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Country Director - Cambodia


Employer: ATEC Biodigesters International
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Green Energy, International Aid & Development, Management, Operations & Risk Management, Environment & Sustainability, Executive & Senior Management
Sector/s: Business/Private Sector, Social Enterprise
Location: International

Job posted on: 08 July, 2019.
Applications close: 21 July, 2019. (Expired)

About the Social Enterprise

Cooking with wood kills twice as many people each year than traffic accidents -- it is one the world's leading cause of premature death but is rarely talked about as it only effects the bottom billion. ATEC* Biodigesters International is an award winning startup social enterprise that produces, sells and distributes world-leading small-scale biodigester systems for developing country households. Now at 40 staff in Cambodia and with the introduction of PAYGO technology, we are now entering the next exciting phase of our journey and looking for an experienced Country Director to lead the transformation from start-up to scale-up.

Recruitment Pack

Please refer to our recruitment pack for more information and details on how to apply.

To be successful in this role you will be able to demonstrate:

  • Alignment with and commitment to personally uphold ATEC* mission, vision, and values
  • Extensive practical experience in business leadership and managing a successful business
  • Broad experience in most of the following areas: business strategy, financial
    management, human resource management, sales and marketing, supply-chain logistics, quality control, and customer care
  • Strong track record of developing and delivering an ambitious strategy for business growth within a complex setting
  • Experience in building effective and collaborative cross-cultural teams that are
    committed to the organisation's mission and vision
  • Well-developed strategic, analytical, creative and conceptual thinking skills
  • Experience living and working in a developing country
  • Flexibility, adaptability, resourcefulness, tenacity, and resilience to handle the
    frustrations that will be thrown at you
  • Ability to coach and mentor others, and foster a positive organizational culture
  • A collaborative management style
  • Excellent spoken and written English

We consider it an advantage if you also have:

  • Knowledge of and experience in Social Enterprise and/or Renewable Energy
  • Experience living and working in Cambodia
  • Khmer language skills

In return we offer:

  • An exciting and interesting work environment
  • The challenge of leading and delivering an ambitious growth strategy
  • An opportunity to apply your extensive business skills to meaningful work and make a difference in the world
  • 2-year full-time contract, with potential to extend to 3 years
  • A compensation package that will provide for a safe, comfortable lifestyle in Cambodia, with incentives for excellent performance and Employee Share Scheme
How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.