|Date Posted:||Jul 22, 2017|
|Closing Date:||Aug 4, 2017|
|Work Type:||Full Time|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Salary Range:||Salary is negotiableUSD|
|Years of Experience:||10 Years|
|Contract Duration:||Not specified|
|Contract Type:||Short Term|
|Probation Period:||1 month|
About American University of Afghanistan:
The American University of Afghanistan (AUAF) is a private, non-profit university offering an American-style liberal arts education. We opened our doors in 2005 and currently offer 4 undergraduate academic majors and a new MBA program. We follow a strict non-discriminatory policy, and applicants from all ethnic, religious and economic backgrounds are encouraged to apply. We are a young, dynamic university with a student population of nearly 950 students and we hope to reach 1,100 students by the spring 2013 academic semester. Construction has recently begun on a new 75 acre international campus.
The consultant will work directly on curriculum development, delivering trainings, working to establish a set-up, communicate to the client and involve in the corresponding activities with the new and existing clients. The position is ideal for a self-motivated, professional, experienced in consultancy and making a set-up of the renewable energy in an institution.
Duties & Responsibilities:
The Renewable Energy Consultant duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Develop curriculum and provide training to the clients in the field of renewable energy
Acquire new clients to profitably grow AUAF-PDI by selling energy consulting services
Develop and maintain stronger relationships with donors/clients
Collect necessary information and documents from the client to allow PDI to provide consultative advice and facilitate agreement with clients
Write proposal for renewal energy and develop concept notes
Make a proper set-up in PDI for the renewable energy
Arrange conferences and deliver presentations on renewable energy
Promote a positive work environment, develop effective working relationships and demonstrate effective teamwork
Prepare reports for ongoing client needs
Contribute to the achievement of team goals and objectives
Other responsibilities commensurate with position as assigned
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
PhD in Engineering with a specialization in renewable energy.
Minimum of 10 years of professional work experience in delivering trainings, design, installing and operationalizing renewable energy systems
If hired, the successful applicant is expected to provide official proof of academic degrees (transcripts sent from the degree granting school directly to AUAF)
Working knowledge of contemporary pedagogy
Sensitivity to religious and cultural differences
A team-oriented individual interested in helping participants achieve results