IFC’s Climate Business Department (CBD) works across the organization and beyond to implement the CCAP. The Department is responsible for among other things, supporting IFC investment and advisory teams to identify and account for climate investments, track committed climate finance, partner with the Treasury department on IFC’s Green Bond Program, develop analytical tools, lead climate risk management, and develop thought leadership via publications and external partnerships.
Within CBD, the Climate Finance & Policy Team (CBDCF) supports action leadership on topics such as Paris alignment and climate finance assessment of IFC’s investments, structuring of sustainable/green finance instruments, carbon pricing, climate risk, and impact measurement, as well as upstream climate business-related markets development to mobilize more private capital including through carbon credits.
In this context, the CBDCF team seeks to hire an Associate Operations Officer to be based in Washington DC and who will report to the CBDCF Manager.
Duties & Accountabilities:
The Associate Operations Officer will play a crucial role in supporting the climate assessment of IFC investments across various regions and industries. The key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Paris Alignment Implementation:
Collaborating with CBD colleagues and industry departments in ensuring IFC’s investments align with the objectives of the Paris Agreement. This includes:
Reporting and Documentation:
Collaboration and Teamwork: