Entrepreneur (Business or NGO)

Central Asia / Business / 2+ years / Job ID: 307

There are opportunities to develop and run a business or an NGO.

This would involve setting up and running a business or NGO.

The applicant should be a confident entrepreneur and able to deal with uncertainty, the cultural context and language challenges.

Coffee Shop

East Asia / Business / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1562

A well-established local coffee shop business

Coffee shop owners are looking for short-term help to manage day-to-day coffee shop business (serving customers, making drinks, taking food orders,etc.). The coffee shop also hosts English conversation activities that could use extra conversation partners for college students and young professionals. For a long-term worker, this business also has the ability to open a branch location in another part of the city. The owners would like to start a new one near the college campus. It’s a great opportunity to work with and reach out to young people.

We need a person with experience or someone eager to learn the coffee/food industry, with a heart for outreach through business.

Public Relations

West Asia / Business / 1-11 months / Job ID: 1559

A Christian media company with radio, Web, YouTube, and social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.) outreach in this large unreached country. Currently impacting approximately 5 million people, inviting them to an encounter with Jesus and growth in faith through integration into His church. Increasing its presence on the radio and on the Web, establishing an online support community for skeptics, seekers and new believers, creating video media with Christian content, creating music with local worship artists, and translating select books, articles and materials into the local language.

This short-term position is for a public relations person who will design and layout paper promotion materials (flyers, postcards, posters) for distribution to foreign partners and potential partners, help develop and optimize Google Analytics reports and do search engine optimization (SEO) of the ministry’s web pages, and do graphic redesign of the ministry’s web site.

A person with a heart for integrating their skills at communications and public relations with a calling to spread the Good News. A willingness to work cross-culturally with the Director and others on staff who are local citizens and believers. Creativity, passion and flexibility are all good characteristics.

Designer/marketing consultant

Bangladesh / Business / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 772

At this social enterprise in Bangladesh, women gain job skills, develop into leaders and entrepreneurs, and experience Biblical values lived out. The business provides full time, dignified employment to these women at high risk for trafficking.

The ideal candidate should be able to identify local and unique design elements, design new products, assist in brand / website development,copywriting and social media activities, and design marketing materials.

Graphic design experience would be an advantage. S/he will practise a mature, sound Christian faith. Because the job entails working with very vulnerable women, a female would be the ideal candidate for this position, though a male candidate would be considered.

Sales Coordinator

South Asia / Business / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1325

Through dignified work, this organisation provides a sustainable livelihood for women at risk and survivors of trafficking. Women gain job skills and the opportunity to develop into leaders and entrepreneurs in a healthy, healing environment.

The Sales Coordinator will be involved in many aspects of sales including market analysis, design and implementation of procedures to streamline processes, communication with suppliers and customers, assisting with pricing strategies, working with the accounts department, and creating content for sales newsletters.

Applicants should be committed to business as mission and the pursuit of excellence, be able to work well as part of a team and encourage others, and have good organisational skills. A degree in sales or marketing and previous experience are required, as is a mature Christian faith.

Entrepreneurs

West Asia / Business / 2+ years / Job ID: 557

There is scope in this country for creative and experienced entrepreneurs. While it’s not an easy place to do business, it can be profitable and the spiritual impact can be significant. With patience, investigation and consultation with those available on the ground, the local economy and needs can be understood.

A relatively high capital investment is required. The best approach is to begin with a job working for a local company, for example, as an international marketing manager or specialist. Local companies are eager to improve their exports. BAM requires a serious, long-term commitment.

All the typical characteristics of entrepreneurs are needed, plus grace to operate in a cross-cultural setting.

Entrepreneur

South East Asia / Business / 2+ years / Job ID: 885

The growing economy of this country offers many opportunities for business. Many small businesses have been started in recent years.

There are opportunities for starting your own business or coming alongside local business people who need help. A suitable candidate would support local believers and churches in developing a business mindset and showing them how to be salt and light in the marketplace by being an example in your own business as well as providing business mentoring.

The qualified individual would have an entrepreneurial attitude and some management/finance/sales experience along with a willingness and creativity to develop their own role.

International Sales Manager

Central Asia / Business / 2+ years / Job ID: 513

A printing/publishing company in a major Central Asian city.

We are seeking a sales manager to work together with an existing marketing team of 2 to secure clients from international and foreign companies, NGO’s, and development and relief organizations. Additional responsibilities would include development of the local sales team in areas of strategy and achievement. A modest local salary is offered.

The ideal applicant should have relevant qualifications and experience.

Business Consultant

Central Asia / Business / 12-23 months / Job ID: 1453

We provide translation into English, Russian, and our local language. Our consulting services provide best practice seminars for factories, hotels, and other businesses.

We are open to someone who can assist in any area of business development from text editing, admin, marketing, website and social media.

Experience in business development or work with a startup is helpful. Admin skills, working with Excel, marketing. The person needs to be flexible in a changing environment, excited to learn about new cultures and languages, and willing to train others with a humble attitude.

Marketing Manager

South East Asia / Business / 12-23 months / Job ID: 1215

Located in a poor area of the city, the organisation endeavours to assist young men to stay in school while they learn life skills. Funds are raised for this by selling fair trade t-shirts printed with social and ecological justice issues. Youths earn a living while working flexible hours so that they can complete school. Shirts are sold locally and in many countries throughout the world.

Staff currently include young men who live in the urban poor communities of the capital. An estimated 40% of boys in these communities end up with drug habits as a response to the violence and destitution of their homes and neighbourhoods. This business offers opportunities for a change of direction and for new life. It needs a person with business acumen to take the company to the next level of profit, so it can increase the number of youths helped.

We are looking for an Expat Marketing Manager to take sales to a new level and implement sustainable sales channels for the future. The successful applicant would have a relevant Sales or Marketing degree, with a minimum 2 years’ work experience plus retail/fashion experience, POS production and photoshop skills, and would be savvy with social media. Sensitivity and compassion are also necessary.