Our eight-strong acquisition team at the global office in Zurich is responsible for providing professional support and guidance to our bid managers in the regional and country offices. We monitor the pipeline, provide strategic input for the further development of the portfolio, and coordinate, review and finalize concrete offers according to internal organizational criteria and the requirements of the donors. We are looking for a new team member by 1 February 2024 or upon agreement as Business Development Advisor for Latin America (80-90%).
Swisscontact offers attractive working conditions in an international and multicultural context. We see our work as a joint effort in an agile organizational culture: mutual respect, trust and teamwork.
We look forward to receiving your online application with the following documents in English or German: letter of motivation, curriculum vitae, diplomas and references. Application deadline is January 7, 2024.
Swisscontact is an independent non-profit development organisation established in 1959 by representatives of the Swiss private sector and civil society.
Our development work focuses on unleashing the potential of private initiatives in developing and emerging countries. We foster sustainable and inclusive economic development with the objective of improving the quality of life for all.
Our work is based on three foundational pillars: We strengthen the competencies of individuals so they can improve their income and their opportunities for employment; we enhance the competitiveness of businesses to help them grow and become more resilient; we promote socio-economic systems that favour comprehensive development for widespread prosperity.
The organisation is currently active in over 130 projects in 41 countries with around 1400 employees. It is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.