Ppkilak Business Mentor

Closing Date: 12 October 2022

Category: Finance & Business Support

Become a VSA Volunteer and share your experience, knowledge and skills to transform the lives of many, provide greater cultural understanding, and create a fair future for all.

About volunteering with VSA

VSA is New Zealand's largest and most experienced volunteering agency working in international development. We provide skilled Kiwi volunteers to support organisations in the Pacific and beyond through capacity building, both in country and virtually.  

For E-Volunteer assignments, the volunteer will receive a monthly honorarium to help cover the costs associated with undertaking the assignment.  For further information, please refer to our website www.vsa.org.nz

Our Partner Organisation

PPKilak Group is a Nissan (Nehan) Island based business that was formed in March 2020 aiming to support Nissan communities, by involving them in small business activities to earn income. Their mission is to unite, empower and liberate the members to achieve the goal of better income and an improved living standard. This will be achieved by involving families, individuals, and different community groups in small business activities, in particular the production and packaging of quality coconut oil

The Assignment

In this assignment a VSA volunteer will provide the knowledge and the skills needed by the organisation to work towards achieving set goals.The first step using an E-Volunteer would be assisting in the business planning, and to mentor the organisation to ensure viability of their plans and business direction.

We are looking for a volunteer for this assignment who has the following skills and experience:
  • A Diploma or degree in a business discipline
  • The ability to carry out research, understand Business development in a Developing Country.
  • Experience in strategic planning, business planning and business development,
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Proven experience with start-up businesses developing strategic plans and translating these into workable business plans specific to the local environmental and economic factors.
An understanding of FMCG - fast moving consumer goods from a business model perspective is desirable.

Apply Now!

Apply for this amazing opportunity through our website. For more information on this assignment, email volunteer@vsa.org.nz.

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We are looking for a volunteer with:

  • 4-month part-time volunteer assignment
  • Volunteer remotely from your own home
  • Share your skills and experience to make a difference