Location(s) : Kenya
Department : Management
Job Type : Full-time
Application Deadline : 31-12-2019
One Acre Fund is recruiting for Kenya Chief of Staff
JOB SUMMARY
Seeking an excellent strategic thinker and strong communicator to make the Country Leadership Team more effective. This role is an opportunity to drive program results and shape organization culture.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Lead Strategic Planning. Develop relationships with Kenya Division Heads and work with them and Country Leadership to coordinate country wide strategic planning
Lead Internal Communications. Maintain a regular touch point with the Global Internal Communications Lead and take the lead role on internal comms for the Kenya program
Improve Team Culture and Performance. Work with the Kenya People Director to manage and accelerate projects that can improve Kenya wide team culture and performance
Support Senior Recruiting. Work with the Country Leadership team to provide support for Director and Senior Director recruiting and support overall country wide recruiting.
Lead Important Strategic Projects. Take full ownership of projects that have country wide strategic importance but do not fit into a current divisions scope of responsibilities.
Government Relations Liaison. Be the liaison point between all program teams and Kenya’s government relations (GR) team to improve coordination and outcomes.
REQUIRED DISCIPLINE:
MIN REQ. EXPERIENCE:
6
MIN QUALIFICATION:
Tertiary/Diploma
DESIRED SKILLS:
6
years of experience total and 3
years of experience in senior management roles that required significant coordination, communications and people related experience.
Motivated by helping others. This role is not about individual achievements but about supporting leadership and the broader Kenya team.
Strong collaboration skills and proficient at understanding motivations of different groups and teams and supporting them to work together.
Ability to work independently managing oneself in a fast-paced, results-oriented work environment.
Humility. We are looking for passionate professional who combine strong leadership skills with good humor, patience and a humble approach to service and interested in joining our family of leaders.
A passion for One Acre Fund’s program and the desire to advance our mission based on a genuine and humble commitment to serving the poor
At a minimum, a Bachelor’s degree is required for this position.
Language: English required
HOW TO APPLY:
Interested and qualified candidates should click this link: https://oneacrefund.org/work-with-us/job-openings/g/?gh_jid=1925055