SOUTH AFRICA | Volunteer Accountant @ Org. Supporting Township Entrepreneurs | 2- 3 Months

South Africa
Flights & Accommodation Provided
18 Jul 2017
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Newly qualified, Part qualified, Qualified

Our partner aims to empower a thriving, productive, economically viable entrepreneurial ecosystem in townships in South Africa.

Their programmes involve a number of activities including: Providing basic business entrepreneurship and life skills training, developed through mobile phone learning and face- to-face sessions, encourage and incentivise the retention of money in the local community and promotion of investment in community assets and developing of business models for micro-franchise opportunities for laundromats, catering companies, and beauty salons.

Our partner are at an exciting point in their project and reached out to AfID to support them, they are seeking a volunteer who can support them with the development of internal staff capacity, especially from a strategic standpoint.

You will also assist with the development and implementation of business models for micro- franchise opportunities for laundromats, catering companies and beauty salons. As this process in the development phase you will be supporting the project team in all aspects relating to the project.

Our partner will be able to contribute towards your flights and accommodations costs.

For more information please call +44(0)208 7417000 or email

AfID Workshop: A practical insight for accountants looking to work in the sector either as a volunteer or in a salaried position. Next date: Friday 24th November Central London. For more information, or to book a place call +44(0)208 7417000 or email