Skillanthropist Opportunities

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

Las Farolas Hotel 1
Traveling Skillanthropist
What you will be doing Advise a family-owned funeral services business employing over 400 Salvadorans, as they seek to expand to Central America and the United States.
Where you will be doing it El Salvador
You are qualified if you
  • Have extensive knowledge of business and growth strategy._Can apply your experience to the funeral services industry._Enjoy designing innovative and measurable growth strategies for service-oriented businesses._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 June 2019
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) and some out-of-pocket expenses.

Remote Skillanthropist
What you will be doing Remotely advise business owners in Guatemala as they prepare growth strategies, timing, and funding. You will play a key role in analyzing business models, growth plans, financial projections and their pitch to investors or lenders.
Where you will be doing it Remote
You are qualified if you
  • Have a industry-specific strategy and growth development background or financial analysis, investment banking and/or accounting experience._Can apply your experience to small/medium sized businesses in Guatemala._Can volunteer approximately 16 hours over six months in 2019/2020 to be a remote business advisor._Harbor passion for business and/or creating jobs in economically fragile Guatemala.
When September 2019
Commitment 16 hours remotely via Zoom
How much will it cost you? Tax-deductible membership contribution to Bpeace (starting at $10 a month).

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
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).

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
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.
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).

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