Applications are invited from interested and suitably qualified candidates for Encyclopaedia Africana Recruitment 2021.
Job Title: Enterprise Development Officer
The Enterprise Development Officer will be responsible for designing, developing, and launching the business case/enterprises within the project. In addition, the candidate will lead the commercialization of the coconut waste value-added products. Based on the CDO Accra Office, the job holder will report to the project manager.
- Develop a comprehensive business plan for the business case/enterprises within the project.
- Design, develop and launch the business case/enterprises within the project. Explore, validate and quantify market opportunities for the processed coconut waste products.
- Develop proposals/business plan applications in response to financing opportunities.
- Facilitate and secure strategic partnerships essential for the project and also the business cases.
- Commercialization of coconut waste value-added products.
- Support with the implementation of all activities relevant to the project,
- A minimum of a degree in Business Administration Management /Business Finance /Business Development or related fields.
- The applicant must have good knowledge and understanding on financial modeling tools (including excel) to develop budgets and projections.
- The applicant must have good presentation and writing skills.
- The applicant must have experience in supporting start-ups or providing services for the successful launch and growth of businesses.
- The applicant must be innovative, good at taking initiative, and must be able to work with less supervision.
- The applicant must be a good team player, and willing to learn and gain information and experience in areas outside his/her traditional expertise or scope of experience.
- The applicant must have at least 5 years of work experience (excluding national service) in similar positions.
How to Apply
Interested applicants are requested to send their detailed CVs to [email protected]
latest by 2nd February 2021. The subject of the mail should be “The Coconut Waste Project- Enterprise Development Officer”. Kindly note that phone calls and in-person meetings will not be allowed.