Careers

Join the Nourishing Africa Team

Manager
Nourishing Africa
Full Time    |    Intermediate / Experienced    |    Post Graduate Degree    |    Management    |    Nigeria

Summary:

The Manager is responsible for implementing and overseeing the administration, programs, and strategic plan of Nourishing Africa, helping to identify, secure and engage donors and funders.

Description:

In this role, you will be required to fulfill the following primary responsibilities:

  • Work with the Founder and the Advisory Board to develop and implement comprehensive strategies for NA
  • Interface with the NA team to deliver on programs and services
  • Lead the implementation of NA’s programs, projects, and activities
  • Establish and manage strategic relationships with local, national, and international partners.
  • Raise funds to ensure organizational sustainability, and ensure transparency and efficient use of the organization’s financial and non-financial resources.
  • Serve as a spokesperson for NA representing the organization at local, national, and international events and with local and international media
  • Provide weekly, monthly and quarterly reports on NA’s progress

Desired Skills:

We are looking for candidates who are self-motivated, committed to excellence, and have a passion for the agriculture and food sector. Below are key qualifications that we require:

  • Advanced degree in social sciences, business administration, or other relevant fields.
  • Minimum of five years of professional experience in a related field, with up to 2 years in a supervisory role.
  • General knowledge of employment laws and practices and employee relations.
  • Ability to effectively and independently interact with multiple, diverse stakeholders.
  • Passion and demonstrable experiences in working with small and medium enterprises.
  • Outstanding and effective verbal, written, and presentation skills.
  • Strong competence in the use of standard Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint) and research tools.
  • Strong commitment to enhancing performance and creating added benefits for stakeholders.
  • Ethical, self-motivated, organized, and detail-oriented.
  • Excellent communication and self-management skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others in a multicultural setting.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, results-driven environment.
  • Willingness and ability to travel within and outside of the country may be required.
  • Proficiency in French is an advantage.

The role is only open until filled. Only eligible candidates will be contacted.

Deadline: Jul 16, 2022

Apply: Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: recruiting@nourishingafrica.com using the job title as the subject of the email.