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Coordinator, Business Idea for Development Job at GIZ Ghana - Career Opportunity in Ghana
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Job Category: Corporate / Organisation Coordinator
Job Type: Full-Time
Deadline of this Job:  07 April 2020
Duty Station: Accra
Posted: 25-03-2020
Job Status
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 25-03-2020
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 25-03-2065
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Job Description

Vacancy title:
Coordinator, Business Idea for Development

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Management ]


Jobs at:

GIZ Ghana

Deadline of this Job:
07 April 2020  

Duty Station:
Within Ghana , Accra , West Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

The GfE Coordinator at GIZ Ghana is to provide all-rounded coordinating support and advisory services to diaspora founders, with development relevant business ideas to start­up in Ghana; contributing to employment creation and/or boosting socio-economic development of partner countries .

Job Responsibilities
• Work closely with the PMD Senior National Coordinator, who represents the PMD at country level under the roof of the Ghanaian German Centre for Jobs, Migration & Reintegration.
• Carries out marketing and outreach activities within PMD partner country, Ghana in the context A Business Ideas for Development (GfE) in consultation with the PMD Senior National Coordinator and officers responsible for marketing and public relations activities.
• Supports in the marketing and acquisition of applicants as well as the active participation in the annual call for proposals “Business Ideas for Development” (GfE).
• Develops the range of services offered in the Ghana on an ongoing basis, including implementing specific events (e.g. trade Its for employers, founders, etc.)
• Supports GfE related events organized in and out of the country through the provision of information on the local economic situation and opportunities for entrepreneurs from the diaspora, Germany
• Creates and updates key stakeholder Map in the area of local business start­ups and postfounding phases, develops and maintains the network among relevant strategic stakeholders, and tracks the further development of the entrepreneurship ecosystem for GfE founders, establishes a network to support people setting up their own businesses in various areas: market exploration, import/export/customs/law, start-up formalities, financing, business A business (B2B) and business partners
• Performs other duties and tasks at the request of the PMD Senior National Coordinator, Ghana and the GfE Project Manager, GIZ Headquarters.

Job Skills: Not Specified

Qualification Required & Experience
• Master’s degree in Business Administration, Economics, Marketing, Public Administration or any other related field, entrepreneurship related qualification/experience is an added advantage.
• A minimum of three (3) to five (5) years of relevant work experience
• Preferably, relevant professional experience in the context of Private Sector Development and Migration and Diaspora.
• Stay in Germany for an extended period and relevant professional experience in Germany and Ghana is advantageous.
• Availability to travel work-related within the country, region and to Germany
• Willingness to upskill as required by the tasks to be performed – corresponding measures are agreed with management.
• Ideally has gained some working experience and basic knowledge of International development cooperation.
• Excellent command of verbal and written English, professional level German is an advantage.
• Highly Organized, analytical and a problem solver
• High level of communication and negotiation skills
• Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to multitask and work efficiently under pressure
• Excellent knowledge of IT (Microsoft Office Tools, Scanner, Printer)

Job Education Requirements: Not Specified

Job Experience Requirements: Not Specified

Work Hours: 8


Job application procedure
Interested and suitable applicants are to forward a detailed curriculum vitae and a one - page cover letter to:  under the job code 2020/PMD/03/01 please consider your application unsuccessful.

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