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Kenya Enrollment Project Specialist

We are seeking exceptional professionals with 1 year + of work experience with attention to detail, strong work planning skills with the ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously without missing any critical tasks.

Job overview

Location
Kenya
Career Level
Professionals
Kenya

Kenya

Kenya was our founding country of operation, and it remains our largest in terms of both numbers of clients and staff.

About One Acre Fund

Founded in 2006, One Acre Fund supplies smallholder farmers with the agricultural services they need to make their farms more productive. We provide quality farm supplies on credit, delivered within walking distance of farmers’ homes, and agricultural trainings to improve harvests. We measure our success by our ability to make farmers more prosperous: On average, farmers harvest 50 percent more food after working with One Acre Fund.

We are growing quickly. We serve more than 800,000 farm families in Eastern and Southern Africa, with more than 7,500 full-time staff, and we aim to serve 1 million farm families by 2020.

Job Description

The Enrollment team is part of the Program Design department and sets and accomplishes our seasonal program enrollment goals. As an Enrollment Project Specialist, you will implement our enrollment strategy in the field, managing enrollment projects such as marketing material design and coordinating staff training boot-camps. You will work with other departments, such as Print and Materials, Logistics and Field Operations teams. You will ensure project transparency to other team members using reporting dashboards, cross-department working groups and strategy memos. The Enrollment Project Specialist will report to the Marketing and Enrollment Lead.

You will:

  • Produce and deliver client-facing marketing and training materials to the field: product samples, catalogs, marketing flyers, etc.
  • Coordinate enrollment-related field staff training - typically there are 4 major staff training "boot camps" per season.
  • Work with the Tablets team to ensure the Enrollment App is accurate, and functional, and field staff are effectively trained on its use.
  • Implement surveys, focus groups, field visits and other research methods to collect and analyze feedback from both field staff and clients.

Career Growth and Development

We have a 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 shape a growing organization and build a rewarding long-term career.

Qualifications

We are looking for professionals with 1 year + of work experience. Candidates who fit the following criteria are encouraged to apply:

  • Strong academic background with previous work experience at similar organizations (e.g. social enterprise).
  • Experience in project management: coordinating tasks between multiple departments or sub-teams.
  • Experience in a field setting is preferred, such as managing a field sales team or client marketing.
  • Create clear documents and spreadsheets, such as dashboards, analysis memos, trackers.
  • Willing to be based in Kakamega, Kenya.

Preferred Start Date

As soon as possible

Compensation

Determined by experience

Benefits

  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

Sponsor International Candidates 

No; must have existing rights to work in Kenya.

We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce. One Acre Fund never asks candidates to pay any money or pay for tests at any stage of the interview process. Official One Acre Fund emails will always arrive from an @oneacrefund.org address. Please report any suspicious communication here (globalhotline@oneacrefund.org).

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