WE ARE HIRING!
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR
Location: Western Cape - Paarl
Salary Benchmark: R180 000 – R216 000 p/a
We are looking for an energetic, reliable and engaging individual to join our dynamic team of changemakers serving our community of start-up entrepreneurs. The ideal candidate will have a financial and/or business development background, have a passion to work with people and a strong drive to make South Africa a more inclusive, just and equal society.
! Coordinate and train entrepreneurs in the Academy and LAB programme on business-related topics.
! Conduct monthly analysis of SMME’s financial data - e.g. turnover, expenses, profitability, management
accounts, and budgets.
! Provide advice and support to the SMMEs, especially on the implementation of financial systems.
! Assist with monitoring and evaluation of programmes and report writing.
! Coordinate and arrange specific events, meetings, appointments, and conferences.
! Ad-hoc tasks
! Relevant tertiary qualification in Finance Management or Business Administration.
! Strong financial and administrative background.
! 2 years’ experience in a similar role.
! Candidate must be fluent in English and Afrikaans (isiXhosa or isiZulu - advantageous).
! Advanced level of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel) skills.
! Strong attention to detail and identifying potential opportunities
! Ability to communicate clearly and professionally with clients
! Strong training and presenting skills
! Ability to build significant relationships and maintain open communication channels
! Teachability and eagerness to self-develop
! Enjoy working in a team and must have a good work ethic
**Candidate must have a valid driver’s license and own transport
*** Applications close 4 November 2019. The successful candidate to start 1 January 2020.
Please email an updated CV – including references – to:
Labit Consulting (Pty)Ltd is a business incubator fighting poverty in South Africa. We actively work towards changing the unemployment rate and dream of a tomorrow where more people will start social businesses, purposefully solving social problems in a financially sustainable way.
We do so by mentoring and equipping community-based entrepreneurs with the knowledge, skills and vision to create sustainable businesses that can create further employment opportunities in our amazing country.