FORLIANCE initiates, finances, creates and manages robust nature-based climate projects and integrates them into sustainability strategies with our clients to achieve their Net Zero Carbon targets. Together with our global partners, and our 55+ team members in ten countries, we strive to create intact forests and ecosystems that positively impact our climate, biodiversity and human well-being.

To support our team’s mission to proactively promote climate protection, we are looking for a

Project Finance Manager

Together with our team you will participate in the budget planning and financial analysis of high-quality nature-based carbon projects


Your tasks

  • Participate in the acquisition process of nature-based climate projects and analyze the viability of incoming early-stage projects.
  • Take part in the deal structuring process and produce scenarios to define the best terms for each involved party. Build decision-making tools and recommendations to the leadership team
  • Review and build project budgets
  • Build and lead relationships with external partners interested in financially supporting our pipeline projects
  • Contribute to strengthening and streamlining the processes and workflows of the team
  • Support the leadership team in ad hoc strategic modelling exercises, in strong collaboration with the Finance Department and operational teams.

Your profile

  • Master’s degree in business administration or finance
  • At least 2 years of professional experience in investment analysis or portfolio management, ideally working for Impact Investor(s)
  • Strong knowledge of the Voluntary Carbon Markets and the nature of climate projects
  • Ability to adapt, multi-task and thrive in a fast-growing organizational structure
  • Proactivity and ability to bring new ideas and suggestions to the table
  • Proficient in MS Office, particularly MS Excel
  • Independent, structured, and detail-oriented work approach
  • Fluent in English, professional proficiency in Spanish and/or German is a plus

What we offer

  • Collaboration in an international interdisciplinary and dynamic team
  • Exciting field of work at the interface between business and climate protection
  • A casual work environment with impact
  • A comprehensive introduction to our team and processes while providing the space to develop your own solutions – new ideas are expressly welcome
  • Flexible work location
  • Regular training and capacity building