Energy Consultant – MG – Nairobi, Kenya


AltGen Kenya is looking for an Energy Consultant to assist on a medium-term contract basis (approx. 9 months). The position is based in Nairobi but will be remote working from a home office.

The responsibilities will be multiple and varied. We are looking for someone who can compile excellent reports, absolutely top-notch English language ability (not negotiable), very numerate, and driven to adhere to deadlines and exceed expectations.

Preferred applicants will already be based in Nairobi.

Please email your CV with references, degree transcripts and other academic qualifications to

If you do not receive a reply within 10 working days, please consider your application unsuccessful. Unfortunately, due to the sheer volume of applications received, it is simply not possible to answer all applications received individually.

Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Energy Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or similar.
  • Experience Requirements
  • Deep understanding of the mini-grid market in Kenya.
  • Has worked with NGO’s, parastatals, DFI’s.


The role deals with multiple stakeholders from diverse backgrounds and requires an awareness of cross-cultural nuances. It has a strong reporting component, a broad awareness of the implication of financial decisions, and definitely requires an element of seriousness due to the level of interactions.


Exceptional numeracy, literacy.

  • Advanced Excel skills, comfortable working with spreadsheets, complete mastery of the MS Suite of products.
  • Hard-working, natural self-starter.

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