حول المنتدى الاقتصادي السوري

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المنتدى الاقتصادي السوري

 مؤسسة فكرية اقتصادية مستقلة، تهدف إلى إعلاء صوت القطاع الخاص السوري المؤمن بمبادئ الاقتصاد الحر وقيمه.

المنتدى الاقتصادي السوري SEF هو أول مؤسسة بحثية فكرية اقتصادية سورية مستقلة تهدف إلى إعلاء صوت القطاع الخاص السوري المؤمن بمبادئ الاقتصاد الحر وقيمه.
يعمل المنتدى على تعزيز وتقوية الاقتصاد السوري لدعم الحياة اليدمقراطية والتنمية المستدامة كما أن المنتدى مدرك تماماً للمشاكل الحالية والمسؤوليات التاريخية التي تمر بها البلاد لذلك يقوم بتقديم معلومات موثقوقة وتحاليل اقتصادية ويقترح حلولاً من خلال اوراق السياسات الاقتصادية العامة التي يصدرها دورياً والتي نخدم الاقتصاد السوري ومرحلة إعادة الإعمار في المستقبل.

يهدف المنتدى غلى بناء النموذج الاقتصادي الحر الذي يتعاون فيه صناع القرار غير البيروقراطيين مع رواد الأعمال الشباب الوطنيين ، وفي هذا السياق يعمل المنتدى على تعزيز وتقوية القطاع الخاص السوري في سوريا وخارجها ولضمان العطاء المستدام للأجيال السورية القادمة يطور المنتدى مناهج تدريبية تهدف إلى تنمية روح ريادة الأعمال في شباب سوريا المستقبل وخاصة أنه الممثل الرسمي لسوريا في فعالية الأسبوع العالمي لردياة الأعمال منذ عام 2015 ، وتماشياً مع لغة الاقتصاد الرقمي يقوم المنتدى ببناء وتطوير منصات أعمال إلكترونية متاحة لجميع السوريين لتمكنهم من فهم المصطلحات الإدارية والاقتصادية وترسيخ ثقافة بيئة الأعمال السورية.

الرؤية

نطمح في بناء نموذج اقتصادي حر ومستدام لسوريا.

المهمة

تقوية وتعزيز الإقتصاد السوري، من خلال الممارسات الديموقراطية والتنمية.

القيم

  • الاستقلالية - غير مرتبط بأي حزب سياسي.
  • النزاهة - من خلال إظهار ثقافة السلوك الأخلاقي، والشفافية، والمساءلة.
  • التنمية المستدامة - التنمية التي تلبي احتياجات الحاضر دون المساس بقدرة الأجيال القادمة على تلبية احتياجاتها الخاصة.
  • ريادة القطاع الخاص والمواطنة: البناء على القيم السورية العريقة لمجتمع الأعمال السوري.

الهيكلية

الهيكلية

الملف التعريفي

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مجلس الأمناء

يقود هذا المركز 13 عضوا متميزا في مجلس إدارته في سوريا، ونائب الرئيس التنفيذي والمدير التنفيذي.
أيمن طباع

أيمن طباع

السيد. أيمن طباع عضو مؤسس ورئيس مجلس إدارة المنتدى الاقتصادي السوري. السيد طباع هو رجل أعمال مقيم في دمشق، سوريا، حيث يملك شركة تطوير عقاري. حصل السيد طباع على درجة البكالوريوس في إدارة الأعمال في الولايات المتحدة. وقبل امتلاكه شركة تطوير العقارات، تمكن من إدارة العديد من شركات التمويل والتطوير العقاري. وقد أمضى بعض الوقت في الولايات المتحدة ودبي.

أيمن طباع

رئيس مجلس الإدارة
تمام البارودي

تمام البارودي

السيد تمام بارودي هو عضو مؤسس في مجلس إدارة المنتدى الاقتصادي السوري. غادر السيد تمام بارودي سوريا مع عائلته عام 1964 إلى الرياض بعد أن بدأ حزب البعث الحكم في سوريا ومصادرة ممتلكات والده وشركاته بعد الإصلاح الزراعي والتأميم. درس الهندسة المدنية في جامعة حلب. سافر للعمل في المملكة العربية السعودية حتى عام 1985 عندما عاد إلى سوريا للعمل في البناء والزراعة في مسقط رأسه حماة. وهو متزوج وله ثلاث بنات متزوجات. ويمتلك مصنع لتصنيع الماس لقص الحجر والرخام في مدينة حلب. واليوم، يعمل السيد تمام بارودي بجد لدعم ثورة الكرامة والحرية

تمام البارودي

نائب المدير التنفيذي
محمود بادنجكي

محمود بادنجكي

محمود عادل بادنجكي، الجنسية: سوري، تاريخ ومكان الميلاد: 1961، حلب، سوريا، الحالة الاجتماعية: متزوج، وأب ل 4 أطفال، يعيش في غازي عنتاب، تركيا، التعليم: BA. في كلية الاقتصاد الاقتصادية، جامعة حلب

محمود بادنجكي

أعضاء مجلس الإدارة
ريم علاف

ريم علاف

ريم علاف باحثة وكاتبة سورية تقدم المشورة للزبائن الحكوميين والشركات حول القضايا الجيوسياسية والاجتماعية والاقتصادية والثقافية. باعتبارها زميلة مشاركة في معهد شاثام هاوس البريطاني (لندن)، فقد نشرت العديد من التحليلات والمطبوعات حول سوريا ومنطقة الشرق الأوسط. ولدت في دمشق، وتعلمت في أوروبا والولايات المتحدة، وكسب لها B.A. في الإدارة و M.A. في التسويق، مع التركيز على مسائل تحديد المواقع، والعلامات التجارية الوطنية، ووسائل الإعلام. وقد قامت بتنفيذ مشاريع للشركات متعددة الجنسيات في الشرق الأوسط وأوروبا، وتخصصت في البحوث النوعية في السلع الاستهلاكية وقطاعات الإعلام العالمية. تعمل السيدة علاف حاليا في مجلس الإدارة في اليوم التالي، the Day After وهي منظمة مجتمع مدني سورية تعمل على دعم التحول الديمقراطي في سوريا. بالإضافة إلى ذلك، فهي تقدم المشورة لرئاسة الائتلاف الوطني لقوى الثورة والمعارضة السورية وتعمل كمستشار خاص لرئيس الائتلاف.

ريم علاف

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هند قبوات

هند قبوات

هند قبوات: محامية تقيم في دمشق وتورنتو. وتحمل B.A. في الاقتصاد من جامعة دمشق. وشهادة في القانون من الجامعة العربية في بيروت. ودرجة الماجستير في القانون والدبلوماسية من كلية فليتشر للقانون والدبلوماسية، جامعة تافتس؛ شهادة في حل النزاعات من جامعة تورونتو؛ وشهادة في القيادة الاستراتيجية من جامعة تورونتو. تعمل السيدة قبوات حاليا كمستشار دولي في جانسن وشركاه في تورونتو، بالإضافة إلى دورها كباحثة ومحاضرة ومدربة في مركز الأديان العالمية والدبلوماسية وحل النزاعات في جامعة جورج ماسون. وهي أيضا عضوة في مجلس الأجندة العالمية للتدخل في الحرب في المنتدى الاقتصادي العالمي. تلقت السيدة قبوات جائزة صانعي السلام في العمل من مركز تانينباوم للتفاهم بين الأديان في نيويورك في عام 2007 وجائزة الدبلوماسية العامة من CRDC في عام 2009.

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فرص العمل والتوظيف

We're hiring

Location:          Gaziantep – Turkey

Start Date:        Immediate

Duration of assignment: 8 Month (extendible)

Reports To: LIFE Project Manager

 

Overview:

The Syrian Economic Forum (SEF), established in 2013, is an innovative think & do tank dedicated to building a free, pluralistic, and independent Syria that rests on a strong economy. It is the first think tank representing the interests and pro-democracy voice of the Syrian private sector. In upholding the principles of justice, truth, honor, and respect for human rights, SEF seeks to strengthen the Syrian economy, both now and in the long-term, to ensure a life of freedom and dignity for all Syrians.

Project Summary:

SEF proposes a two-year project to enhance livelihoods by stimulating private enterprise and employment among refugees and members of host communities in Turkey. Activities will increase the technical capacities of vulnerable populations and contribute to enterprise development and job creation in the food sector. SEF’s project will be implemented in Gaziantep over the course of 24 months. The program will be anchored by the establishment of Food Enterprise Centers (FECs), and will serve as hubs for training and business development support for refugees and host community populations.

 

Job Summary:

  • To performing accounting activities in accordance with Turkish Statutory Regulations, IFRS, Local GAAP requirements within subject area.
  • Responsible for controlling & supporting to ensure all compliance work are completed in a timely basis and penalties are avoided during tax declaration process (VAT, Withholding Tax, Company Income Tax etc.).
  • Responsible for monthly BABS declaration process and performing the reconciliations with all suppliers, responsible for following VAT refund process and providing required excel files/documentations to external tax consultants and tax authorities.
  •  liaise with external tax consultants and relaying critical/updated information to the other departments, to supporting and following monthly closing and yearend closing process
  • Ensure all activities/entries/operations are complete.
  • handle general accounting activities, include the preparation, maintenance and reconciliation of ledger accounts and financial statements, such as balance sheets, P&L statements,
  • Responsible for planning external audits and coordination with auditors, perform account balance reconciliations with related organizations on a quarterly basis.

 

 

Qualifications:

 

 

  • A minimum of three years’ experience in accounting
  • Formal Education: Educated to Bachelor’s level in related field such as Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or other educational background combined with relevant professional experience.
  • Demonstrated evidence of capability in implementing and monitoring systems of financial management, controls and accounting systems
  • Fluent in English and  Turkish or Arabic – written and spoken
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, remote management, and planning skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities, deadlines, and tasks efficiently,
  • High level of flexibility to adapt to new environment, handle workload, High level of problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • This is a national post and candidates should have the right to work in Turkey at the time of application

 

How to apply:

  • Please send your CV and cover letter via-email to [email protected] by 15 February 2018 and include the position title the subject line (Accountant), Applications will be accepted and interviews will be conducted on an ongoing basis until the position is filled.
  • Note that any application without the Position title may not be processed and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • SEF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Post Title                                        : Entrepreneurship Trainer

Location                                         : Gaziantep / Turkey

Duration of assignment                : 08 months (extendable)

Start Date                                       : ASAP

Reports To                                     : Training Manager     

 

About SEF:

The Syrian Economic Forum (SEF), established in 2013, is an innovative think & do tank dedicated to building a free, pluralistic, and independent Syria that rests on a strong economy. It is the first think-tank representing the interests and pro-democracy voice of the Syrian private sector. In upholding the principles of justice, truth, honor, and respect for human rights, SEF seeks to strengthen the Syrian economy, both now and in the long-term, to ensure a life of freedom and dignity for all Syrians.

SEF is a registered NGO in Turkey and based in Gaziantep to build capacities of Syrian Entrepreneurs and contribute to the employability of Syrian Labor.  SEF implements a two-year project to support sustainable livelihood and income-generator solutions for Syrian refugees and their host communities in the food sector in Gaziantep

Job Description:

  • Coordinate, oversee and provide leadership for the instructional program that leads to Entrepreneurship in Food Business.

  • Be familiar with and teach the fundamentals of entrepreneurship (e.g., concept generation and development, business planning and goal setting, initial investment partnerships, networking, start-up logistics, etc.).

  • Assist and mentor students in areas including: development of business plans and related projects, problem solving, generation of workflow concepts, market planning and risk analysis.

  • Demonstrate excellence in strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Maintain and submit accurate and up-to-date management records of all beneficiaries’ and program progress.

  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the training manager.

 

Qualifications:

  • Previous teaching/training experience (at least 2+ years) in business, entrepreneurship and/or management

  • Education and professional background in business, entrepreneurship and/or management

  • Experience working with entrepreneurs/small business owners

  • Ability to handle multiple, detail-oriented tasks simultaneously with limited supervision

  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills

  • Computer skills, proficiency in MS-Office, specifically Word, Excel, and Powerpoint

  • Arabic and English language Fluency

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Financial skills

  • Previous teaching/training experience

  • Experience consulting or working with entrepreneurs in the food industry

  • Fluency in Turkish is preferable

  • Experience working with refugees

 

This is a National Post and candidates should have the right to work in Turkey at the time of application

How to apply:

  • Please send your CV and cover letter via email to [email protected] indicating the position in the subject line Entrepreneurship Trainer by no later than 26 January 2018.

  • Due to the urgency of the position, SEF reserves the right to recruit a candidate who matches the required profile before the above deadline.

  • SEF offers a competitive salary together with an excellent benefits package.

 

Post Title                                          : Office Assistant (only National Applications)

 Location                                            : Gaziantep / Turkey

 Duration of assignment                   : 09 months (extendable)

 Start Date                                          : ASAP

 Reports To                                        : Project Coordinator      

 

About SEF:

The Syrian Economic Forum (SEF), established in 2013, is an innovative think & do tank dedicated to building a free, pluralistic, and independent Syria that rests on a strong economy. It is the first think-tank representing the interests and pro-democracy voice of the Syrian private sector. In upholding the principles of justice, truth, honor, and respect for human rights, SEF seeks to strengthen the Syrian economy, both now and in the long-term, to ensure a life of freedom and dignity for all Syrians.

SEF is a registered NGO in Turkey and based in Gaziantep to build capacities of Syrian Entrepreneurs and contribute to the employability of Syrian Labor.  SEF implements a two-year project to support sustainable livelihood and income-generator solutions for Syrian refugees and their host communities in the food sector in Gaziantep

Job Description:

  • To answer phones and transfer to the appropriate staff member, take and distribute accurate messages, greet visitors and direct them to the correct staff member, coordinate messenger and courier service, receive, sort and distribute incoming mail, monitor incoming emails and answer or forward as required, prepare outgoing mail for distribution.
  • To fax, scan and copy documents, maintain office filing and storage systems, update and maintain databases such as mailing lists, contact lists and client information, retrieve information when requested, update and maintain internal staff contact lists, co-ordinate and maintain staff administrative records such as staff parking, staff phones and company credit cards.
  • To type documents, reports and correspondence, organize travel arrangements for staff, co-ordinate and organize appointments and meetings, assist with event planning and implementation, monitor and maintain office supplies, ensure office equipment is properly maintained and serviced, perform work related errands as requested such as going to the post office and bank, keep office area clean and tidy.

Qualifications:

  • Education and professional background in business, entrepreneurship and/or management
  • At least two years working in an office setting
  • Ability to handle multiple, detail-oriented tasks simultaneously with limited supervision
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Computer skills, proficiency in MS-Office, specifically Word, Excel, and Powerpoint
  • Fluency in Turkish
This is a National Post and candidates should have the right to work in Turkey at the time of application

How to apply:

  • Please send your CV and cover letter via email to [email protected] indicating the position in the subject line Office Assistant by no later than 31 December 2017.
  • Due to the urgency of the position, SEF reserves the right to recruit a candidate who matches the required profile before the above deadline.
  • SEF offers a competitive salary together with an excellent benefits package.

Post Title: Project Coordinator (only National Applications)

Location: Gaziantep / Turkey

Duration of assignment: 10 Months (extendable)

Start Date: ASAP

Reports To: Project Manager

 

About Project:

The project aims to enhance livelihoods by stimulating private enterprise and employment among refugees and members of

host communities in Gaziantep. Activities will increase the technical capacities of vulnerable populations and contribute to

enterprise development and job creation in the food sector. SEF’s project will be implemented in Gaziantep over the course of 24 months. The program will be anchored by the establishment of Food Enterprise Centers (FECs), and will serve as hubs for training and business development support for refugees and host community populations.

Job Description:

  • Coordinate overall planning, implementation and monitoring of project activities such as conferences, trainings, workshops, study/field visits etc. (administrative, financial, logistical as well as content-related aspects of activities).
  • Close collaboration with Project Manager to ensure that work plans, performance monitoring plans and reports are timely produced and submitted, in compliance with donor requirements,
  • Support Project Manager to establish and maintain relationships with local authorities, related actors, and community leaders, ensuring effective coordination,
  • Contribute to development of high quality concept notes and proposals, in coordination with Project Manager and SEF Executive Board,
  • Coordinate and personally participate in the preparation of project addendums/amendments.
  • Monitor expenditure and budget compliance on a regular basis,
  • Closely support the work of the local partners and assist in maintaining regular communication with team, vendors, and participants, gather results for regular reports and updates,
  • Support creating and maintaining comprehensive project documentation, plans and report.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in International Relations/Development, Economic Development, or related field. Master’s degree is preferred,
  • PMP/PMD-Pro Certified (highly preferable) and demonstrated experience in Project Cycle Management at least 2 years,
  • Previous work experience in Turkey, preferably working with non-governmental institutions,
  • Experience in food or hospitality sectors is preferred (service, manufacturing, retail or related field).
  • Strong project monitoring and management skills, including budget tracking, report writing, and interaction with diverse local partners.
  • Fluent in English and Turkish or Arabic – written and spoken
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, remote management, and planning skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities, deadlines, and tasks efficiently,
  • Ability to create new relations with active players in the field,
  • High level of flexibility to adapt to new environment, handle workload, high level of problem-solving and decision-making skills,
  • Must be willing to travel for extended and multiple periods.
  • This is a National Post and candidates should have the right to work in Turkey at the time of application.

How to apply:

  • Please send your CV and cover letter via-email to [email protected] indicating the position in the subject line Project Coordinator by no later than 10th Nov 2017.
  • Due to the urgency of the position, SEF reserves the right to recruit a candidate who matches the required profile before the above deadline.
  • SEF offers a competitive salary together with an excellent benefits package.
  • The application received after the closing date will not be given any consideration. Only short listed candidates whose applications fulfill the required criteria will be contacted for test and interview. The submitted documents will not be returned.
  • SEF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Position Title:    Project Manager

Location:          Gaziantep – Turkey

Start Date:        Immediate

Duration of assignment: 9 Months (extendible)

Reports To: Deputy Executive Director  

 

Overview:

The Syrian Economic Forum (SEF), established in 2011, is an innovative think & do tank dedicated to building a free, pluralistic, and independent Syria that rests on a strong economy. It is the first think tank representing the interests and pro-democracy voice of the Syrian private sector. In upholding the principles of justice, truth, honor, and respect for human rights, SEF seeks to strengthen the Syrian economy, both now and in the long-term, to ensure a life of freedom and dignity for all Syrians.

Project Summary:

SEF proposes a two-year project to enhance livelihoods by stimulating private enterprise and employment among refugees and members of host communities in Turkey. Activities will increase the technical capacities of vulnerable populations and contribute to enterprise development and job creation in the food sector. SEF’s project will be implemented in Gaziantep over the course of 24 months. The program will be anchored by the establishment of Food Enterprise Centers (FECs), and will serve as hubs for training and business development support for refugees and host community populations.

Job Summary:

  • Establish entrepreneur incubation centers in Gaziantep in coordination with implementing partners. This will involve a mapping and discovery process to find suitable locales and facilities, overseeing the establishment of coworking spaces with test kitchens and other shared facilities, development of specialized training content, establishing a suite of entrepreneur support services, and facilitating a business plan competition. This will also include planning for the long-term sustainability of the Centers.
  • Implement and ensure completion of programmatic objectives by planning and evaluating project activities.
  • Work closely with project Director to manage the project on the ground, including coordinating relationships with local partner organization, consultants, and other stakeholders.
  • Guide the Project Coordinator and other Managers in their dayto-day work, ensuring that the activities are planed efficiently and implemented in compliance with contract(s) signed with the donor(s);

Finance, Administration and Logistics

  • Closely coordinate with the different support departments, namely Finances, Administration, Human Resources (HR), and Logistics, to ensure the proper allocation of the necessary resources for an efficient and effective implementation of the project(s);
  • In coordination with the executive Management team , supervise and validate the budget plans and budget / logistics / administrative documentation, necessary for the allocation of resources for the implementation of the planned activities;
  • Participate to the elaboration of accurate financial reports, as requested by the Project Director, in collaboration with the Finance Manager.
  • Follow up with Project Coordinator on implementation of programmatic activities, in line with the projects’ work plans and M&E plans (Timelines, Milestones & Targets

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (preferable Master degree), preferable in Humanities and Social/Political Sciences;
  • Demonstrated experience of at least 5 years in management of people, administration, project management, reporting, monitoring and evaluation, general finance knowledge, experience with working and interpretation with data (preferable presentation of the documentary evidence);
  • Experience in the food or hospitality industries preferred (food service, manufacturing, or retail, or related field).
  • Strong project monitoring and management skills, including budget tracking, report writing, and interaction with diverse local partners.
  • Excellent knowledge of the humanitarian and development sectors, and experience with and knowledge of humanitarian standards.
  • Fluent in English and  Turkish or Arabic – written and spoken
  • PMP/PMD-Pro Certified (highly preferable).
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, remote management, and planning skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities, deadlines, and tasks efficiently,
  • Ability to create new relations with active players in the field.
  • High level of flexibility to adapt to new environment, handle workload, High level of problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • High level of problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Very good report writing skills.
  • Leadership skills,
  • Very Good computer skills (MS Office)
  • This is a national post and candidates should have the right to work in Turkey at the time of application

How to apply:

Please send your CV and cover letter via-email to [email protected] by 25 January 2018 and include the position title the subject line.( Project Manager)

Note that any application without the Position title may not be processed.

SEF encourage females to apply for this position, Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 

 

 

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