Location: Utrecht, The Netherlands
Last Date: December 31, 2010
Are you an experienced international business developer
looking for a challenge in global sustainability?
We are looking for a General Manager ForeFinance™
is a new, global credit scoring and profiling organization with the aim to
enable mainstream agri-finance for sustainable agricultural producers.
ForeFinance™ is an innovating concept with strong potential for market
transformation. To strengthen our ForeFinance™ team located in Utrecht we
are looking for a
ForeFinance™ General Manager
You have extensive international business experience and through the years you
have also come to lead and facilitate diverse teams and processes. You are a
charismatic, energetic manager with an open and flexible mind. Business
development is your passion, you love to represent
externally and engage stakeholders in this promising business adventure. Natural
authority and excellent interpersonal skills enable you to partner with NGO’s,
banking partners and businesses. You support and build your team with
sensitivity, focusing on both impact and personal development, enabling future
growth. Business excellence and sustainability are your drivers and you are
familiar with the various methodologies therein.
Relevant education and/or level; Masters degree (f.e. Business Administration,
Social Sciences, Economics)
International business experience at least 8 years, preferably also in finance
Committed to sustainable development, believer in the ForeFinance™ concept
Quite familiar with business realities in Africa, South America and/or Asia
Proven business development skills, external focus
Affinity with certification and quality management
Experienced people manager
Good eye for detail and care for people
Impeccable command of the English language (other languages are a strong plus)
Ability to travel abroad and work irregular hours
Daily management of the ForeFinance™ operation
Expand the business
Active development, facilitation and support of staff
Lean and mean international operations
Financial administration and control
The General Manager ForeFinance™ reports to the Director of
offers you a challenging, full-time (40 hours) position in a dynamic, innovating
and international working atmosphere. Be at the frontline in the world of
sustainability and join ForeFinance™!
If you are more than interested in this opportunity and you meet our
qualifications, we kindly invite you to apply as soon as possible, and in any
case before December 31, 2010, through
firstname.lastname@example.org indicating ForeFinance™ General
Manager in the subject line, along with your name. We will
exclusively consider candidates who have a work & residency permit for the
Netherlands/EU. First round interviews will take place end of week 1,
second round in week 2. For questions please contact Linda Holtz from
Duurzaamheid Werkt through email or at +31 (0)6 553 44 482 .
Visit our website for more information:
ForeFinance is an initiative from NewForesight.
Founded in 2008, NewForesight™ is a successful, international operating,
strategic consultancy company. Our expertise is in sustainable market
transformation processes, sustainable (commodity) supply chains,
multi-stakeholder processes, certification programs and strategic marketing.