Location : Africa East, Southern, West Central and Northern Africa
Mercy Corps is a leading global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible. In disaster, in hardship, in more than 40 countries around the world, we partner to put bold solutions into action helping people triumph over adversity and build stronger communities from within.
Now, and for the future.
Mercy Corps’ portfolio across Africa has grown to 17 countries, including both humanitarian response and development focused programming.
Mercy Corps is creating a roster of short-term business development consultants across the region to help support our Africa growth strategy.
Purpose / Project Description :
Short-term consultants will provide surge support on key business development initiatives. Short-term consultants are sought for a range of humanitarian and development focused opportunities.
The Consultant will be tasked with working closely with Mercy Corps Country offices and Headquarters teams to design and develop a competitive proposal based on field research, consultations with key internal and external stakeholders, input from technical and business development experts, and a thorough design process.
Consultant Activities / Deliverables :
Responsibilities will include a range of activities related to pre-positioning, leading design workshops, development of strategy and lead writing.
Specific responsibilities and deliverables will be tailored to individual business development opportunities and in-country needs.
Timeframe / Schedule :
Contingent on specific proposal opportunities.
Required Experience & Skills :
Application Process :
Please submit a cover letter, CV and two writing samples. Cover letter should include a list of past proposals including donor, value and if awarded.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.