Work type: Volunteer Overseas
Location: International – Various, International – Asia
Host organisation: Centro Feto Haburas Dozenvolvimento (CFHD)
Start date: January 2015
End date: September 2015
Support women survivors of violence to become financially independent through social enterprises. You’ll be a critical member of a small but dynamic group of women creating change in their community.
Centro Feto Haburas Dozenvolvimento (CFHD) started with a group of women determined to support each other through the common challenges they faced. It now aims to help women in Baucau be more self-confident, liberated and able to sustain their own livelihoods.
CFHD is now seeking a Business Development Adviser to raise funds from social enterprises such as a café and handicrafts. This will include developing a business plan and mentoring staff in promotion, administration and financial management. The role will include support with project management.
The successful candidate will demonstrate:
- Experience in growing commercial or social business enterprises
- Ability to train, mentor and build capacity of staff members
- Willingness to learn Tetun is essential
- Self awareness, cultural sensitivity, flexibility and adaptability, resilience
Find out more
Watch video: Sara Webster, a volunteer now at CFHD
Read about CFHD in UNPACKED magazine
Applications close Monday 4 August 2014.
Apply : http://volunteeroverseas.redcross.org.au/vol/en/job/496099/business-development-adviser