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Join the 10Power Team

 

10Power provides renewables for livelihood improvement in frontier markets. In our first market, Haiti, we are working with local installers with a gender empowerment lens to develop, finance, install, operate and maintain commercial-scale solar projects. 

 

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Statement 

10Power is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. We believe that all people – no matter their race, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, education level, age, language, religion, ability or geographic location – should have the opportunity to live healthy empowered lives and to contribute to the betterment of our planet and species. 

 

Open Positions

 

Solar Finance Professional

Join a mission-driven certified Benefit Corporation providing access to renewable energy in markets lacking electricity with focus on Haiti.  We are a nimble start up with global ambitions. Our team of heart-centered, highly-motivated professionals works together virtually, with frequent travel for projects.  

 

Responsibilities include: 

  • Building, maintaining and utilizing solar finance models for C&I customers (there is not ITC in Haiti, models must calculate savings from reduced or eliminated load on diesel generators) 
  • Financial strategy and structuring (as pertains to in-bound investments to 10Power as well as financing that 10Power provides to customers).
  • Design and iteration of financial products for customers.
  • Preparation and maintenance of financial forecasts.
  • Budgeting and cost-benefit analysis.  
  • Fundraising, together with a highly dynamic CEO.
  • Preparation of proposals and grant applications.
  • Preparation of investor updates and other reports.  
  • Credit analysis of customers.
  • Negotiation of terms with customers.  
  • Negotiation of terms with investors.
  • On-going bookkeeping and accounting, including billing and collections.
  • Management of bookkeeping and accounting resources as appropriate.
  • Management of interns and other resources as appropriate.  
  • Contribution to pitch decks.  

International travel is required.

 

Qualifications – required

  • Experience in Solar Finance: 2 years minimum 
  • Accounting: Managerial Accounting and Financial Accounting expertise and experience, with one or the other being advanced (e.g. 7+ years experience) and the other being proficient.  
  • Experience and aptitude for negotiation of terms and pricing with customers and investors.
  • Ability to critically review contracts and to manage outside legal counsel and other service providers.    
  • Willingness and aptitude to learn Quick Books.  
  • Ability to quickly model business opportunities.
  • Excellent teamwork skills. 
  • Good verbal communication skills and ability to publicly represent the company, at conferences, with investors and prospective customers.  
  • Strong written skills, for presentations, due diligence, and investor communications.  
  • Willingness to learn the fundamentals of certain renewable energy sources and to be integrated into a team of engineers.
  • Familiarity and comfort working in diverse cultural contexts.  
  • Ability to work with a remote team and with limited supervision.  

 

Qualifications – preferred

  • Fluent French
  • High proficiency in Quick Books.  
  • Existing relationships with development finance organizations and financiers including impact investors.
  • Experience working on a diverse team 
  • Experience considering the social and environmental impacts of the work on international communities in technical analysis

 

Please email cover letter and resume to careers@10pwr.com include “10Power Finance Candidate” in subject line. 

 

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