VACANCY: Deputy Team Leader in Mozambique

Job Description

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For an upcoming programme on Rural Energy Supply in Mozambique, we (Mott MacDonald) are currently positioning and therefore looking for a Deputy Team Leader.

Job Description
The Deputy Team Leader / Market Development Fund (MDF) Manager will have primary responsibility for designing and overseeing the operations of the MDF Fund in the programme.
- Support the TL in the overall management of the Programme, the team, and the implementing partners of of the programme;
- Support the TL with planning, budgeting, and implementation;
- Responsible for all aspects of fiduciary risk management of the Fund;
- Responsible for the design of the MDF Fund through the Operations Manual;
- Responsible for the design of the Financial Management Manual;
- Develop and manage the Call for Proposals (including development of tender documents);
- Manage the contracting of Implementation partner (incl. the due diligence process);
- Oversee the implementation of Projects under the MDF, and ensuring partners report on operational and financial progress;
- Ensure that funds are appropriately spent on agreed activities by Implementing Partners and quality requirements are met;

Candidate Specification
- Master degree in Business Administration; Accounting; or similar;
- At least seven years of experience as manager of sizeable (investment or capital venture) Funds;
- Previous experience of working on / managing DFID programmes (knowledge of DFID requirements);
- Proven track-record in Fiduciary risk management;
- Knowledge of financial/investment models for the (renewable) energy sector preferred;
- Experience working with international donors preferred;
- Previous work experience in Mozambique is preferred;
- Strong skills in communication;
- Fluency in spoken and written English required and Portuguese highly desired.

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