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Published on 18.07.2019


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Position : Expert - Windhoek

Within the overall program's aim to improve the conditions for entrepreneurial activity in Namibia the "Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GIZ" (German Society for International Cooperation) is launching a Start-up Centre in Windhoek to improve the conditions for the establishment and growth of start-ups in selected regions in Namibia.

The following significant outputs are to be achieved:

  1. Construction and launch of the Start-up Centre in Windhoek and regional outreach units, as well as development of a sustainable business model for the Start-up Centre
  2. Provision of services to improve entrepreneurial skills and business growth of Start-ups
  3. Access to needs-based financial services for start-ups
  4. Development of partnerships between the Start-up Centre and national and international organisations and enterprises relevant for the Namibian start-up ecosystem

The GIZ has published a tender for the implementation. GOPA Worldwide Consultants would like to respond to this tender and is looking for qualified Namibian experts to support the project if our proposal is selected.

Duration: 04/2019 – 09/2022

Required profile for job ad : Expert - Windhoek

Experts on entry-level and first years of professional experience are especially invited

A great opportunity for innovation-driven & initiative taking long-term experts with entrepreneurial mindset! 

We are looking for 6 long-term experts with different specializations.

General requirement for all experts:

  • Relevant qualifications in their respective fields (find the fields below in the paragraph “specific expertise”)
  • All experts with very good language skills in English and local languages for regional outreach
  • Knowledge of the Namibian market and local expertise in running a Start-up Centre or a similar organisation
  • International experience is an asset

Specific expertise:

  • At least 3 experts with 3 years working experience in economic development, private sector development, SME promotion or business incubation, or innovation management
  • At least 1 expert with 2 years proven work experience as a training coordinator, trainer, training facilitator or similar role
  • At least 1 expert with professional knowledge of a range of digital and analogue fabrication methods and processes, and specific experience and demonstrable proficiency in at least four of the following technical areas; 3D Printers, Laser Cutters (Hobby & Industrial), CNC Routers/Mills, Model Making, Carpentry/Woodworking, Metal Fabrication & Cold Work, Sewing & Embroidery
  • At least 1 expert with 2 years proven working experience in the ICT sector
  • At least 1 expert with 2 years proven working experience in communication, marketing or similar field
Job criteria for job ad : Expert - Windhoek
Job category:
HR, training
IT, new technologies
Marketing, communication
Industry, production, manufacturing and other
IT, software engineering, Internet
Marketing, communication, media
Metallurgy, steel industry
Employment type:
Temporary work - Freelance
Region :
Erongo - Hardap - Karas - Kavango - Kunene - Ohangwena - Omaheke - Omusati - Oshana - Oshikoto - Otjozondjupa - Windhoek - Khomas - Zambezi - International
City :Windhoek
Experience level:
2 to 5 years
Educational level :
Spoken language:
Number of Position(s):6

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