One Acre Fund Senior Manager - Strategy Jobs in Kenya

One Acre Fund Senior Manager - Strategy Jobs in Kenya

  • As the Senior Manager - Strategy, you would work with the Program Design Director to manage the team and guide program strategy. You will report directly to the Program Design Director as their deputy.

    Specific Responsibilities

  • Oversee two Program Design workstreams, supporting the 5-year strategy and annual planning processes for each. The workstreams you lead will be chosen based on your experience and business need.

  • Directly manage 2-3 senior level staff, investing in their professional growth.

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

  • Compile and support management of a 16+ million USD budget.

  • Run annual goal setting and planning processes for Program Design department.

  • Foster a healthy team culture of professional growth, fun and continuous improvement.

  • Support recruitment and talent development for the 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.


  • We are looking for
    professionals with 8+ years of relevant work experience, and a passion for serving smallholder farmers.

    Candidates who fit the following criteria are encouraged to apply:

  • 5+ years of managing a successful team

  • 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 collaborate 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 Senior Manager - Strategy Jobs in Kenya

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