TYPE: Internship
EMPLOYER: NGOabroad
LOCATION OF JOBRwanda
REGION: Sub-Saharan Africa
COUNTRY: Rwanda
CLOSING28 Dec 2017
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION: 

NGOabroad is a unique service that helps people enter or advance in international humanitarian work and provides frugal, custom fit international volunteer opportunities.

ABOUT THE JOB:

Rwanda, as national policy dictates, only allows in interns or volunteers that can fill a role that Rwandans can not fill, therefore the positions fill up quickly.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

There are four different roles/positions available:

  1. Operations:  improving performance in the field:
    • Make site visits around the country;
    • Ensure the connection between headquarters in Kigali and entrepreneurs in the field;
    • Assist entrepreneurs to achieve success;
    • Coach & mentor entrepreneurship.
  2. Finance:
    • Prepare Excel spreadsheets;
    • Conduct cash flow analysis;
    • Record inflow/outflow;
    • Calculate how many Rwandans are using mobile banking.
  3. IT/ MIS:
    • Database analysis;
    • Data “mining” to distill demographics and activities of entrepreneurs.
  4. Marketing:
    • Help determine marketing strategy and rebranding;
    • Help determine how to be better known all over Rwanda;
    • Help execute marketing strategy.

Qualifications:

  1. Operations:
    • Strong entrepreneurial stills;
    • Strong leadership & management skills;
    • Strong people/interactional skills;
    • Ability to work independently;
    • French and Kinyarwanda is preferred.
  2. Finance:
    • Degree in Finance;
    • Sufficient knowledge of English.
  3. IT/ Management Information Systems:
    • Degree is not essential but strong skills & experience in database mining and analytics are required;
    • Sufficient knowledge of English.
  4. Marketing:
    1. Degree is helpful but not essential;
    2. Strong skills & experience in marketing;
    3. Experience in Africa would be an asset;
    4. Knowledge of English & French is helpful. Kinya Rwandan is preferred.
HOW TO APPLY: 

Interested candidates should submit their resume to info@NGOabroad.com.

  • First, please read the NGOabroad website.
  • Questionnaire can be found on home page and Apply page.
  • Please briefly answer the entire Questionnaire – breezing though using single words and phrases, not sentences or essays.
  • Leave questions intact and just answer to right of question and then paste into email body.