Thursday, 29 August 2013
SME Advisor job Vacancy -GVEP International
Job Title: SME Advisor-GVEP International, Uganda
Organization GVEP International
Closing Date 02 /09 /2013
GVEP International is implementing the Capital Access for Renewable Energy Enterprises project funded by Sida and all aspects of this program which will support the growth of a sustained market for renewable energy.
The SME Advisor will be an integral member of the team supporting the implementation of the ESME program and shall report to the ESME Program Manager .
The post holder will coordinate the selection of businesses to work with under the program in Uganda and the support that they subsequently receive including technical and business advisory , product testing and development of new supply chains and market outlets.
The role will also involve coordinating with other organizations that are offering support services to stove business particularly those under other World Bank funded projects , including the Private Sector Foundation Uganda and the Uganda National Alliance on Clean Cooking.
Minimum three years experience in a relevant area such as business, logistics or market development with degree level education.
Proven experience in consulting SMEs on fast moving consumer goods, supply chain and distribution , as well as marketing .
Experience with business models for delivery of services to the Base of the Pyramid (BOP) markets .
A good communicator with advanced oral and written skills.
A can-do and collaborative mindset-comfortable with the ambiguities and demands of a rapidly evolving environment.
How to apply
Interested candidates should send in their cover letters and detailed CV, names of three referees , their telephone contacts and email addresses via email only to email@example.com so as to reach us on Monday.
The full JD can be accessed from the GVEP International website: http://www.gvepinternational.org/en/business/jobs.