Position: Market Research Analyst - Medicinal Plants and Natural Tea
Type: international position with living allowance, accom., airfare, more (see below)
Organization: Cuso International
Location: Peru, South America
Start Date Feb-Mar 2017 (flexible)
Length of Placement 6 Months
Spanish Reading: Level 4, Writing: Level 4, Speaking: Level 4
Language Scale: http://www.cusointernational.org/languageratingscale
Please submit a Spanish Cover Letter and Statement of Interest.
Open to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents only
The Volunteer’s Role
We’re looking for a motivated and dedicated volunteer to help Takiwasi share the special energy of its Amazonian herbal infusions!
As part of this ethical BioTrade project, you will be tasked with identifying target markets in Lima and other regions of Peru, as well as carrying out a customer profile. This will help Takiwasi better understand current and potential customers, so the lab can increase sales and continue to grow its business. You will also contribute to strengthening Takiwasi’s marketing and communications strategies. These are all key to helping the lab become a sustainable community-driven social enterprise!
During your volunteer placement, you will be based the Cuso International office in Lima, Peru’s bustling capital known as the “City of Kings”, and may travel occasionally to the Amazon rainforest and other regions. You will work closely with Takiwasi’s dynamic team of biochemists, pharmaceutical chemists, agro industrial engineers, anthropologists, business administrators and more!
As a volunteer, you will:
Essential Academic Qualifications:
Essential Professional Background:
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FoodWork ID: 39269 Date posted to FoodWork.ca: Mar 29 2017