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Project Officer - Entreperneurship
Energylab is seeking an enthusiastic, organised, flexible and adaptable Project Officer eager to implement EnergyLab project activities, with a focus on entrepreneurship projects.

The Project Officer is responsible to liaise with start-up teams, provide logistical support and support project communications with the guidance of the Program Manager. You will have the opportunity to work on EnergyLab's Switch to Solar Incubation program including supporting the implementation of the hackathon and incubation programs

If you are Cambodian and passionate about making Cambodia environmentally and economically strong, then we'd love to hear from you.

Report: Program Manager
Contract: Full Time (40 hours), ongoing contract (including 3 month probation)
Are you someone who wants to make a positive contribution to the world, someone who:
● Is proactive, positive, flexible and adaptable
● Enjoys working with people, networking and building relationships
● Is curious and likes asking questions. Always looking to improve, learn and get the most out of opportunities
● Enjoys problem solving to get the most impact and best outcomes in creative ways
● Open to try new things and new ideas with a positive attitude
● is interested in the environment, entrepreneurship, new technologies ... if these personal characteristics sound like you - we'd love you to apply to join our team!
Responsibilities and Duties
● Support team for the design, preparation and delivery of program activities
● Maintain communication with project stakeholders
● Arrange logistics for programs and events with the support of the Finance and Admin coordinator
● Take notes and prepare meeting minutes when necessary
● Organize and document project files properly in the Google Drive
● Draft reports summarising project and/or activity and related success, learnings and recommendations.
● Create basic communications materials for programs and support delivery of EnergyLab's communication plan
● Any administration tasks required for the smooth functioning of EnergyLab office
● Conduct yourself in alignment with EnergyLab values and policies
● Participate in and support other EnergyLab programs as necessary.

Support Switch-to-Solar Incubation Program implementation
● Provide support to the Program Manager for the design, preparation and delivery of the hackathons, pre-incubation and incubation activities.
● Liaise and follow up with potential participants in hackathons, pre-incubation and incubation programs
● Liaise and follow up with the startup teams regarding their monthly activities and deliverables for the incubation period.
● Keep track of the information and data of the project achievements and lessons learnt for quarterly and annual reporting.
● Work with the Communications Officer to update and promote project activities on EnergyLab's social media
● University Degree (or equivalent) in agriculture, rural development, engineering, education, economics, business, or management
● Organised, detail-oriented and ability to complete tasks against project timeline, seeking help where required
● Excellent written and oral skills in English and Khmer.
● Demonstrated skill in using online tools and Microsoft suite
● Experience with social media, communications
● Able to work in a full-time job (Monday-Friday) and frequently available for weekend events
Professional Qualities
● Demonstrated interest to support entrepreneurs in Cambodia
● Enthusiasm to support clean energy businesses in Cambodia, passionate about clean energy and the progress of clean energy in Cambodia
● Interest to grow markets in agriculture, fishery or aquaculture sectors in Cambodia
● Enjoys building relationships with entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs
● Proactive, positive, flexible and adaptable – no task is too small or too large and always happy to help the team
● Enjoys problem-solving to get the most impact and best outcomes in creative ways
● Open to try new things and new ideas with a positive attitude
EnergyLab Principles
● We are positive: We encourage positive progress and focusing on opportunities rather than criticising. Critical is ok, negative is not!
● We are open to new ideas. failing or not knowing how is ok.
● We are empowered to find creative ways to achieve our objective
● We are opportunistic – take/make chances when they arise which means we are flexible and 'can-do'
● We work with and support partners – build the ecosystem encourage collaboration
● We are lean – we are smart, effective and do a lot with a little.
● We try to reduce our impact on the environment by reducing, recycling or reusing where we can.

Application Details
Please click 'Apply' to fill in the online application form.

Closing Date: 3rd June 2021 – or until we find the person we're looking for!