in 1985, Cowater International Inc. has built a global reputation for
excellence in the world of management consulting in international
development. Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada and with experience in more
than 65 countries, Cowater has established itself as Canada’s leading
management consulting firm in international development.
is currently recruiting an Access to Finance and SME Development Expert for an
upcoming project. Candidates must be fluent in English. The successful
candidate will work out of the project office in Jakarta, Indonesia part-time over
a term of 7 years.
posting is best suited for individuals already based in Southeast Asia.
project is responsible for the identification and deployment of technical
assistance to respond to requests from partner developing countries in the Asia
Pacific region. This technical assistance will contribute to reducing poverty
in Asia Pacific developing countries through support to the enabling
environment for pro-poor trade and investment-related economic activities.
to Finance and SME Development Expert will:
- Maintain technical oversight on access to finance and SME development–related issues with contracted
a strong awareness
of the enabling environment for SMEs,
especially in Asia Pacific; and
/ briefs on SME–related issues.
- Master’s Degree in Business, Economics, Development,
or related field and/or an Accounting Designation
- Minimum of 5 years of experience
international business strategies
capacities of governments, organizations, and the private sector (SMEs)
- Promoting private
- Experience working on international development
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as possible. Applications will be assessed as they are received.
We thank all applicants, however only those making
the shortlist will be contacted.