Business Development in Kosovo
You would be responsible for researching and writing a business plan for field-run new ventures. Tasks include: market research, creating financial projections and writing of detailed business plans for new BAM/B4T (Business for Transformation) ventures.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Writing business plans that will fit with the interest needs of the NGO
Be involved with the team and wider field in prayer gatherings and training events, when appropriate
Proposed weekly Schedule:
5 days involved in researching the Kosovar market and writing the business plan that will fit with the interest and needs of the NGO
1 day involved in other ministries. Weekly team devotions and prayer time.
1 day off
Qualifications and Skills:
Strong verbal and written English communication skills
Excellent organizational and project management skills
Ideally has experience in research and data collection, business planning, and financial modeling
Minimum GPA of 3.0 required
All interns must formally accept and abide by OM USA’s Statement of Faith for the duration of the internship.
International internships are not paid positions and all financial needs should be covered with personal support.
Pre-Field training happens through on-line materials and Skype sessions with coaches and other interns for a few weeks leading up departure date. Includes debriefing with coaches on return.
Dates and duration of internships are flexible, should be worked out with the team.
Home-stay with a national is dependent on circumstances.
Qualifications of on-field supervisor:
MBA from a top-ten program
15 years of working experience:
5 years of boutique management consulting experience
5 years of strategy consulting at a top firm
5 years of Business-as-Mission experience.
Currently works for the Global Sustainability Initiative.
Degree Credit available upon the approval of your university/college supervisors.