Position: Senior Business Consultant (Full-Time)
Level: Mid Level
Years of Experience: 4+ Years
Academic Experience Required: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, preferably in Business, Economics, Development Studies, or any relevant field.
About the Role:
This role involves managing consulting engagements and projects.
- Plan, design, and manage projects – both the strategy and the implementation.
- Lead a team of consultants and analysts to timely execute and deliver the results.
- Help build the team’s capacity to complete project deliverables with sufficient quality and efficiency.
- Prepare and control the quality of tasks, reports, assessments, and all important deliverables.
- Maintain regular communication with the clients and other project stakeholders.
- Travel to different places inside Bangladesh to engage with beneficiaries and other project implementation actors.
- Support the business development team in sourcing new deals and projects.
- Support the communications team with data and content for the unit’s marketing collaterals.
- General understanding and experience in the realm of development sector project management; understanding/experience of engaging in the development of SME/startup ecosystem will serve as an advantage
- Clear understanding of concepts like market systems, private sector development (PSD), blended finance, and project monitoring & evaluation
- Candidates with a background in project management/development consulting are encouraged to apply
- Willing to work in a highly demanding and result-oriented team environment
- Strong attention to detail and ability to prioritize
- Professional attitude, intellectual curiosity, good team player
- Superior communication, analytical, problem-solving, and project management skills
- Excellent English & Bangla communication skills – both written and oral
About LightCastle Partners:
At LightCastle, we take a data-driven approach to creating opportunities for growth and impact. We consult and collaborate with development partners, the public sector, and private organizations to promote sustainable and inclusive economic growth that positively changes the lives of people at scale.
Our services include Management and Development Consulting, Entrepreneurship Ecosystem & Investments, Market Entry Advisory, and Digital Transformation. Till date, we have consulted for 150+ development partners & private organizations on 250 + projects, collaborated with 650+ SMEs & startups, mobilized U$ 150 million+ in investments, and supported 40+ accelerator/ incubator programs across Bangladesh. LightCastle also hosts the largest market and industry datasets in Bangladesh across 30+ industries.
LightCastle is an equal-opportunity employer. It believes in fostering diversity in the workplace and does not discriminate based on gender color, or race.