Okavango Capital Partners aims to generate competitive returns by targeting investments that combine strong commercial fundamentals with active opportunities to empower rural communities and strengthen ecosystems. It plans to make investments in the food security, climate technologies, and domestic nature tourism sectors across Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, and Zambia. Okavango has also established long-term strategic partnerships with the African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) and Conservation Capital to enhance the team’s expertise and networks.
Okavango is seeking a high-performing individual who will support the overall investment process, from both commercial and impact perspectives by identifying investment opportunities, developing strategies to enhance value, and performing analytical and modeling efforts. The role will be part of a team of seasoned investment and impact professionals and work closely with Okavango Capital’s senior team as well as conservation experts at AWF. This position will be based in Okavango’s headquarters located at AWF offices in Nairobi.
Interested candidates are invited to submit a cover letter, detailed CV, and a writing sample as a single PDF document indicating daytime telephone numbers, address, and the names of three referees. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Given the urgency in filling this position, candidates will be screened on an ongoing basis and the position will be closed once filled.
Closing date: October 18, 2018
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