Trainee Consultant (Ecosystem & Investments)

Rafayet Khan
September 8, 2021

Number of Vacancies: 01

Level: Entry Level

Job Function: Provide support in the Ecosystem and Investments Team, Report Writing, Preparing Presentations, Field Visits.

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

Updated Deadline: December 11, 2021 (11:59 pm)


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 dataset across 40+ sectors and have worked with leading global/local clientele. 


About the Role: The Trainee Consultant will join LightCastle’s Ecosystem & 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 effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders. 
  • Research: Assist in designing KIIs, conducting primary and secondary research, organizing focus group discussions to collect data. 
  • Data Analysis: Developing and implementing data analyses, data collection procedures, and generating reports from the analyses.
  • Content Generation: Assist in preparing well-structured reports, articles, and presentation decks.

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.

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


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