Social Enterprise Consulting Experteer
Support Economic Empowerment in Mexico, Colombia, Peru, Chile, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Paraguay, Uruguay, Argentina, Bolivia, Nicaragua, Mexico
PROJECT DESCRIPTION AND IMPACT
This project offers an opportunity to skilled professionals with interest in joining and making significant contributions to social enterprises in Latin America and the Caribbean. Our Accelerator program works with 60 companies per year on growth and investment strategy. We find that our clients require support from various types of experts with experience in an array of professional areas. Example areas commonly in demand include marketing strategy, talent management, legal, accounting, technology management/development, distribution and supply chains, and others.
Our selected companies are brought together by their commitment to addressing social or environmental challenges through business. They come from a variety of sectors such as food and agriculture, clean energy, ethical fashion, access to health services, education, and urban innovation.
Our companies typically are established for-profit businesses with $50K - $2MM revenue annually, clear product-market fit, teams of 3 - 30 employees, and with back office systems in place. Approximately 50% of the companies are Spanish speaking and approximately 50% are English-speaking.
The location of projects is across Latin America and the Caribbean with a density of potential projects in Mexico, Colombia, Nicaragua, Chile, and Peru, and Haiti, in addition to other countries.
As the projects and needs of each social enterprise are different, the anticipated project outcomes would vary. You can expect to contribute to a critical growth area for a company. Whether in sales and marketing, talent management, distribution strategy, supply chain improvement, your work can be expected to build on priorities that have been previously identified through our diagnostic and business consulting phases.
- Business Strategy
- Human Resources
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We Provide These Local Benefits
Varies based on opportunity.
Professional experience, logistics support, expert connections, access to new networks
This opportunity accepts applications for virtual experteers.
Questions & Answers About this Opportunity
Hi team, Do you still accept applicants and for which countries? Thanks, Tanya
Hi Tanya, we have opportunities throughout Latin America. We match Experteer candidates to one of more than 50 social enterprises in the region based on the Experteer's expertise/interests and the needs of companies. Let us know if you're interested and we'd be happy to identify companies that could be the right fit for you.
Is it also possible to start on the 1st of November 2017?
Does this opportunity take care of travel costs and all other expenses for accommodation, food, local transportation etc.
Entrepreneurs hosting Experteers are asked to cover accommodation primarily, and Experteers are requested to cover other costs.
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Industry: Biotechnology, Capital Markets, Civic & Social Organization, Construction, Environmental Services, Financial Services, Global Development, Impact Investing, Maritime, Primary/Secondary Education, Renewables & Environment, Travel & Tourism, Wholesale
Mission: Economic Empowerment
Size: Medium sized organization: 25 - 100 persons
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