Job Vacancy For Regional Business Development Services Director



Abt Associates is seeking to recruit a Regional Business Development Services Director/WA (RBDSD/WA).

Job Summary

• The RBDSD will lead all support to companies to become eligible and attractive for investment, particularly specializing in export trade between the US and Africa, by managing business development services support to projected deals
• Develop and manage the region's team of BDS services facilitators and manage BDS services to client companies through subcontract and grant mechanisms to achieve the logistical and regulatory support needed to qualify for investments, such as SPS certifications, business licensing, market feasibility studies, engineering services, local and international requirements.
• Oversee business-to-business linkage events and training activities

Qualification Required & Experience

• MBA or Master's Degree in business or relevant field, a minimum of 12 years of professional experience working in private sector development and BDS services
• A minimum of 5 years experience in managerial or leadership role and collaborating with remote teams
• Fluency in English, proficiency in French required

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested candidates may send a CV and covering letter to:

[email protected]

Please include the position title and "ATIP" in the subject line of the email. One email per position application

Closing Date: 21 August, 2020