Rob Katz

Job: Agora Partnerships Development Director

Agora Partnerships teamPosition: Development Director

Location: Washington, DC

Organization: Agora Partnerships is a non profit, social mission organization dedicated to providing talented entrepreneurs in developing countries with the tools, networks, and financing necessary to launch successful, socially responsible businesses – the kind that can fight poverty, provided needed goods and services, and help build a sustainable society. Agora has launched operations in Nicaragua and is preparing to scale regionally.

Description: Agora Partnerships is hiring a Development Director to help the organization increase its impact and expand throughout Central America. Agora Partnerships is a non-profit organization that provides strategy, networks, and access to growth capital to small business entrepreneurs in the developing world capable of creating positive change in their communities. The organization currently focuses on Nicaragua and is expanding throughout Central America and Mexico. Ideal candidates will be entrepreneurial self-starters with excellent interpersonal and communications skills. They will have competitive drive and passion to help competitive small enterprises in the developing world succeed. The position will be part of the senior management team and will play an integral role developing and implementing Agora’s expansion strategy. As Agora has a small staff, we are looking for a high performing individual who has the skills and temperament to work independently and help Agora grow.

For more information, including how to apply, see the attached job description (PDF).

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