Cooperative Business Intern Consultant

Company:   Nuru International
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Location:   Arba Minch, Ethiopia
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Required Education:   Master
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Employment Type:   Intern    
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Job Description

Nuru International is a U.S.-based social venture on a mission to end extreme poverty in remote, rural areas. It establishes sustainable community development projects, such as Nuru Kenya and Nuru Ethiopia, to deliver high touch, holistic programming  in Agriculture, Financial Inclusion, Healthcare and Education  to engage all household members in building resilience and ending intergenerational poverty. Our collective of strategists, operators, and consultants are bringing Nuru's vision to life by daring to believe that we can end extreme poverty in our lifetime. To learn about Nuru's holistic, sustainable, and scalable model visit To view this job description and application instructions go to The Cooperative Business Intern Consultant is an 8-10 week summer internship position based in Arba Minch, Ethiopia working with Nuru International, and reporting to the Nuru International Field Team Leader. Flights and accommodations will be provided. Nuru Ethiopia established the Hidota Cooperative Union (the Union) to provide enhanced business training, market access, and greater aggregation of raw materials for smallholder farmers in woredas within Gamo Gofa Zone, SNNP Region, Ethiopia. Nuru beneficiaries participate in Nuru programming through the Unions affiliated primary cooperatives (PCs), which integrates impact programs that address the most prevalent and fundamental challenges of extreme poverty around four key areas of need: Agriculture, Financial Inclusion, Healthcare and Education. The Union was established in 2016, and is operating in its first full season of independent management with Nuru International and Nuru Ethiopia direct support. In order for the Union to meet the needs of the smalholder farmers and primary cooperatives it supports there is a need to refine the Unions short and long-term business plan and update local and national market analyses for key raw materials. Application Process To view this job description and apply on Nurus website go to Directly below the job description you may submit your resume/CV and cover letter outlining how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position.

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Work Hours:  40

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