BURN Manufacturing Strategic Associate - Feasibility Study Jobs in Kenya

BURN Manufacturing Strategic Associate - Feasibility Study Jobs in Kenya


  • BURN plans to establish a manufacturing facility in West Africa, which will be its second facility in Sub-Saharan Africa. BURN has identified three potential strategic markets in West Africa where it would like to open such a facility.

  • We are looking for a Strategic Associate to carry out the necessary country specific feasibility studies and present to BURN’s senior management a series of recommendations on which country is the most suitable for BURN to establish the facility in.

    The feasibility study should advise on the following areas for all 3 target countries:

  • Minimum of 3 locations for the facility.

  • Estimated total startup costs.

  • Estimated monthly/annual running costs over a 3–5-year period, including a breakdown of all costs, based on various volume scenarios.

  • Lead times and price walks for raw materials from China to the respective country.

  • Snapshot of the business environment, local labor laws and possible tax benefits.

  • Political and legal implications.

  • The role is integral to BURN’s expansion plans and the individual will work closely with the CEO, CCO and expansion team to help with BURN’s next wave of growth.

  • We are looking for someone who is interested in working in a dynamic, challenging environment, for a company that recognizes and rewards creativity, initiative and contributions. The ideal candidate will have experience with devising business strategies and roll-out plans,
    strong attention to detail and analytical and research skills.

    Roles & Responsibilities

  • Carry out a manufacturing feasibility study for 3 target countries in West Africa (Nigeria, Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire) and present a final report with a series of robust recommendations.

  • Identify and liaise with suitable stakeholders (utility companies, government ministries, private companies, sector associations, labor unions and other manufacturing companies).

  • Research possible duty and tax benefits for new manufacturing companies.

  • Develop comprehensive budgets for a 3-5 year period.

  • Work in close collaboration with BURN’s Chief Operating Officer, Expansion Manager, and local staff in the 3 target countries.

  • Past experience working on manufacturing case studies is desired.

  • Any previous experience with clean energy and working on manufacturing case studies would be considered an added advantage but not a pre-requisite.

    Degree qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree.

  • Master’s Degree.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; BURN Manufacturing Strategic Associate - Feasibility Study Jobs in Kenya


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