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Five great reasons to join Nexus’ team

  1. A group of dedicated professionals with a declared interest in creating positive impact across Asia
  2. A diversified service portfolio, from Carbon Projects to Fund Management, Technical Support and Knowledge Sharing
  3. A locally engaged organization with international reach and reputation
  1. A flexible working environment fostering the growth of your individual capacities and expertise
  2. An environmentally-friendly office with a global culture of team-work, proactiveness, enthusiasm and commitment

How awesome are we you ask?

We connect amazing development projects to sources of funding and expertise that enable both to maximize potential and scale up impact.

We are a team of diverse and dynamic experts – we bring diverse people together, connecting knowledge and expertise

We see the big picture – we understand the perspective of the project developer and the investor

We aim to inspire , as well as inform – we unlock new opportunities by connecting people, ideas and action

Nexus has an enthusiastic team who are genuinely committed to their mission. I have the opportunity to connect with different actors in the field, working together towards a common goal. 

Sarou Long, Program Officer

Plus

  • Monthly Social events
  • Bi-Annual staff retreat
  • Training opportunities
  • International events
  • Work Health insurance

And in our Phnom Penh office:

  • Great coffee
  • Beautiful view of the royal gardens
  • Best selection of Asian food, river-view venues and top massage spa in a 100m perimeter around the office
  • Weekly Khmer lesson

If you are still reading you must join us!

Nexus seeks a Fundraising & Knowledge Lead to be based in our office in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The Fundraising & Knowledge Lead will play an important role to support the growth of both Nexus’ network and financial capacity. The role is key in identifying grant and other funding opportunities to support Nexus’ activities, specifically the knowledge work with the social enterprises we support.
This role is best suited for an individual who is a self-starter, resourceful, detail-oriented, a good networker, and an excellent writer. The person must have experience in developing new areas of work and driving partnership opportunities. Nexus for Development is looking for someone who is familiar with climate change, renewable energy, and sustainable development.

To apply, please submit a CV and a 1-page cover letter to contact@nexusfordevelopment.org with the subject “Application to Business Development role” and include a relevant writing sample. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until March 15th, 2019.
In your cover letter please explain why you are well prepared to take on the responsibilities of this position, highlighting relevant examples of your work experience.
Please note that only complete applications will be considered.

  Read More about the key responsibilities and qualifications required!

This role provides an opportunity for a proactive individual to have a leading role in managing Nexus’ main client accounts, and scope to be a key contributor to the strategy of the Carbon Asset Management business line.

This role is best suited to an individual who is passionate about climate-friendly development, understands the current trends in corporate responsibility, carbon offsetting, neutrality, and climate resiliency. Good business acumen, with a track record of relationship building and sales, are critical attributes of the successful candidate. Direct experience with carbon markets is preferred.

The post-holder will work with autonomy and be involved in the unit’s delivery and direction.

To apply, please submit a CV and a 1-page cover letter to contact@nexusfordevelopment.org with the subject “Application to Account Officer role”. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until March 29th, 2019.

In your cover letter please explain why you are well prepared to take on the responsibilities of this position, highlighting relevant examples of your work experience.

Please note that only complete applications will be considered.

  Read More about the key responsibilities and qualifications required!

Nexus seeks an experienced and motivated Technical Programs Director with skills in business development to be based in our office in Phnom Penh, Cambodia!

The Technical Programs Director position is a key position at Nexus to manage programs and technical services, originate projects for funds, develop carbon projects (for carbon finance) and to secure technical consultancies.

Nexus currently manages climate and impact funds for fast-growing social businesses that sustainably address climate change by providing affordable energy, water and sanitation solutions. As a complement to this work, Nexus positions itself as a regional environmental consultant and delivers on multi-partner consultancies with subject matter expert inputs for local and international clients, in the government and private sector.

Examples of current projects supported include SMEs and social businesses producing and/ or distributing solar technologies, household biogas digestors, water filters and improved cookstoves primarily in the developing economies of Asia. Nexus seeks to keep abreast of new technologies, lead in the creation or adoption of innovative finance tools and programmes, and to expand its portfolio in a sustainable way.

The role will focus on scoping and generating new business opportunities, including, for example, new technologies to be added to our investment project portfolio, consultancy opportunities and additional certification services. The post holder will also ensure quality management and the timely delivery of activities specifically under the existing carbon programs, climate funds, and consultancy assignments managed by Nexus. The post holder will share responsibilities with the Executive Director for oversight and management of the debt impact funds.

The position reports to the Executive Director and holds management oversight of a multidisciplinary team. The position also requires continuous coordination with other key functions at Nexus.

Please submit a CV and a 1-page cover letter to contact@nexusfordevelopment.org. The cover letter should address how you meet the Key Requirements by providing examples from a previous position. The subject of the email should read: “Application Technical Programs Director”. Applications will be considered on a rolling based until March 29th, 2019, early applications are encouraged.

  Read More about the key responsibilities and qualifications required!