Social Impact Project for Business Development Experteer to Support Kyusa

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Project Description and Impact

About Kyusa:

Kyusa is a non-profit organization based in Uganda that focuses on empowering youth through entrepreneurship and skills development. We aim to create a world where young people have access to opportunities that enable them to reach their full potential.

Kyusa is seeking a Business Development Experteer to help us grow our impact and reach in the region. The consultant will help us by developing and implementing a strategic plan to identify and secure partnerships, funding, and other resources that support our mission.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Business Administration, Marketing, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in business development, fundraising, and partnership management in the non-profit sector.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to research and identify potential partners, donors, and funding opportunities.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders.
  • Self-motivated and results-oriented, with the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Familiarity with the Ugandan business landscape and experience working with youth-focused organizations is an advantage.

Learning Opportunity

Working as a pro bono Business Development Experteer with Kyusa can provide the consultant with valuable learning opportunities in several areas, including:

  1. Social entrepreneurship: Kyusa's focus on empowering youth through entrepreneurship can provide the consultant with insights into the challenges and opportunities involved in launching and growing successful social ventures.

  2. Non-profit management: Working with a non-profit organization like Kyusa can help the consultant gain an understanding of the unique challenges and opportunities involved in managing and growing a mission-driven organization.

  3. Cross-cultural communication: Kyusa operates in Uganda, a country with a rich and diverse cultural heritage. Working with the Kyusa team can provide the consultant with insights into the nuances of cross-cultural communication and help them develop skills in working effectively with people from diverse backgrounds.

  4. Grant writing and fundraising: As part of their role, the consultant will have the opportunity to develop and submit high-quality grant proposals and fundraising materials. This can help the consultant develop skills in persuasive writing, data analysis, and fundraising best practices.

  5. Impact measurement and evaluation: As a mission-driven organization, Kyusa is committed to measuring and evaluating its impact. Working with Kyusa can provide the consultant with insights into the best practices for measuring social impact and evaluating the effectiveness of programs and initiatives.


To be determined with the selected candidate

Food Stipend

to be discussed

About the Hosting Organization

Kyusa is a Non-profit working on Civic & Social Organization, Non-Profit, Professional Training & Coaching, E-Learning.