Change Management Expert Needed for Guatemalan Small Business


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

Business Growth Workshop

About

Bpeace is highly experienced in helping what we call "Fast Runner" businesses develop their potential.

Share What You Know with Others, and Make a Difference! Put your change management experience to work changing lives.

The award-winning nonprofit Bpeace seeks an experienced change management expert with at least ten years’ experience to VIRTUALLY CONSULT a Guatemalan firm that performs voice, data, CATV, CCTV, audio/visual installation services for businesses and commercial properties. The firm is a participant in Bpeace’s18-month enterprise development program during which time they implement two Growth Projects to tackle barriers to growth, strengthen ongoing operations, or meet a growth opportunity. The firm has implemented a family succession plan and wants to define roles and responsibilities of new management team.

What you will be doing

  • Consult virtually via GoToMeeting or Skype; each call lasting one hour.
  • Assist the firm in identifying new roles and responsibilities of management team. Interview them individually and as team to determine competencies.
  • Guide the firm in developing an operations strategy that outlines action steps and resources.
  • Coach the Fast Runner as the company implements your suggestions.

About the Businesses

The firm is a family owned business. They perform voice, data, CATV, CCTV, audio/visual, and access control design and installation services for businesses and commercial properties. The firm also provides consulting services for reinstallation or repair projects and has established a reputation for being a solutions provider in the industry. They recently experienced a generational change in management.

Where and When

  • Start working virtually with Bpeace team and Fast Runner.
  • Estimated work time: Two to five calls with management team over Skype or GoToMeeting.

Skills and Experience Needed

  • 10+ years of experience in Change Management.
  • Experience with small and medium businesses preferred.
  • Experience guiding entrepreneurs in understanding organizational values.
  • Proven level of cultural competence; experience working in the developing world preferred.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Spanish is preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills. Sense of humor.
  • Flexibility; able to work where there is ambiguity and uncertainty.

If you are interested in this position or would like
additional information, please contact Alexandra Salas
at asalas@bpeace.org

Skills

  • Organization Design
  • Relationship Building
  • Career Counseling / Coaching
  • Group Facilitation
  • Professional Development

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