Virtual Operating Officer Education

Fundación Capital
Deadline for Applications
Where to Apply

What are we offering?
Foundation Capital is in search of an operations officer in Colombia to jointly lead the strategy of Virtual Education. The hiring of this person will aim to support the construction of contents and teaching materials for inclusion and financial education in general and not restricted to a specific project. We provide a contract for the provision of services for (6) months, with the possibility of being extended as opportunities for the organization.

Who we are?
Foundation Capital (Fundak) is an international non-profit organization, whose team works in 11 countries in Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa with a mission to reduce poverty. We accomplish this by gestation, design and implementation of innovative projects in order to create conditions that allow people with limited resources build, improve and enhance human, physical, social and especially financial ( assets.

Tasks and responsibilities
E-learning platform: contains programs with interactive content that allow train trainers in human development, entrepreneurship and financial literacy.
or administer and manage e-learning platform, ensuring access and appropriate use of virtual resources by students, managing the availability of the platform and technological administration thereof.
o Organization of the contents and the relevant assembly line courses: Updates, load content and monitoring of the courses
Accompanying the process or students: encourage the use of the platform and participation in courses.

Virtual Campus Innovation: model of co-creation and generation of knowledge applied to the design of solutions to needs or opportunities for micro population base of the pyramid (BOP), strengthening innovation capabilities of microentrepreneurs and their terms of productivity and competitiveness.
or promote the articulation between academia and the micro-business around the development and strengthening of innovation capacities of entrepreneurs in greater poverty and vulnerability sector.
or generate new knowledge through multiple spaces of co-creation and implementation of approaches to open innovation, crowdsourcing, design thinking and design thinking and user innovation.
or address three major barriers to the productive inclusion of groups Bd: low differentiation, deficiencies in the quality of goods and services offered and access to discounted by low productivity and market competitiveness.
or encourage young people through the design of mechanisms to facilitate the work with students to generate a bank of solutions for micro BOP.
or encourage innovation by creating mecanicismos and demystification processes, making inclusive from the creation of value for the entrepreneur, your family, your environment and your customers.

Who are we looking for?

Personal Requirements
We are requiring professional should:
o Being highly committed to social and development issues;
or have the ability to relate excellently with people from different social contexts.
or be an independent, dynamic, persistent and innovative business;
or be an intra-entrepreneur with the ability to proactively solve problems and propose sustainable solutions.
Or be a compelling and inspiring ideas seller;
or be a leader who can work in teams to lead joint processes at different latitudes of Colombia.
or prepared to travel up to 50% of working time in the region.

Technical requirements
Language: English Advanced
Skills and knowledge:
o Education: Professional Social Sciences or related experience in education and use of technology.
or skills for the articulation of different actors (academia, micro-business and students).
or skills in entrepreneurship, co-creation, open innovation, crowdsourcing, Design Thinking, Business Model Canvas, e-learning Platforms and pitching.
Knowledge and productive inclusion of groups BOP
Knowledge or master and virtual education. Management of online learning platforms. (It is desirable that the candidate has knowledge in Matrix
or management and implementation of projects.
or communication skills written and verbal
Work experience
o At least three years of work experience
o Experience and availability for fieldwork and group management
o Experience in working with educational institutions

Additional Information

How can you apply?
Please send us your CV, contacts of three personal references and a cover letter concise presentation which explains his motivation for working with us (2) why would a real enrichment for our team (3) date and salary expectations possible initiation (4) where you found our job.
Please note that only complete applications will be considered. Send your request until 11 January 2016 to, with the subject “Virtual Operations Officer Education “. This job will remain posted until the position is filled.