Join Team Burro

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Reseller Opportunities

Burro welcomes qualified candidates to join over 100 entrepreneurs earning attractive margins as Burro resellers. Your success as a Burro reseller is vital to Burro’s success, and we work with you to expand your network and drive the brand to greater heights.

Together, we deliver superior value to your customers while managing our dealings correctly and fairly. All Burro resellers begin by participating in a free training course. Then qualified candidates are given the opportunity to invest in stock of Burro products with no minimum purchase requirement. Depending on your particulars, you may qualify for a limited amount of 30-day trade credit from Burro.

Ask your Burro representative for a credit application form to be considered. Guarantors may be required. Burro monitors outstanding credit closely, and you may be denied future credit for even a single late payment.

Kindly contact us at dealership@burrobrand.biz if you are interested in becoming a Burro reseller.


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Distribution & Development Partnerships

From the identification of product opportunities through ideation, prototyping, productization, manufacturing, and commercialization, Team Burro has demonstrated capabilities to forge long-term partnerships to put innovative solutions within reach of our expanding customer base. Burro has supply relationships with world-leading base-of-pyramid product partners and numerous direct manufacturing partnerships. Burro’s founder has lived and worked throughout West Africa for more than ten years, has nearly twenty years of award-winning product development experience, and managed supply-chain and operations for his previous, multi-million-dollar company.

If you are interested in collaborating with Burro, we would welcome the opportunity to discuss how our organizations can work together to benefit local communities and help people Do More. Kindly email us at partnerships@burrobrand.biz.


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Careers

Burro’s mantra of Respect, Innovate, Empower extends to the unique corporate culture we are crafting. Burro elevates, celebrates, and develops smart, collaborative, problem-solving, hard-working, ethical leaders who see Burro as the best place to build their careers—and we are serious about living up to our end of the deal. Burro’s future success across Africa depends upon our ability to attract and retain a new generation of civic-minded, entrepreneurial leaders—so expect competitive compensation, unparalleled camaraderie, fast-paced learning, an inspirational mission, and regular demands to step up and live up to Burro’s promise, Do More.

Burro Business Development Associate

The Position

Burro’s Business Development Trainee builds relationships between Burro and major organizations, including NGOs, government ministries, and multinational corporations. The Business Development Trainee will work closely with the Business Development Manager to learn how to scout opportunities, build networks, and close deals. Specific duties include:

  • Become an expert on target organizations and industries
  • Develop relationships in target industries, building a network of allies
  • Close major deals with target organizations
  • Work with the product development team to improve products to better suit the needs of major buyers
  • Take a data-driven approach to tracking and analyzing business development strategies

Qualifications

  • An undergraduate degree in Business or MIS
  • Demonstrated history of honesty, strong work ethic, self-motivation, and problem solving
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills in English
  • Fluency in one or more local Ghanaian languages
  • Willing to relocate to Koforidua, with frequent travel to meetings and sales events throughout the country
  • Passion for delivering on Burro’s promise—Do More

To Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to careers@burrobrand.biz no later than 20th May 2017. Email should have the subject line: Business Development Opportunity.

This position is eligible for National Service.

Full career details


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Internships

Burro internships are challenging professional experiences combined with cultural immersion. You will work with Team Burro and Ghanaians from all parts of society on real projects that are vital to Burro’s goals. While projects range based on your qualifications and background, all internships provide an opportunity for hands-on experience and professional development. Jumpstart your career and help people Do More, at Burro.

  • Web and mobile application development

    Work with Burro’s ICT and Systems manager to develop cutting-edge web and mobile-based systems that enhance Burro’s ability to monitor operations and deliver best-in-class service.

  • GIS

    Work with Burro’s ICT and Systems manager to develop Burro’s nascent GIS capabilities.

  • Video production

    Work with Burro’s Creative Manager to write, film, edit, and produce videos that tell the story of Burro’s brand and products.

  • Photography

    Work with Burro’s Creative Manager to do both still and action photography of Burro products and people.

  • Social media

    Work with Burro’s Marketing Department to develop content for social media that engages stakeholders and projects Burro’s brand values.

Qualifications

Individual projects each have specific qualifications, but Burro’s general qualifications are as follows:

  • At least two years’ experience in a Bachelors Program
  • Demonstrated history of honesty, strong work ethic, self-motivation, and problem solving
  • Excellent command of spoken and written English
  • Willing to relocate to Koforidua and beyond
  • Passion for helping people Do More!

Full internship details


Fellowships

Burro fellowships are challenging professional experiences combined with long-term cultural immersion. You will work with Team Burro and Ghanaians from all parts of society on real projects that are vital to Burro’s goals. Burro elevates, celebrates, and develops smart, collaborative, problem-solving, hard-working, civic-minded, entrepreneurial leaders—so expect fast-paced learning, an inspirational mission, and regular demands to step up and live up to Burro’s promise, Do More.

Qualifications

  • An undergraduate or graduate degree in a relevant field of study
  • Demonstrated history of honesty, strong work ethic, self-motivation, and problem solving
  • Willing to relocate to Koforidua, Ghana for a minimum of six months
  • Passion for delivering on Burro’s promise—Do More