Jobs


"Rural Products Coordinator"

Terms of Reference:

Duties:
The Rural Products Coordinator will work in close cooperation with APJM management and in particular with the Communication and Ecotourism Manager and will be responsible of:

- Supervising with relevant parties the production chain of local products from source (raw materials, production equipments, kitchen, etc...) to sales (transport system, packaging, pricing, points of sales, e-shopping, etc...), and ensuring its successful implementation;
- Reviewing and improving the sustainability/profitability margin (selling price, production and distribution costs) of each product and seeking new, more desirable products;
- Following up on the products selling process at the local outlets and reserve entrances and e-shopping;
- Working in close cooperation with the accountant to keep the inventory up to date;
- Developing material for the marketing of the products, in coordination with the designer and the printing house;
- Representing APJM in products-related exhibitions;
- Drafting a marketing business plan

Requirements:
- University Degree in Business/ marketing, tourism or an environment related field
- At least 1 year of managerial experience
- Strong organizational and planning skills
- Strong oral and written communication skills in Arabic and English (French is a plus)
- Physical fitness
- Ability to be creative, self motivated
- Ability to travel across the country (possession of a car is essential)
- Ability to cope and maintain performance expectations under pressure
- Ability to work in and contribute to team building environment
- Computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
- Previous experience with Food and/or Handicraft products is a plus
- Familiarity with the Jabal Moussa Biosphere Reserve is a plus

Duty Station:
Office: APJM-Jounieh
Field: Central Kitchen (Ghbeleh) ; Reserve entrances ; Outlets

Contract: 
Part Time (negotiable). Flexibility is essential, occasional work on weekends may be required

Applications:
Interested candidates who meet the selection requirements are requested to submit their CVs and Cover letter to info@jabalmoussa.org with the subject line "Rural Products Coordinator_CV".
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.