Trama TecnoAmbiental (TTA) is an international consulting and engineering SME active since 1986 and based in Barcelona, Spain. Its main specialty is distributed renewable energy generation combined with energy management and efficiency in developing regions. In rural electrification, and particularly microgrids, TTA has been involved in studies, policy, deployment and capacity building in over 60 countries.
TTA’s team has international and cross-cultural experience at technological as well as institutional levels, including regulatory, financial and social aspects. Projects have been done in Europe, Americas, Africa, the Middle East, Oceania and Asia. Clients include governments, multilateral and bilateral institutions (WB UNDP, UNOPS, UNIDO, UNESCO, IDB, OLADE, IRENA, IEA, EC, AECID, and others), NGOs, local communities, individuals, private developers, contractors, electric utilities etc.
TTA was awarded the EUREC Technology Prize 2001, “for developing excellent system technology for rural electrification based on renewable energy sources, combined with an innovative, user-oriented approach for its implementation”.
In 2015, TTA was awarded with the Prize “Off-Grid Experts Awards” by the company Off-Grid Phaesun together with ARE, for excellence in the performance in the field of Off-Grid power supply, in the Category A “Product” for its “Electricity Dispenser”, a Smart Meter for microgrids.
TTA has already developed numerous Solar PV Micro-grid projects for rural electrification that have been commissioned and in operation, and has others which still need funds to be completed or scaled-up. Among these ones, the priority is given to Kenya and Tanzania.
There is a need to find new funding sources including international organizations, government organizations, corporations, private foundations, crowdfunding, impact investors, philanthropists, and commercial banks.
TTA is thus seeking a diligent Project Fundraiser, fluent in English for an internship.
The main responsibilities of the Project Fundraiser will be, but not limited to:
Prospect Research and Networking:
Database Management & Communication standardization:
Acquisition of funds: Main objective
In addition, and depending on the capacity and rapidity of the intern to find funds, the intern could help the Business Development department:
The ideal candidate for this position will have the following competences:
The following competences will be an advantage:
As soon as possible