Help build a climate-resilient future with us, come and join our team of experts. We are looking for motivated individuals who not only enjoy, but also thrive in taking on new challenges!

We offer a working environment at the conjunction of research, policy, praxis and the opportunity to work with a highly qualified and motivated team. Your chance to discover the world through our global network of projects. We have flat hierarchies and offer a flexible working enviroment with many opportunties to broaden your horizon through the many programmes offered at Frankfurt School.

We are looking for motivated individuals who not only enjoy new challenges, but who also thrive in taking them on. Independent, self-driven team players, who take on ownership and responsibility to support the team. We are looking for highly qualified climate finance experts and newcomers to climate finance who have the right mind-set. People who want to build a climate-resilient future with us.

If this is you, what are you waiting for – contact us, we look forward to hearing from you!

Project Manager / Project Coordinator (f/m/x)

Frankfurt am Main, 18. Mai 2022

The Centre is a strategic cooperation between the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management. It is committed to facilitating the structural change of energy supply and use around the globe by helping to catalyse public and private sector capital flow towards investments in sustainable energy, as well as to climate change mitigation and adaptation.

For our growing, international sustainable finance training portfolio, we are looking for a Project Manager / Project Coordinator (f/m/x). This position is initially limited for 24 months.

The tasks include

  • Supporting the (Senior) Project Manager in development and implementation of new training concepts and products on sustainable finance
  • Technical project design and budgeting, implementation and supervision of international training and/or educational projects
  • Project management, reporting, responsibility for and control of budgets
  • Continuous observation of the market
  • Relationship Management: Attending of and correspondence with participants, trainers and sponsors
  • Acquisition of new projects including compiling expressions of interest, technical and financial offers

Qualifications

  • University degree preferably at Master’s’ level, in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Banking, Engineering, or related field or equivalent professional experience
  • A minimum of 5 years of progressive work experience in project management and management of educational services in the area of sustainable finance (e-Learning, training, etc.)
  • Knowledge of sustainable (energy) finance and/or climate finance
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Knowledge of current international sustainable finance developments
  • Interested to train others, to develop and to deliver content
  • Strong capacity for teamwork, but also ability to work independently
  • Strong communication skills within and outside the team, commitment, sociability, flexibility, intercultural sensitivity
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Fluent in English (working language) and German
  • Proficiency in MS Office

At Frankfurt School, we embrace difference and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our services, and our community. Frankfurt School is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Are you interested?

Please forward us your complete application, including your CV, cover letter and salary expectations via E-Mail or via post:

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Ms. Mira Kotbi
Postfach 10 03 41
60003 Frankfurt am Main

Tel: +49 (0) 69 154008-154

Sustainable Finance – Project Coordinator / Project Manager (f/m/x)

Frankfurt am Main, 18. Mai 2022

You would like to impact the financial sector? You are interested in sustainable finance, ESG, climate and clean energy finance? You are looking for an exciting opportunity? Look no further! Join our international team of sustainable finance professionals. We are looking for a Project Manager / Project Coordinator (f/m/x) that would like to make a difference and help clients all over the world to further the sustainable finance agenda. Managing projects should be your thing. This position is initially limited for 24 months.

What you can expect

You will support and/or lead the management as well as acquisition of international consulting services in the area of climate, clean energy, and sustainable finance. Likewise, you will be part of the project team delivering the services. Thus, you will be able to bring in your experience as a manager and/or as a specialist.

Our clients are mostly private and public financial institutions, such as development banks, that strive to develop their green and/or sustainability agenda. We are advising them on a strategic, programme and product level as well as on concrete deals.

Your Tasks

  • Supporting/leadership in the areas of acquisition (technical and financial offers, mobilisation of the project team), preparation, operational implementation and execution of project measures
  • Management of existing projects ensuring solid operations and monitoring
  • Providing advice on sustainable finance market developments and industry specific topics (e.g. climate strategy development, EU Taxonomy, TCFD, PCAF, CSRD,)
  • Carrying out short-term consulting assignments on- and off-site (project and/or monitoring visits; conferences; meetings; etc.), and long-term assignments from HQ
  • Preparation of project outputs, project-related material or documents
  • Financial controlling of projects
  • Social and professional networking with clients and external consultants

Your Profile

  • University degree, preferably at Masters’ level, in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Banking, or related field or equivalent professional experience
  • Experience in working in the financial service industry and/or in project management
  • Interest in working in finance sector advisory projects, including in emerging and developing countries
  • Good quantitative and qualitative analytical skills; ability to conduct in-depth research; strong writing skills
  • Motivated, dynamic and flexible to work in a multicultural, fast-changing environment
    Excellent analytical and strategic planning skills
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, including ability to coordinate activities requiring participation of several stakeholders; excellent time management
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Fluent in English (working language)

What we offer

We are proud of our outstanding and dynamic colleagues. We offer a diverse team and the opportunity to develop your career while taking over responsibility from day one. The position leaves room to realize own ideas and initiatives while working at the forefront of transforming how the financial sector operates.

At Frankfurt School, we embrace difference and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our services, and our community. Frankfurt School is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Are you interested?

Please forward us your complete application, including your CV, cover letter and salary expectations via E-Mail or via post:

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Ms. Mira Kotbi
Postfach 10 03 41
60003 Frankfurt am Main

Tel: +49 (0) 69 154008-154

Project Coordinator (f/m/x)

Frankfurt am Main, 5. Mai 2022

The Centre is a strategic cooperation between the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and Frankfurt School of Finance & Management. It is committed to facilitating the structural change of energy supply and use around the globe by helping to catalyse public and private sector capital flow towards investments in sustainable energy, as well as to climate change mitigation and adaptation.

For our growing, international sustainable finance portfolio, we are looking for a Project Coordinator (f/m/x). The ideal candidate has first experience in project management. The position is initially limited for 24 months.

Your Tasks

  • Supporting the project managers in the areas of acquisition, preparation, operational implementation and execution of project measures
  • Independently handling sub-tasks or coordinating small projects
  • Developing technical concepts under the guidance and support of project managers
  • Independently processing expression of interests
  • Contributing to technical and financial offers
  • Identification and supporting contracting of consultants
  • Carrying out short-term assignments in consulting projects on-site
  • Support in the preparation of project reports, project-related material or documents
  • Analytical work
  • Preparation of templates and presentations
  • Independent financial accounting of projects
  • Procurement search and management
  • Social and professional networking

Your Profile

  • University degree, preferably at Masters’ level, in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Banking, or related field or equivalent professional experience
  • Experience in working in the financial service industry (<2 years) and in project management (<5 years)
  • Interest in working in finance sector advisory projects in Emerging and Developing Countries
  • Basic knowledge in sustainable finance, sustainable energy finance or climate finance
  • Good quantitative and qualitative analytical skills; ability to conduct in-depth research; strong writing skills
  • Motivated, dynamic and flexible to work in a multicultural, fast-changing environment
  • Excellent analytical and strategic planning skills
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, including ability to coordinate activities requiring participation of several stakeholders; excellent time management
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Fluent in English (working language)
  • Proficiency in MS Office

Are you interested?

Please forward us your complete application, including salary expectations via E-Mail or via post:

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Ms. Mira Kotbi
Postfach 10 03 41
60003 Frankfurt am Main

At Frankfurt School, we embrace difference and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our services, and our community. Frankfurt School is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.