Skillanthropist Opportunities

As a Business Council for Peace Skillanthropist, you enrich your life and make connections across borders.

Traveling Skillanthropist
What you will be doing A gym franchise that offers fun, safe, and affordable fitness options for all Salvadorans has expanded to six locations and 130 employees. To grow at a regional level, the business needs to improve existing processes and streamline operations to increase overall profitability.
Where you will be doing it El Salvador
You are qualified if you
  • Can apply your diverse operations experience to improve existing processes and increase efficiency._Have experience in franchise management and international growth strategies._Enjoy creating standard operating procedures and maximizing profitability._Can volunteer approximately 12 days in 2019 to be a remote and in-person business advisor._Harbor passion for business and/or creating jobs in economically fragile El Salvador.
When Starting May 2019
Commitment
Discovery 8 hours remotely by Skype, Zoom or WhatsApp
Field Work 5 days in El Salvador
How much will it cost you? Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month)._Some travel costs (Bpeace pays for your airfare and hotel).

Traveling Skillanthropist
What you will be doing This family-owned restaurant franchise has become a fixture in Salvadoran culture with 300 employees and over 37 years in business. To increase profitability, the business needs to improve efficiency and enhance manufacturing processes.
Where you will be doing it El Salvador
You are qualified if you
  • Have extensive knowledge of process improvement in the food industry._Can apply your experience in lean manufacturing, kaizen, and other operational techniques._Enjoy creating standard operating procedures and maximizing profitability._Can volunteer approximately 12 days in 2019 to be a remote and in-person business advisor._Harbor passion for business and/or creating jobs in economically fragile El Salvador.
When Starting May 2019
Commitment
Discovery 8 hours remotely by Skype, Zoom or WhatsApp
Field Work 5 days in El Salvador
How much will it cost you? Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month)._Some travel costs (Bpeace pays for your airfare and hotel).

Traveling Skillanthropist
What you will be doing This family owned business is focused on improving the quality of life for all Salvadorans through recycling. They need an industry expert to guide them with their growth and marketing strategy to increase revenues and add to the existing 120 Salvadoran employees.
Where you will be doing it El Salvador
You are qualified if you
  • Have experience in the waste management industry, specifically recycling._Can apply your expertise in growth strategy, process improvement, public relations and marketing._Are able to volunteer approximately 12 days in 2019 to be a remote and in-person business mentor._International experience in business expansion and working with multinational organizations._Harbor a passion for business, creating jobs in economically fragile El Salvador.
When Starting May 2019
Commitment
Discovery 8 hours remotely by Skype, Zoom or WhatsApp
Field Work 5 days in El Salvador
How much will it cost you? Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month)._Some travel costs (Bpeace pays for your airfare and hotel).

Traveling Skillanthropist
What you will be doing This family-owned pharmaceutical manufacturer employs 250 Salvadorans and is disrupting the industry with unique marketing techniques and innovative business strategies. They need to improve their current supply chain management process to increase efficiency and improve profitability.
Where you will be doing it El Salvador
You are qualified if you
  • Have extensive knowledge of supply chain management in the pharmaceutical industry._Can apply your experience in procurement and planning logistics._Enjoy creating standard operating procedures and maximizing profitability._Have experience with SAP Business One for Pharma._Can volunteer approximately 12 days in 2019 to be a remote and in-person business advisor._Harbor passion for business and/or creating jobs in economically fragile El Salvador.
When Starting May 2019
Commitment
Discovery 8 hours remotely by Skype, Zoom or WhatsApp
Field Work 5 days in El Salvador
How much will it cost you? Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month)._Some travel costs (Bpeace pays for your airfare and hotel).

Traveling Skillanthropist
What you will be doing A leading logistics company employing more than 125 Salvadorans needs to streamline operations, improve profitability and replicate procedures in order to grow.
Where you will be doing it El Salvador
You are qualified if you
  • Have current extensive knowledge of continuous process improvement and operational efficiency._Can apply your experience in logistics, supply chain management, customs, freight and warehousing._Enjoy creating standard operating procedures and increasing profitability._Can volunteer approximately 12 days in 2019 to be a remote and in-person business advisor._Harbor a passion for business and/or creating jobs in economically fragile El Salvador.
When Starting April 2019
Commitment
Discovery 8 hours remotely by Skype, Zoom or WhatsApp
Field Work 5 days in El Salvador
How much will it cost you? Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month)._Some travel costs (Bpeace pays for your airfare and hotel).

Traveling Skillanthropist
What you will be doing A family-owned clothing and home goods manufacturer and retailer needs to resolve supply chain management issues including forecasting, purchasing and processes.
Where you will be doing it El Salvador
You are qualified if you
  • Can apply your extensive knowledge of supply chain management in textile or apparel manufacturing._Have experience increasing profitability margins through forecasting and logistics._Can volunteer approximately 12 days in 2019 to be a remote and in-person business advisor._Possess business expansion experience, ideally with an international focus._Harbor a passion for business, creating jobs in economically fragile El Salvador.
When Starting April 2019
Commitment
Discovery 8 hours remotely by Skype, Zoom or WhatsApp
Field Work 5 days in El Salvador
How much will it cost you? Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month)._Some travel costs (Bpeace pays for your airfare and hotel).

Traveling Skillanthropist
What you will be doing A family-owned food products manufacturer in El Salvador needs a detailed product analysis and rebrand of their core products to expand their business.
Where you will be doing it El Salvador
You are qualified if you
  • Can apply extensive knowledge of branding, market analysis, and product evaluation in the food industry._Are able to use your diverse business background with research and data management skills._Can volunteer approximately 12 days in 2019 to be a remote and in-person business advisor._Have international experience in business expansion and working with multinational companies._Harbor a passion for business and creating jobs in economically fragile El Salvador.
When Starting April 2019
Commitment
Discovery 8 hours remotely by Skype, Zoom or WhatsApp
Field Work 5 days in El Salvador
How much will it cost you? Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month)._Some travel costs (Bpeace pays for your airfare and hotel).

Traveling Skillanthropist
What you will be doing A family-owned Salvadoran hospital with 160 employees requires operational efficiency and organizational development improvements.
Where you will be doing it El Salvador
You are qualified if you
  • Can use your extensive knowledge to improve operational efficiency and customer experience in healthcare._Enjoy creating standard operating procedures and increasing profitability._Can volunteer approximately 12 days in 2019 to be a remote and in-person business advisor._Harbor a passion for business and creating jobs in economically fragile El Salvador.
When Starting April 2019
Commitment
Discovery 8 hours remotely by Skype, Zoom or WhatsApp
Field Work 5 days in El Salvador
How much will it cost you? Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month)._Some travel costs (Bpeace pays for your airfare and hotel).

Traveling Skillanthropist
What you will be doing A family-owned corrugated and printed box manufacturer needs to improve profitability by reducing expenses and eliminating waste.
Where you will be doing it El Salvador
You are qualified if you
  • Can apply your extensive knowledge of process improvement in the printing and/or packaging industry._Possess prior experience in lowering cost, reducing waste, and enhancing operational efficiency._Can volunteer approximately 12 days in 2019 to be a remote and in-person business advisor._Have international experience in business expansion and working with multinational companies._Harbor a passion for business, creating jobs in economically fragile El Salvador.
When Starting April 2019
Commitment
Discovery 8 hours remotely by Skype, Zoom or WhatsApp
Field Work 5 days in El Salvador
How much will it cost you? Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month)._Some travel costs (Bpeace pays for your airfare and hotel).

Beiruit 2
Skillanthropist
What you will be doing Advise a female jewelry designer in Lebanon, as she seeks to expand her iconic designs into European markets, with her eyes on Paris to start.
Where you will be doing it Lebanon
You are qualified if you
  • Have introduced a luxury brand, ideally jewelry, into a European market._Are current with jewelry trends and markets or have connections to people who have that knowledge._Can introduce Nada to various distribution channels._Will develop ideas for how traditional Lebanese design can best appeal to European customers._Can volunteer approximately 10 days in 2019 to be a remote and in-person business mentor._Harbor a passion for business, elevating women owned businesses, and/or creating jobs in economically fragile Lebanon.
When Starting March 2019
Commitment
Discovery 8 hours remotely by Skype, Zoom or WhatsApp
Field Work 4-5 days in Lebanon
How much will it cost you? Cost of airfare and hotel._Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month).

Beirut 1
Skillanthropist
What you will be doing A family-owned printing business in Lebanon needs to increase their efficiency, and prepare to expand internationally into Qatar and Africa.
Where you will be doing it Lebanon
You are qualified if you
  • Have success in implementing Lean/Six Sigma/Continuous Improvement techniques in a manufacturing setting, ideally in printing._Enjoy creating standard operating procedures._Know pre-press printing workflow and software._Can volunteer approximately 10 days in 2019 to be a remote and in-person business mentor._Harbor a passion for business, elevating women owned businesses, and/or creating jobs in economically fragile Lebanon.
When Starting March 2019
Commitment
Discovery 8 hours remotely by Skype, Zoom or WhatsApp
Field Work 4-5 days in Lebanon
How much will it cost you? Cost of airfare and hotel._Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month).

Knowledge Network
Remote Skillanthropist
What you will be doing Choose your own hours and join the Bpeace Skillforce as a knowledge desk subject matter expert. Our business owners and their management team have questions, and you will be their advisor.
Where you will be doing it Remote
You are qualified if you Have 2+ years of experience in any of our subject matter areas.
When Choose your own hours.
Commitment
Advance Work 1 hour kickoff video orientation the week of November 1st.
Field Work Minimum of 1 hour per month in 30-minute increments
How much will it cost you? Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month).

Thought Leader
Remote Skillanthropist
What you will be doing Build your own brand and Bpeace’s too. Bpeace will be your client for this deep dive into our institutional memory to extract wisdom that will help others apply what we know. Make your own schedule, write under your own byline and work with us to find the “news” and “shareable thinking” that most resonates.
Where you will be doing it Remote 
You are qualified if you Are someone who can see the lighthouse in the fog and is a compelling and concise writer that makes people want to read more.
When Ongoing.
Commitment 5 hours per month
How much will it cost you? Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month).

Las Farolas Hotel 1
Traveling Skillanthropist
What you will be doing Travel to Guatemala to work with the owners of a lovely hotel situated on a former coffee plantation. Their goal is to upsell guests, develop online marketing channels, and generate more revenue.
Where you will be doing it Guatemala
You are qualified if you Have 8+ years of marketing and sales experience with high-end travel agents and/or related sales channels.
When Between now and the first week of October 2018.
Commitment
Discovery 8 hours virtually, by phone, email, Skype or GoToMeeting.
Field Work 4-6 days in Guatemala.
How much will it cost you? Cost of airfare and hotel._Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month).

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