Director of Finance and Strategy
Full-Time
Metro Manila
We are seeking a Director of Finance & Strategy with 2-3 years of experience in management consulting, financial modeling, and conducting in-depth carbon market analysis to identify opportunities for strategic decision-making. The best candidate has strong proficiency with numbers and math for business purposes and has experience in the sustainability and decarbonization sector.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct comprehensive external research, consolidate information into coherent presentations, and build financial models for ongoing projects and future project proposals.
  • Analyze the carbon market and identify potential partners and project investors from climate funds and corporations with net zero commitments 
  • Undertake in-depth carbon market analysis, identifying trends, insights, and opportunities for strategic decision-making both to inform company strategy, as well as, to build a credible advisory offer to corporate buyers of our carbon credits
  • Assess potential revenue-generating initiatives which compliment the carbon credit revenue stream (e.g. non-timber forest products) and other economic opportunities for our community-based partners in provincial Philippines
  • Supervise the flow of money from multiple sources and ensure proper monitoring of cash inflows and outflows working with our professional accounting and tax firm to address any discrepancies from the budget vs. actuals
  • Work closely with the executive team in preparing and presenting regular company reports to stakeholders, including summarizing the story behind the financial statements from the accounting firm
  • Present to clients on the financial model of a given project with confidence and candor to build rapport with the potential corporate buyers and nature investors

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance, or related fields. 
  • With 2-3 years of experience in management consulting, financial modeling, and/or business development
  • Strong proficiency with numbers and math for business purposes (e.g. NPV, IRR)
  • Advanced proficiency in Google Suite (Sheets, Slides, etc), with strong analytical, communication, and presentation skills
  • Experience in the sustainability and decarbonization sector, especially in carbon credits or the carbon market, is highly desirable
  • With strong oral and written communication skills
  • A keen interest in and eagerness to learn more about nature-based solutions
  • Key desire to join a small team of a fast-growing startup and willingness to creatively solve problems, even outside of main responsibilities
  • Willing to do fieldwork and community engagement when necessary

How To Apply

Only job applications received through this form will be considered: https://forms.gle/7M7gpJ8v3NdB4wEF9

Deadline of application is on April 15, 2024. Only successful applicants will be notified on the next steps.

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