Senior Project Manager CDM/JI Implementation

Senior Project Manager CDM/JI Implementation (m/f)


  • Responsibility for the CDM/JI implementation of EC&R projects, from feasibility check and due diligence of proposed projects via contracting of CDM consultants and auditors through approval, validation and registration to project implementation and finally verification and issuance.
  • Develop and maintain tools to assess CDM/JI feasibility and CER potential
  • Ensure highest quality of project design documents and efficient processes in time and budget
  • Diligent assessment and implementation of Monitoring Plans
  • Manage the interfaces with auditors, the UN, the CDM Executive Board, the JI Supervisory Committee, designated national authorities, consultants
  • Close cooperation with project development, commercial project managers as well as portfolio management to ensure proper project setup and timely delivery of carbon credits
  • Frequent delivery of management reports on the proceedings of the projects regarding the CDM/JI process
  • Active monitoring and assessment of policy evolution with regards to climate change and CDM in particular
  • Presenting EC&R’s JI/CDM business in national and international expert discussions and conferences


  • Degree in engineering, energy economics, economics or environmental sciences
  • At least 3-5 years of respective experience in the field of JI/CDM project development, JI/CDM consultancy or JI/CDM auditing is a must
  • Intimate familiarity with the CDM requirements and pitfalls
  • Sound commercial and/or technical skills as well as excellent project management skills
  • Potential for team leadership
  • Experience in management of interfaces with relevant internal and external parties
  • Excellent communication skills, fluent English; German a/o other languages desirable
  • Strong delivery focus maximizing project success and operational performance
  • Ability to work independently and under pressure
  • Open-minded with intercultural experiences
  • High flexibility and mobility to frequently travel internationally

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