One Acre Fund Program Strategy Lead Jobs in Kenya

One Acre Fund Program Strategy Lead Jobs in Kenya


Job Description

  • One Acre Fund Kenya is our largest and fastest-growing country of operation, and is one of the largest social enterprises in sub-Saharan Africa. By 2030, we aim to transform every farming community in Kenya, and serve more than 1.5 million Kenyan farm families.

  • The Program Design team leads the strategy and planning for Kenya's field program.

    The team consists of four sub-departments, each focused on an essential program goal:

  • Impact - maximizing the yields and quality of life benefits for farmers

  • Enrollment and marketing - increasing the number of farmers we serve

  • Repayment - ensuring our program remains financially sustainable while maintaining excellent customer service

  • Expansion - bringing our program to new areas of the country

  • As a Program Lead, you will oversee one of the four sub-departments. You will report to the Program Design Manager. The sub-department you lead will depend on your interests and skills.

    You will:

  • Develop the 5-year and annual strategy for your sub-department

  • Manage a team of 1-3 staff, investing in their professional growth

  • Lead complex projects and strategic improvements required for the program to achieve its long-term goals

    Qualifications

  • We are looking for professionals with 3+ years of
    relevant work experience, and a passion for serving smallholder farmers.

    Candidates who fit the following criteria are encouraged to apply:

  • Strategy: You can break down a complex problem, and identify bold solutions to address it

  • Project management: Design, plan and implement complex projects to success

  • 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 work with colleagues from diverse backgrounds

  • Mentorship: You support others to achieve their professional goals

  • 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 Program Strategy Lead Jobs in Kenya


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