|Datum||16 mei 2018|
|Vervaldatum||06 jun 2018|
Cordaid believes in a world without poverty and exclusion. We strive for just and sustainable societies where every person counts. We stand for knowledge and talent sharing between North and South, between farmers and businesses, between activists and policymakers. Where poverty, conflict and exclusion divide societies, we connect people and communities. We stand for professionalism, expertise and solidarity across borders. We aim at maximizing our social impact and contributing to systemic change. We operate where natural disasters strike, where conflicts tear up communities and where lack of opportunities and service delivery keep families in extreme poverty. Cordaid is one of the leading CSO’s in the Netherlands, working in fragile contexts on Health, Resilience, Private Sector Development, Humanitarian aid and Security & Justice. Apart from our work abroad we also contribute to new forms of job creation and social innovation in The Netherlands.
Cordaid is a member of the international Catholic networks Caritas and CIDSE and we are active in worldwide civil society networks. We work in around 20 countries in Africa, the Middle East and Asia.
Cordaid is looking for a Expert Private Sector Development. What you do:
The Expert Private Sector Development (PSD) will primarily contribute to supporting the acceleration of existing and scalable micro, small and medium enterprises (XSMEs) in fragile settings. You facilitate access to the necessary inputs to support their sustainability and support interventions aimed at improving the entrepreneurial ecosystem and employability of youth. Projects under the programme are currently being implemented in Ethiopia, Sierra Leone and Afghanistan, with roll out foreseen in 2018 in the Democratic Republic of Congo, South Sudan and Myanmar. Furthermore you will be responsible, together with the PSD colleagues from our country offices and other PSD experts in the Resilience unit and within Cordaid Investments, for:
In addition to the programme tasks, you are expected to formulate research objectives matching current/new programmes and profiling the Resilience Unit. You will be supportive of the team’s participation in international conferences and workshops aiming to share Cordaid’s expertise in PSD with the wider PSD community and foster our innovation.
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If you are interested in this position and you meet all requirements, please send in your application to the attention of Petra Keeris, HR Advisor before 6 June 2018 with the ‘’apply’’ button. An assessment can be part of the selection procedure. For more information about Cordaid, please visit our website.
Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.