Country Coordinator Guatemala and El Salvador
May 2014 — Present
Areas of work: food security and nutrition, financial education, income generating and small business start-up initiatives, fundraising.
Institutional and legal representation of the organization in Guatemala and in El Salvador.
Direction and supervision of the mission (projects, finance, administration, logistic, human resources and security).
Develop and strength partnerships with relevant actors, especially with UE Delegation, UN-agencies, AECID; USAID, National authorities and international and national civil society organizations, and enterprises.
Develop the country program strategy for both countries for the period 2016-2020.
Project proposals development and fundraising.
Systematization of the methodology “Financial education for youth and women in rural population” implemented by the organization in Guatemala.
+1M € project contracts managed (UE, AECID, IADB projects).
+500 K € fundraised in 2015 from enterprises and international foundations.
3 international audits properly closed (2 from UE and 1 from AECID).
5 project proposals approved from 2014 to March 2016.