Program Coordination Manager

Organization
Mountain Hazelnuts
Location
Bhutan
Job Type
Full-time
Deadline for Applications
06/08/2018
Contact Information
dnugent@mountainhazelnuts.com
Tags
Full-time

Mountain Hazelnuts (MH) is a for-profit impact venture, planting 10 million hazelnut trees on degraded mountainsides, doubling the income of thousands of subsistence farmers, and impacting nearly 15% of Bhutan\’s population. MH partners with 15,000 smallholder farmers, institutions, and communities to build a hazelnut value chain in the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan. As the country’s largest private sector employer, MH capitalizes on an exceptional opportunity to grow hazelnuts for the international market as a mission-driven business that creates value for all stakeholders.

The Company partners with local communities, the government of Bhutan, and leading international institutions, including the IFC (World Bank), Asian Development Bank, Stanford University Graduate School of Business, and others. Current and past employees have come from McKinsey & Company, Bain & Company, Boston Consulting Group, Google, NASA, and other companies.

MH is currently hiring a Program Coordination Manager to support its Executive team (i.e., Managing Director, CEO, and CFO) to manage the progress of a range of cross-functional projects, oversee internal reporting and dashboards, prioritize corporate calendar/activities, develop and support internal initiatives to improve managerial effectiveness, and coordinate the Company’s monitoring and evaluation activities.

The Program Coordination Manager will be based in Eastern Bhutan for a two-year term. Candidates should have at least five, but ideally 10-15 years of experience in a similar role and should have spent some time living in the developing world.

For the full job description, please go to https://goo.gl/JMBGn7 to learn more.

Additional Information

Mountain Hazelnuts is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Please send your CV/resume and a cover letter expressing your passion for the Company’s mission and fit for the role to Dylan (dnugent@mountainhazelnuts.com) and Teresa (tglaw@mountainhazelnuts.com), with the subject line: Program Coordination Manager.

The deadline to apply for this position is Friday, June 8th. Candidates are encouraged to apply early, as applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Only candidates shortlisted for interviews will be contacted.