Business Services Specialist


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As an employee-owned for-profit firm, we strive to provide excellence and value. We set the highest possible performance standards, and we believe our ownership culture and streamlined company model reinforce our development mission, allowing us to be efficient and effective in promoting meaningful change around the world. Chemonics delivers a wide variety of services to support our mission of promoting meaningful change around the world.

Chemonics International, a U.S. based international development consulting firm, is seeking a Business Services Specialist for the anticipated USAID Rwanda Nguriza Nshore Activity. This five-year, $12-15 million project aims to increase off-farm employment opportunities by increasing the reach of entrepreneurship support organizations, enhancing the capacity of firms to attract and use finance, expanding financial sector capacity to assess risk and increase returns, and increasing private investment. We are looking for individuals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of people around the world.


  • An advanced degree in business administration, finance, economics, or another closely related field
  • Minimum of seven years of professional experience in area of expertise
  • Experience with multi-sectoral programs that address entrepreneurship, SME growth and development, business incubation and acceleration, business development service providers, market systems, entrepreneurial ecosystems, or a combination of the above
  • Experience working in East Africa, particularly in Rwanda
  • Experience with USAID programming highly preferred
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively with government officials, international donors, and private sector stakeholders
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Fluency in written and spoken English required

Application Instructions:  Please complete the application and submit CV, cover letter, and contact information by December 1, 2017 through this form. No telephone inquiries, please. Finalists will be contacted. More information about Chemonics International can be found at

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