Pasantía publicado por: kar.ma coffee
Publicado el: 27/02/2013
SALES AND MARKETING VOLUNTEER
kar.ma coffee (http://www.facebook.com/karmacoffeenp) is a dynamic social enterprise and coffee boutique based in Nepal offering coffee inspired products and services. kar.ma coffee's products and services include handcrafted coffee from the best Nepali Arabica coffee beans, specialty tea from Ilam, hand baked cookies and biscotti, hand brew coffee equipment, and gifts such as recycled coffee paper notebooks and lampshades, home decorations, artwork, and coffee cosmetics. kar.ma coffee also organizes events such as coffee cupping and coffee farm tours for the curious coffee aficionado at heart.
The Sales and Marketing volunteer is responsible for assisting the Founder and Director of kar.ma coffee with showroom management and retail sales of the company's products and services at its Lalitpur based boutique showroom and coffeehouse. Kar.ma Coffee seeks a dynamic, confident, entrepreneurial, and outgoing individual who is comfortable with "rolling up their sleeves" and taking a hands-on approach to running kar.ma coffee's small boutique, and marketing its products and services. This is an ideal opportunity for somebody interested in sales, marketing, and small enterprise development.
kar.ma coffee seeks volunteers who are able to commit to working at least 20 hours a week.
The position requires a responsible, mature candidate who is an independently accountable self-starter, team player, problem solver, and fast learner. This candidate should enjoy working with people and meeting the needs of customers through fast, friendly, and knowledgeable service delivery. The candidate will be able to work in and enjoy a fast-paced changing environment.
Successful candidates will have:
Due to growing demand, we are seeking immediate applications! Please see details under "To Apply" section.
Volunteer opportunities are offered on a Spring, Autumn, and Summer session schedule with the following application deadlines and minimum durations:
Autumn Volunteer – September -> December
Approximate application deadline: July 31
Spring Volunteer – January -> June
Approximate application deadline: November 30
Summer Volunteer - June -> August
Approximate application deadline: April 30
Qualified international volunteers completing their gap year or planning on an extended stay in Nepal are encouraged to volunteer as long as possible. All volunteers are encouraged to seek opportunities to receive academic credit or financial compensation through their academic institution if possible.
We are currently accepting immediate applications. Please submit resume and letter of interest via email at your earliest convenience to:
Applicants are encouraged to apply early, as interviews will be offered on a rolling basis. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Only finalists will be contacted. No phone calls please.