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Thu, 27/01/2022 - 17:00

Overview  

Life By Design – Useful Hands Vocational Institute (LBD -UHVI) was established in 1999 at City Road, Wellington in the Western Area of Sierra Leone to offer courses in Catering, Hairdressing and Tailoring, among others. The Institute’s core objective is to produce skilled youth that can be readily absorbed by the labour market or become successful entrepreneurs.  

In 2020, LBD - Useful Hands Vocational Institute upgraded its programs on the following courses: (i) Tourism and Hospitality Management (ii) Hair Dressing & Beauty Therapy (iii) Industrial Tailoring and Dressmaking.  

 

ANNEX 1: Contract Deliverables - Head of LBD-UHVI Business Units

Business  

Unit 

Deliverables 

Timeline

Bakery 

1. Conduct Business Audit - analyse current  business performance (Production, Sales and  Expenses etc) 

2. Conduct relevant market research to inform  preparation of a Business Improvement Plan 3. Prepare Business Model Canvas and 

Business Plan 

4. Determine Capital needed to kickstart  

operations  

5. Design and document relevant business  processes and Bookkeeping tools 

6. Work with Head of Finance and Admin to  prepare Partnership Agreement with Business  Partner - Sulaiman Jalloh 

7. Build the team to run the Business 

8. Formal Launch of Business Unit 

9. Management of operations of Business Unit 

  

Jan - Jun 2022

Restaurant 

 

1. Work with Head of Finance and Admin to  implement minor structural changes to restaurant  – Side window, serving window and side door  and layout of internal kitchen layout 

2. Work with Head of Finance and Admin to  document assets from Business Partner - Lamin  Kargbo 

3. Work with Business Partner to execute the  following: 

Conduct relevant market research to inform  preparation of a Business Plan 

Prepare Business Plan and Business Model  Canvas 

Plan basic menu for start-up 

Prepare estimate of working capital needed  for startup 

Build the team to run the Business

  

Jan - Jun 2022

 

4. Design and document relevant business  processes and Bookkeeping tools 

5. Work with Head of Finance and Admin to  prepare Partnership Agreement with Business  Partner 

6. Formal Launch of Business Unit 

7. Management of operations of Business Unit

 

Beauty  

Salon 

1. Identify a Business Partner for the Salon (an expert  in the field who has managed a Salon before - consider partnership with Shika Gold). 

2. Work with Business Partner to execute the  following: 

Conduct relevant market research to inform  preparation of a Business Plan 

Prepare Business Plan and Business Model  Canvas 

Prepare estimate of working capital needed  for startup 

Build the team to run the Business  

3. Work with Head of Finance and Admin to  prepare Partnership Agreement with Business  Partner 

4. Formal Launch of Business Unit 

5. Management of operations of Business Unit  

  

Jan - Jun 2022

Tailoring  

Boutique

1. Identify a Business Partner for the Tailoring  Boutique (an expert in the field who has  

managed a Boutique before) 

2. Work with Business Partner to execute the  following: 

Conduct relevant market research to inform  preparation of a Business Plan 

Prepare Business Plan and Business Model  Canvas

Jan - Jun 2022

 

Prepare estimate of working capital needed  for startup 

Build the team to run the Business  

3. Work with Head of Finance and Admin to  prepare Partnership Agreement with Business  Partner 

4. Formal Launch of Business Unit 

5. Management of operations of Business Unit

 

HOW TO APPLY  

Interested candidates should apply with: 

  • An application letter 

  • Recent Curriculum Vitae including names and full contact addresses of three (3) referees, one of whom must be either their current employer or head of department of the institution they attended 

  • Candidates must state the position of each referee and his/her relationship to the candidate. 

Applications should be sent to

Applications should be addressed to
The Human Resource Manager
Life By Design
20b Old Railway Line, Brookfields

Or

info@lbd.sl

Please mark your application as per the job title stated in position above. 

 

Closing date for receipt of applications for the above vacancy is on the 27 Jan 2022

 Note: Only short listed candidates will be contacted. 

 

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