Create Change Ghana Job Recruitment

Create Change Ghana Job Recruitment

CCG is currently seeking applicants for a full time position as an Administration & Girls’ Enterprise Officer to support it as it enters into a new phase of growth.

The successful candidate will join a team in Tamale, Northern Ghana.

Job Scope and Responsibilities (Create Change Ghana Job Recruitment)

  • The Administration & Girls’ Enterprise Officer will, overall, take on a leading role in administration of the CCG office, as well as the development and implementation of enterprise training for girls struggling with poverty.
  • The successful candidate should have some experience in administration. Any experience in finance would also be considered an asset and preferred, but not a requirement, as training will be provided.
  • The candidate should have some experience developing and/or implementing entrepreneurial and business training for youth and/or people struggling with poverty.
  • In addition, we are also looking for someone who can act as a support person to the many young women who intern in our office. This person should be kind, compassionate, and above all a natural mentor and leader.
  • Under the supervision of the Country Director, the Administration & Girls’ Enterprise Officer will be responsible for keeping sound administrative records, and training colleagues and junior staff in effective administrative procedures.
  • The Officer will be directly responsible for recruiting and training young women in business start-ups and management so they are able to plan for and implement small businesses to support their life goals.

The responsibilities will include but won’t be limited to:

Administrative Duties (50%)

  • Oversee general administrative activities of the organisation
  • Assist in account receivable and payable activities
  • Maintain general office files
  • Purchase of office supplies, equipment etc
  • Identify reliable service providers and establish relationship for the provision of services to the organisation
  • Keep an updated record of all service providers
  • Oversee the maintenance of office assets and maintain accurate records of all assets
  • Handle and report administrative and financial issues to the Program Director
  • Manage all other related financial or administrative issues, which may be directed by the Program Director.

Business & Enterprise Program Duties (50%)

  • In liaison with the Program Director, recruit young women for business trainings
  • Conduct financial literacy and business management trainings to recruited young women
  • Assist trainees to put business ideas into actions and guide them in the start-up process
  • Conduct follow-up visits after trainings and provide support to new businesses
  • Provide advice and guidance to graduates of business development, growth and sustainability
  • Mentor junior staff in the office to ensure they have the administrative skills required to effectively manage their responsibilities as office staff
  • A minimum qualification of a first degree in Finance, Bachelor of Commerce, Business administration preferred, but a degree in Community Development, Education, etc. will also be considered
  • At least 2 years working experience in a related position
  • A natural mentor and leader, who demonstrates a high level of compassion irrespective of age, gender, income, or religion
  • Demonstrated interest in advancing opportunities for youth, women and/or people living in poverty will be considered an asset
  • Computer literate with proficiency in Excel, Word and Powerpoint
    Proficiencyin QuickBooks will be an added advantage
  • Strong business development skills and experience, with the ability to work to achieve targets and take full ownership of projects
  • A proactive and positive work ethic with strong team-working skills
  • A positive spirit who is keen to learn new things and develop further
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills in relation to colleagues and clients, customers and partners.
  • Good organizational, administration and time management skills
  • Strong account management skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple projects and being able to meet deadlines.
  • An understanding of, and commitment to equality of opportunity and diversity.
  • Stock and inventory control techniques
  • Creative, enthusiastic and determined to produce high quality work
  • Reliable, responsive and able to prioritize
  • Must be fluent in English
  • Fluency in Dagbani will be considered an asset


APPLICATION PROCESS (Create Change Ghana Job Recruitment )

Interested persons should submit a one page cover letter and a CV to Jobs@createchangenow.ca.

Closing Date: Tuesday, 16th November, 2021 at 17:00.

Late applications will not be accepted and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Women are strongly encouraged to apply.

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