EDC has worked successfully in the international development community for decades and wishes to continue these efforts.Position Summary:
EDC works in the international development arena and conducts research for use in the development of proposals in response to the expected solicitations. The Business Development Special Casual is a short-term position that will help identify and recruit staff, research information relating to the upcoming solicitations, contact potential partner organizations to help set up appointments, and assist with formulating strategies. This will include collecting information, helping to filter and analyze the information, and identifying appropriate local NGOs who may form a part of a program consortium. International travel may be required.
The Business Development Special Casual in this position is expected to communicate clearly and courteously; to develop and maintain positive relationships with clients, consultants, collaborators, co-workers, field sites, and funders; and to work respectfully with EDC colleagues. The job requires adherence to EDC policies and procedures. S/he will also convey organizational philosophy and values.This is a short-term part time position which does not include the standard EDC benefits package.
This position requires educational achievement; excellent writing skills; demonstrable initiative, creativity, and flexibility; ability to work independently and effectively in groups; and strong interpersonal & organizational skills. Specific requirements:
Please note that a strong candidate has been identified