Global WASH Initiative, Ghana
The Business Project Manager is vital not only to iDE’s mission-driven global organization, but also to the success of our customers. iDE leverages the power of business to fight poverty around the world. We understand that our customers – rural households living on less than $5/day – are entrepreneurs in their own rights. Our approach offers them a chance to use affordable, desirable products and services to create increase their incomes and improve their lives.
The Business Project Manager will lead a team in delivering a two-year project in northern Ghana looking at developing markets for safe water. The Business Project Manager will report directly to the iDE Ghana WASH Director, who also serves as the CEO of Sama Sama. S/he must be comfortable working in a matrix-style organizational structure as many project team members are also staffed onto other projects. S/he will need to be very good at planning and communicating staffing needs with other teams. S/he will work closely with the Country Director, Innovation Director, Programs Director, and Operations team. S/he will also be supported by the Global WASH team based out of iDE’s headquarters in Denver, CO.
Please reference the Business Project Manager, IDE Ghana Recruitment Package (attached) for complete details and instructions how to apply.
SCHEDULE: Submit applications as soon as possible. First round of interviews starting December 11.
START DATE: Ideally, our new Business Project Manager will be in place by January 15, 2018.
**NOTE – A resume, cover letter, and sample business plan/model are all required for consideration. Please include the sample in the same PDF document as your cover letter.