Manager, Economic Empowerment Program

GBO Ghana

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GBO Ghana seeks the services of a Manager, Economic Empowerment Program


Job Title: Manager, Economic Empowerment Program


Job Location: Central Region


Job Description

As the Lead for the Economic Empowerment Program, your roles shall include but not limited to:

  • Brigades Execution: Work with other members of GBO Ghana’s leadership team to plan and execute Business, WASH and Medical Brigades
  • Partnerships Building: Work with other members of GBO Ghana’s leadership team to build and maintain existing and new partnerships for programs execution
  • Monitoring and Evaluation: Acts as the primary M&E contact in Ghana for the Director of Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Enterprise Development: Collaborate with our partners to support new and existing enterprises with growth potential in our partner communities
  • Programs Design and Execution: Work with other members of GBO Ghana’s leadership team and partners to design programs for improving access to social and economic opportunities in our partner communities
  • Proposals Writing: Collaborate with other members of GBO Ghana’s leadership team to develop proposals for grants and other resources to address needs in our partner communities
  • Perform any other functions assigned by GBO Ghana’s Executive Director


Qualification and Requirements

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Economics, Development Studies or other related fields
  • At least 3 years’ experience working in a similar position 
  • Strong communication skills; able to work in a virtual environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite Office and Google Drive
  • Organized, with an ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments
  • Creative and flexible
  • Competencies should include critical evaluation and ethical practices
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license
  • Experience working with international volunteers
  • Experience working with rural micro and small enterprises
  • Experience with American culture or past experience from other American organizations is a plus
  • Currently resident or ready to move to the Central Region of Ghana
  • Fluent in Twi/Fante
  • Female candidates are encouraged to apply



GBO Ghana

Job Level

Manager (Staff Supervisor/Head of Department)


Central Region



Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

3 - 5 years

Application Deadline

1 month from now