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Leonce  Nbaboyakema

What It’s Like to Manage a 1,000-Person Team

A quick Q&A with Leonce Ngaboyakema, our field execution lead in Rwanda.

28 May 2018 Careers Staff Stories

Kakamega HQ

What Is It Really Like to Work at One Acre Fund?

Learn about our office culture, working in agricultural development, and the benefits of living in a rural area.

3 May 2018 Careers Staff Stories

Ayanda OAF

Reinventing Your Career At the Senior Level

Making a career transition at a senior level can be daunting. But a change can also be deeply rewarding.

23 Mar 2018 Careers Staff Stories

Staff at One Acre Fund's Soil Labs

Seven Surprising Careers in Agriculture

Working in agriculture means more than simply farming.

3 Nov 2017 Careers

Isaac Mukonyi at Kenya Ekero Research Station

Young People Are Crucial to Africa’s Rural Transformation

Africa’s agricultural industry is expected to grow, creating opportunities for young people entering the workforce.

17 Oct 2017 Careers Staff Stories Kenya

Jerry Kamau With Coworker

Why I Left Google for a Career in Development

Here’s why some members of our staff left the corporate world to give back to their communities.

25 Sep 2017 Staff Stories Careers Kenya Uganda

Kakamega HQ in Kenya

Taking A Look Inside One Acre Fund's New Headquarters

Take a video tour of One Acre Fund's new headquarters in Kenya.

5 Jul 2017 Careers News From The Field Kenya

Dyana Mageto of One Acre Fund

Growing Careers and Families with One Acre Fund

We're working hard at creating a culture that is inclusive of working parents and their children.

23 Jun 2017 Staff Stories Careers Kenya

Adam Kyamatare working in Rwanda

Why Working In Rural Areas Makes Sense

Anyone who passionately wants to see African countries develop should want to be on the front lines of that development.

7 Jun 2017 Staff Stories Careers Rwanda

One Acre Fund 2017 interns eating lunch

Get The Inside Scoop On Internships From A One Acre Fund Recruiter

What we look for in internship applicants and what they can expect once onboard.

22 Mar 2017 Careers

One Acre Fund interns outside our offices in Rubengara, Rwanda

4 Tips For A Successful One Acre Fund Internship Application

Some tips to help make your internship application shine.

9 Mar 2017 Careers

One Acre Fund Interns

Jumpstart Your Career With A One Acre Fund Internship

What's it like to be a One Acre Fund intern?

9 Mar 2017 Careers

Janina Scnick of One Acre Fund

Why Strong Government Relations Are Key at One Acre Fund

Janina Schnick, a One Acre Fund government relations manager, discusses our approach to working with governments.

11 Jan 2017 Careers Kenya

Staff working on their laptops at the One Acre Fund Nairobi office

One Acre Fund 2017 Careers Webinar

Each webinar will feature firsthand experiences from members of our team and a Q&A session to address your questions.

4 Jan 2017 Careers

Bernard Kiprop One Acre Fund Social

Finding Your Career Passion Close to Home

Why aren't more young professionals from developing countries pursuing a career in international development?

23 Nov 2016 Staff Stories Careers Kenya

Charles Ashimwe One Acre Fund

What You Need To Know Before Applying To One Acre Fund

We take pride in having an extremely diligent vetting and interview process, because our farmers deserve the very best service.

20 Nov 2016 Careers

One Acre Fund Staff Training

How One Acre Fund Job Training Takes Careers To The Next Level

Career development and education are a big part of One Acre Fund – we’re constantly striving to help our staff learn and grow.

14 Nov 2016 Careers

Rubengara Office

5 Tips For Strengthening Your One Acre Fund Application

Some of the most essential things you can do to increase your chances of getting an interview for a role with One Acre Fund.

8 Aug 2016 Careers

Jennie and Jake Calhoun

How Young Professionals With Kids Can Build a Career In International Development

Two One Acre Fund leaders share how mid-career professionals with kids can still build happy careers in international development.

17 Jun 2016 Careers Staff Stories

Victor Matianyi

Building a Long-Term Career at One Acre Fund

Victor Matianyi, an I.T. Manager based in Kenya reflects on his career at One Acre Fund since joining in 2013.

4 Feb 2016 Staff Stories Careers Kenya

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