Jan 132018

Organization: Chemonics
Country: Viet Nam
Closing date: 01 Feb 2018

Chemonics seeks a women and minority small and medium enterprise (SME) outreach facilitator for an anticipated USAID-funded project to integrate SMEs into global value chains. The facilitator, based in Ho Chi Minh City, will work within a dynamic team environment surrounded by thought leaders with expertise in economic growth and micro-, small, and medium enterprise development best practices. Vietnamese nationals are encouraged to apply. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.

Responsibilities include:

  • Identify women and minority-owned businesses through specialized support groups, associations, and NGOs
  • Assess women and minority-owned businesses’ needs in terms of readiness for linkages to foreign invested enterprises (FIE) supply chains and investments
  • Works with project component teams to adapt and expand project activities to these groups
  • Ensures that all project activities are inclusive


  • Bachelor’s degree in economics, business management, finance, market systems, international trade, trade policy, gender studies, or a related field required; master’s degree highly desirable
  • Minimum three years of professional experience in business management, private sector development, regional integration, regulatory reforms, or related experience
  • Knowledge of and experience working with Vietnamese associations and with NGOs supporting women and minority groups required
  • Demonstrated experience in collaborating with various stakeholders and counterparts
  • Ability to travel throughout Vietnam
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated leadership, versatility, and integrity
  • Fluent Vietnamese and intermediate English required

How to apply:

Please submit electronic submissions of CV and cover letter to by February 1, 2018. Please include “Women and Minorty SME Outreach Facilitator” in the subject line as appropriate. No telephone inquiries, please. Finalists will be contacted.

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