LightCastle Partners is looking for a Business Consultant to join the Ecosystem Builders team. Applicant should be young, creative, business savvy and a proactive individual, having exceptional writing, communication, and interpersonal skills.
Interested individuals are advised to email their CVs and cover letters using the subject line “Business Consultant – Ecosystem Builders” to [email protected].
Last day to apply: February 8, 2020
Position: Business Consultant
Experience: Minimum 1 to 2 years
Purpose: Business consultant will support project managers as deputy on coordination, execution, documentation of the ongoing incubation and accelerator projects.
Job Responsibilities include:
- Organize and conduct workshops on business management, entrepreneurship, and communication for urban and rural entrepreneurs in and outside Dhaka
- Manage accelerator program deliverables including working closely with entrepreneurs to mentor and assist them on their journey
- Work with clients, mentors, entrepreneurs and service providers to ensure the program is delivered effectively, is relevant and provides objectives of donor clients
- Prepare project documentation, reports, press release, workshop curriculum and any sort of communications required for the program
- Provide strategy consultation to accelerator participants in areas such as business model, client acquisition, overall strategy, financing, fundraising, market research, operations, contract negotiations, etc.
- Providing targeted one-on-one support to entrepreneurs, reviewing their monthly financial reports, and monitor progress
Skills and traits we are looking for:
- Sound entrepreneurship skills
- Organized and systematic way of working with high attention to details
- Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Excellent communication skills (oral and written in both English and Bangla)
- Incubation/ training/ workshops/ event management skills
- Personal qualities should include excellent presentation skills, creativity, integrity, independent thinker, and team player