Business & Enterprise Development Manager

at IRC - International Rescue Committee
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted July 27, 2021
Category Management
Currency UGX


Develop and sustain relationships with private and public enterprises and associations, NGOs, and bilateral and multilateral organizations that offer employment and/or support self-employment of refugees and vulnerable individuals in Kampala.
Develop and sustain relationships with financial institutions that provide or could arrange financial products for refugees, vulnerable individuals and/ or their groups.
Participate and advise on enterprise and business selection, provide insight into product development and competitive positioning of businesses.
Work with the M&E and research team to conduct market research to identify new business and market opportunities.

Qualifications  :

A minimum of a University degree in Business Management or Administration, Marketing, business development, SMEs, local economic development and related fields is essential; specialized training in project management or monitoring and evaluation is an added advantage.
At least three years’ experience in implementing livelihoods and business development projects; with good aptitude of logical framework approach; experience with household income growth strategies
Skills and Abilities