- Kenya, Rwanda
- Location Type
- Capital city
- Open to
- National applicants only
The communications team shapes One Acre Fund’s global brand and local reputation. One Acre Fund currently serves more than 600,000 smallholder farmers in six countries across Eastern and Southern Africa, and we aim to serve one million farmers by 2020. Our fourteen-person team champions the idea that hard-working farmers are at the heart of rural development and national prosperity.
You’ll serve as the lead writer and editor for all One Acre Fund audiences, ranging from U.S. funders and policymakers to East African government partners and prospective job applicants. You’ll also develop aspiring writers within the communications team and across the organization.
As an in-house reporter, you’ll identify compelling One Acre Fund stories and trends to share globally.
As our lead editor, you’ll ensure consistency of our content and develop the writing talents of others.
You’ll establish strong processes for content production on our team and coordination with other teams.
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 seeking an exceptional storyteller with 5+ years of writing and/or editing experience and a passion for social change. Candidates who fit the following criteria are strongly encouraged to apply:
Commensurate with experience.
Health insurance, paid time off.
No; must have existing rights to work in Kenya or Rwanda. East Africans are strongly encouraged to apply.
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