Country Manager, Iran – South Pole Carbon

We are hiring

Would you like to be part of our dynamic, global, and growing team in an attractive market South Pole Carbon is an international company that specializes in reducing greenhouse gases and developing innovative climate friendly solutions. With eleven offices around the globe and operations in 25 countries, the company enables the implementation and operation of high-quality emission-reduction projects that address climate change and sustainable development. 
Our Mission
Climate change  is one of the biggest challenges humanity is facing today  – the realization of projects around the world to reduce harmful emissions is an important part of the solution. It’s not only about fighting climate change: South Pole Carbon’s over 200 projects generate jobs, protect the local environment, transfer sustainable technology and boost local economies in developing countries.
Due to successful growth, we are currently looking to recruit a highly motivated and dedicated: Country Manager Iran (based in Zurich, Switzerland)
In this role, you will be responsible for
  • Managing our pipeline of emission reduction projects in Iran, consisting mainly of projects in the electricity sector
  • Ensure timely verification and issuance of CERs from our Iranian project portfolio
  • Source further emission reduction projects in Iran
Your Profile
  • Having at least 1 year, and preferably 5 years of experience with the CDM
  • Work experience in the field of energy management in Iran
  • Masters degree in Industrial Engineering, Management and/or Economics
  • Native Farsi speaker and proficient in English
  • IT skills including experience with statistical software 
  • Moreover, you should be willing to undertake frequent trips to Iran.
Please apply
If you are interested in joining a young and international team and working on emission reduction 
projects in Iran we would be happy to hear from you! Please send your CV including reference 
projects to: