One Acre Fund Director of Field Operations Jobs in Kenya

One Acre Fund Director of Field Operations Jobs in Kenya


  • The Field Operations team is the heart of our program directly serving clients.

  • As the Field Operations Director, you will directly manage our team of 3,000+ staff and lead the implementation of our high-impact program across four sub-teams: field execution, field deliveries, customer service, and field staff management.

  • You will report directly to the Deputy Country Director - Program.

    You Will

  • Guide daily operations and set strategy to improve our largest country program

  • Create strategies ensuring this team can continue 25%+ annual growth

  • Improve daily execution, ensuring customer service is the forefront of our work

  • Develop and grow our team of over 3,000 staff, across multiple regions in Kenya

  • Improve sales, training, and portfolio management ability of field staff.

  • Hire and mentor future leaders, to promote rapid career growth and program expansion.

  • Promote customer-centricity across core operations, and increase program impact

  • Ensure our customer-service remains focused on delivering real, tangible impact to customers

  • Oversee and improve our training efforts, ensuring they are streamlined

  • Shape country-level strategy

  • As a member of the senior-leadership team, guide long-term strategy for the Kenya Program.

  • Translate this strategy into improvement projects and execution plans for the Field Operations Team.

    Career Growth and Development

  • We have a strong culture of constant learning and we invest in developing our people.

  • You’ll have weekly check-ins with your manager, access to mentorship and training programs, and regular feedback on your performance.

  • We hold career
    reviews every six months, and set aside time to discuss your aspirations and career goals.

  • You’ll have the opportunity to shape a growing organization and build a rewarding long-term career.

    Qualifications

  • We are looking for professionals with 10+ years of relevant work experience, and a passion for serving smallholder farmers.

    Candidates who fit the following criteria are encouraged to apply:

  • 8+ years of managing a successful and large team

  • Project management and execution: Ability to develop, plan, and execute complex programs across a large team

  • Growth Mindset Enthusiasm for learning, feedback and continuous improvement

  • Results-Oriented You set goals and take ownership of driving towards them

  • Cross-Cultural Fluency You will collaborate with colleagues from diverse backgrounds

  • Leadership experience in the marketing sector is an advantage

  • Strong educational background; minimum Bachelor's Degree

  • A willingness to commit to living in a rural area for at least two years

  • English required; Kiswahili strongly preferred

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; One Acre Fund Director of Field Operations Jobs in Kenya


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