understanding of what it takes to build early-stage businesses, and we have built a world-class in-house carbon project development team with a track record of getting things done. We are backed by SYSTEMIQ, a world-renowned environmental advisory and investment company, and are in rapid growth and scaling mode. 
 

We are not just another company in this space: we want to be the leaders, and we are rapidly scaling up our team to achieve it. We are looking for the most mission-driven, talented people to grow and scale our impact. If you are a system change leader and are driven by our same values and mission, we want to know you. Delivering natural solutions at scale requires diverse thinkers truly committed to revaluing nature through transparent, equitable partnerships and systems change. We seek a truly diverse range of applicants (by career stage, background, and approach) with a strong desire to hear from candidates who have experience of living and working in Africa.