Location(s) : Rwanda
Department : Other
Job Type : Full-time
Application Deadline : 31-12-2019
One Acre Fund is recruiting for Rwanda Strategy and Operations Analyst
JOB SUMMARY
Conduct quantitative analysis and shape organizational strategy to support our operations and systems as we grow.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
Identifying opportunities for 20% savings in our large distribution network costs, through market research and modeling of truck costs and margins in the industry, to understand where we could reduce our costs.
Building a ‘social return on investment’ model for teams that conduct trials to ensure the trial is a worthwhile investment, taking in to account its potential impact to farmers and cost if we scaled the trial country-wide.
Identifying opportunities in the market to sell more solar lights, and working with each team to ensure cross-channel collaboration to optimize solar light sales.
Working with our field operations team to create tools to measure performance and ensure incentives (sales, repayment etc) for field staff are optimal to drive results.
Longer-term, there will be opportunities to lead increasingly large initiatives or join/lead a department you are supporting.
REQUIRED DISCIPLINE:
Business Administration, Finance
MIN REQ. EXPERIENCE:
5
MIN QUALIFICATION:
Tertiary/Diploma
DESIRED SKILLS:
Strong work experiences: we are targeting former management consultants or people with similar experience quickly getting up to speed on a project, working across functions, and solving problems. We also look for leadership experiences, at or outside of work, particularly in roles that demonstrate relationship management and driving results on a variety of project types.
Technical skills: advanced proficiency in Excel. Experience with other professional programs (e.g. R, STATA, Access) is a plus.
Humility: in everything One Acre Fund does, we put farmers first. We do this by approaching our work and individual professional growth with humility, efficiency, and compassion.
A willingness to commit to living in East Africa for at least two years. The ideal candidate will have had experience working in an emerging market, although this is not required.
Language: English required; French/Kinyarwanda a bonus
HOW TO APPLY:
Interested and qualified candidates should click this link: https://oneacrefund.org/work-with-us/job-openings/g/?gh_jid=1351676