LightCastle Partners is looking for a Trainee Consultant to join the Ecosystem and Investment team. If you want to build on your skills and fast track your career in management consultancy, send us your resume with a cover letter having the subject line “Trainee Consultant – Ecosystem & Investments” to [email protected]


    Last day to apply: Tuesday, September 15, 2020

    Position: Trainee Consultant (Full-time) 

    Number of Vacancies: 01

    Level: Entry level 

    Travel Outside Dhaka: Average 5-7 working days per month

    Core Job Functions: Entrepreneurship Accelerator Program Development and Management


    Experience: Fresh graduates/ Internship; All academic courses must be completed (Preferably with a degree in Business, Economics, Development Studies or any other relevant field)


    About LightCastle: At LightCastle, we create data-driven opportunities for growth and lasting impact. To date, we have consulted for 130+ corporations & development partners, collaborated with 400+ SMEs & startups, and supported 30+ accelerator programs across Bangladesh while mobilizing USD 25 million+ investments in Bangladesh. We have an industry data-set across 40+ sectors and have worked with leading global/local clientele.


    About the Role: The Trainee Consultant will join LightCastle’s Ecosystem and Investment wing for a full-time internship period of 4 months. After successful completion of the internship, the TC might be offered a permanent role within the team based on his/her performance and fit with organizational culture.


    Job Responsibilities include:

    • Program Management: Help in program management and training curriculum design for startups and SMEs (this includes logistics, stakeholder management, and documentation).
    • Entrepreneurship Training: Assist in developing and conducting virtual/ physical entrepreneurship and accelerator-related activities inside and outside Dhaka. 
    • Accelerator 2.0: Actively contribute to implementing LightCastle Accelerator 2.0 with a focus on creating growth trajectories for SMEs/Startups.
    • Consulting Engagement: Help in serving consulting engagements by providing support in market research and report writing.  


    Required skills and traits:

    • Ability to think critically
    • Superior communication skills 
    • Excellent project management skills
    • Strong background in research and data analytics
    • Highly skilled in MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
    • General understanding and interest in Entrepreneurship and Startup Ecosystem
    • Experience in StartUp/ Foundation/ Non-Profit/ Local and Global Competitions is a plus


    LightCastle Partners is an equal opportunity employer. It believes in fostering diversity in the workplace and does not discriminate based on gender, colour, or race.