CAREER CENTER
Country Representative – Guatemala
Pro Mujer Internacional
Guatemala Guatemala
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Date Posted 07/14/2022
Application deadline 08/05/2022
Type of Position Consultant
Education Requirement Master

About Pro Mujer

For over 30 years, Pro Mujer has empowered women through an all-inclusive mix of services, enabling them to reach their full potential, provide for their families and play a critical role in the economic development of Latin America. Pro Mujer is a preeminent purpose-driven social enterprise and an industry leader in financial inclusion, impact investing, entrepreneurship, workforce reskilling, and healthcare with a women-centered approach in its innovative programs.

Across its platforms and programs, Pro Mujer engages the most vulnerable people, whose access to healthcare, education and financial services is often the most tenuous. Pro Mujer leads thought leadership in gender lens investing in Latin America and plays an important role as an aggregator of blended capital focused on catalytic investment through innovative investment vehicles and financial products.

Pro Mujer’s work is closely aligned with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), delivering tangible results in eight SDGs: 1, 3, 4, 5, 8, 10, 11, and 16.

More information at www.promujer.org

Making impact together

The Country Representative – Guatemala represents Pro Mujer at the local level and coordinates with the local teams to align and secure proper operations and execution of different programs. Key responsibilities include public relations, proposal coordination and project execution, relationship management and supporting the work of the local teams.

 

REQUISITOS MÍNIMOS

Essential Functions

  • Establish strategic direction from a geographic perspective while coordinating with multiple local actors to ensure that all parties are aligned.
  • Coordinate and act as a liaison, ensuring the appropriate interaction between the different areas (health, finance, education, marketing and communication, accounting, risk and auditing, human resources, operations, and technology, among others) at the local level.
  • Ensures with all necessary areas the development and coordination of the local Annual Operational Plan (POA) in line with the priorities established by the organization at the international level.
  • Responsible for identifying, addressing, and cultivating relationships with local potential partners and funding sources from different sectors (business, academia, social, government, private).
  • Responsible for representing Pro Mujer locally ensuring the correct positioning and promoting Pro Mujer as a thought leader.
  • Legal representative of Pro Mujer’s local entities and responsible for the administrative functions of Pro Mujer’s nonprofit entity in Guatemala, which involves, but is not limited to, effective management of the non-for-profit entity, the signing of all types of agreements (governmental, third-party services, alliance agreements, etc.), execution of payments and any activity needed for the adequate running of daily operations. In addition, Country Representative will represent Pro Mujer as a board member or a similar position of local or foreign subsidiaries or affiliates of Pro Mujer, according to local legal requirements.
  • Develops and oversees Pro Mujer local public relations strategy to obtain more and better local recognition.
  • Prepare periodic status reports needed for grants and local regulators as necessary.
  • Responsible for defining a budget for the area and giving compliance and control to it during the year.
  • Responsible for coordinating administrative decisions according to needs.
  • Perform other projects and related duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree and Master´s degree (preferred) in business administration, finance, or related area.
  • English and Spanish working ability required.
  • 5+ years of work experience at the management level.
  • Knowledge and experience designing programs focused on technology for development, financial inclusion, entrepreneurship, digital literacy, health or international development.
  • Superior verbal, written and interpersonal skills that appeal successfully to a variety of constituencies.

We value

  • Outstanding team contributor in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple deadlines.

Position is open for candidates located in Guatemala

Full time Job

Application

  • Complete your professional profile
  • Take the requested tests.
  • Interview process.
  • Selection Committee: Talent Acquisition team, Global Manager Representation and Gender, Chief Human Resources Officer, CEO.

Pro Mujer provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.