LondonPosted 3 weeks ago
Development Partners International (DPI) has retained Acre to hire an ESG Specialist to support its consistent growth and success. DPI is an innovative pan-African private equity firm managing over US$ 1.5bn of assets, operating across 29 countries, with a 100% African investment team and with over 45% of the DPI team made up of women, this is a prestigious business to join.
This is an exciting new role to create long-term value in the industry and be part of further establishing DPI's reputation for having world class Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance. As a proactive and responsible investor, the role involves travel to portfolio companies, engaging with senior management, in support of the continual improvement of ESG performance and enhance the commercial success.
The successful candidate will have sustainability experience in a technical capacity and must be fluent in French.
Understanding of operational social and environmental issues
Language Requirements: Fluency in both English and French required, including business literacy and excellence in written work in both languages.
This is a rare opportunity to join into a private equity business at the frontier of ESG and sustainability value creation. DPI offers a highly entrepreneurial fast-paced environment along with a collegiate culture.
Job Ref. BBBH8588