Understanding of and experience in Afghanistan’s major and growing industries including:
Agriculture including agri-processing
Creative Industries Cluster:
Carpets and Textiles
Gemstones and Jewelry
Marble and Granite
Experience supporting women-owned businesses and those that employ a significant number of women in addition to supporting women who work from home.
Business Development Advising:
Experience working with enterprises of multiple sizes (from MSMEs to large firms) to develop business plans access finance and increase sales
History of working with Business Development Service (BDS) providers focused on women-led enterprises.
Experience with export facilitation
Able to advise and experience with:
Elevating financial literacy to include bookkeeping budgets and financial report for profit and loss as well as taxation
Improving sales marketing branding and customer base
Identifying expansion opportunities
Preforming risk analysis
Analyzing employee (and labor) impact on revenue
Analyzing vendors suppliers and contracts
Moving the business to understand and use return on investment (ROI) methodologies
Please submit your updated CV and cover letter to AfghanistanWEDRecruit@chemonics.com with a subject line (Business Development Advisor– 003–Name of province you are willing to work in ) no later than February 27 2021. Correspondents without a subject line will not be entertained.
Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply
Please specify the province that you are willing to work in
CVs received after the above-mentioned deadline will not be considered
Only short-listed candidates will be notified.
This vacancy is open only to Afghan Nationals
No in-person appointments or telephone calls will be entertained
Candidates who are applying for this position must fully meet the education requirement as specified
At the time of application candidates must also meet in full the experience requirement
Short-listed candidates will be requested to provide educational documents such as degrees diplomas certificates and other pertinent documents as needed. Failure to provide the required documentation will result in disqualification of their application from further consideration