Accredited Entities Manager (Talent Pool-hiring 2 positions)

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  • Added Date: Wednesday, 15 June 2022
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Grade: IS - 5

Deadline: 6 July 2022 (11:59 PM KST)

Location: Songdo, Incheon, South Korea

Salary: USD 128,600 net (plus attractive benefits, that include the following allowances (as appliable): Relocation, dependency, education assistance and home country travel

Recruitment is part of the Accreditation Talent Pool.

The mission of the Green Climate Fund is to assist developing countries to respond to climate change while bringing prosperity to their people. Established in 2010, the GCF invests in transformational climate projects in the developing world. The Fund makes an ambitious contribution to global climate action and channels significant financial resources into developing countries to help build low-emission and climate-resilient societies. It is country-driven and undertakes actions that reflect the circumstances of each country concerned and its national aspirations. The GCF is a key enabler of the 2015 Paris Agreement on Climate Change. Since its establishment, the GCF has approved 190 projects in 123 countries and has committed USD 10 billion in climate finance. In addition, it has built up an extensive program to support developing countries to identify their needs, in particular, those who are most vulnerable to climate change impacts. The GCFโ€™s diverse workforce is advancing its mission from its headquarters in South Korea. Our talented staff makes unique contributions to the Fund, enriching the institution through their combined expertise and professional commitment.

Position Objective

The Accredited Entities Manager is responsible for guiding the Green Climate Fund on and to deliver strategic programming with GCFโ€™s Accredited Entity partners. S/he will drive strategies for building programming partnerships with Accredited Entities to identify and scale-up transformational, country-driven project/programme pipelines as they develop and implement a portfolio of investments that helps achieve the Fundโ€™s strategies, while also positioning the Fund as key partner for these entities. S/he will also work in close collaboration with relevant Managers across the project cycle to ensure that pipeline development, post-approval, portfolio implementation and accreditation/re-accreditation needs of direct access entities are met. To this end, s/he will be responsible for coordination to reach legal agreements with Accredited Entities and related obligations, and guide the development of GCF policies taking into account Accredited Entity partners.

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