Enterprise Development Coordinator at Ripple Effect

1 Enterprise Development Coordinator at Ripple Effect
Enterprise Development Coordinator

Ripple Effect | Type: Job
Published: 2024-06-11 | Deadline: 2024-06-19

Enterprise Development Coordinator

Job code: PDD019 

Salary: Competitive based on skills and experience

Hours: Full time – 40 hours per week

Contract type: Fixed – 3 years.

Location: Kigali, Rwanda

About the role

This is a fulltime role within the Programme department working closely with project manager of the new Zikamwa II project. You will oversee partnership and market linkages and build teams capacity to deliver the interventions. Support intervention teams to identify and facilitate the development of dynamic and inclusive enterprises that are aligned to dairy value chain. Leading value chain and/or market analysis studies intended to support and match dairy smallholder farmers and enterprises to actors in the dairy value chain. Ultimately, the role contributes to Ripple Effect's mission of sustainable development and positive change.

About Us

Established in 1988 (as Send a Cow), Ripple Effect is a dynamic and passionate international development charity on a mission to create a powerful and lasting impact. Our vision is to see a rural Africa that is confident, thriving, and sustainable, with a growing economy and higher living standards for all. At Ripple Effect, we've honed our focus on three critical areas: Farm Systems, Gender and Social Inclusion, and Enterprise Development. Through these pillars, we're dedicated to combating poverty and nurturing a vibrant, thriving African landscape that will thrive for generations to come.

About you

The ideal candidate for this role is a detail-oriented and proactive individual with strong analytical and communication skills, with at least 5 years relevant experience. They should have solid understanding of enterprise development, market linkages, monitoring and tracking, material development and quality assurance, partnerships and networking. Experience in capacity building and development of tools, and coordination with other departments is desirable. Above all, they should be committed to Ripple Effect's mission of sustainable development and positive change and adhere to the organization's values and policies.

What We Offer

  • Pension
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Medical insurance for yourself and dependents
  • Training and development opportunities
  • A fulfilling opportunity to contribute to a meaningful cause.
  • A supportive working environment that champions wellbeing and support

How to apply

If you feel you have the qualities, passion, skills, and experience to fulfil this varied, rewarding, and vital role, we would love to hear from you.

  • Download and complete the following documents:
  • Application form
  • Submit your job application form to applications@rippleeffect.org by the closing date clearly indicating the position you are applying for and the job code in the subject line.

For the details on Job descriptions, Application form, etc. please check this link: Ripple Effect | Enterprise Development Coordinator, Rwanda  

Please note that CVs or incomplete forms will not be considered, and only shortlisted candidates will be interviewed.

Ripple Effect also seeks references and conducts background checks before confirming any candidate in a role offered.

If you require the job description or the application form in a different format, please contact applications@rippleeffect.org

Application forms are also available at Ripple Effect Rwanda’s offices located at CPR building, KG 2 Av 4, Kimihurura near Akabindi.

Key dates

Closing date – 5pm (Rwanda time), Wednesday 19th June 2024.

Start date – 1st July 2024