- Rwanda, Kenya
- Career Level
Founded in 2006, One Acre Fund supplies 1 million smallholder farmers with the agricultural services they need to make their farms vastly more productive. Our 8,000+ team is drawn from diverse backgrounds and professions. With operations across six core countries in Africa, we make farmers more prosperous by providing quality farm supplies on credit, delivered within walking distance of farmers' homes, and agricultural training to improve harvests. On average, the farmers we serve harvest 50 percent more food after working with One Acre Fund.
To learn more about our work, take a look at our Why Work Here blog for more information.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone in a growing area of focus (systems change) for an impact-driven organization. You will help shape how One Acre Fund thinks about systems change and gender sensitive programming going forward. You will report to the Office of the CEO.
One Acre Fund has been awarded $18m funding from Co impact to implement a systems change program in Rwanda, Kenya, and Ethiopia over the next 5 years. In every country we will:
We propose to deliver $653 million in cumulative new farm profits, representing an average increase of 22% in household annual farm profit, for 3.9 million households. Crucially, we propose to deliver this through a winning coalition of system actors, making these changes enduring.
The Co Impact Program Manager will be key to achieving the program goals and delivering lasting change.
Program strategy & implementation
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.
Across all roles, these are the general qualifications we look for. For this role specifically, you will have:
As soon as possible.
Nairobi, Kenya or Kigali, Rwanda
Health insurance, housing, and comprehensive benefits
One Acre Fund can support a work permit for this role. However, nationals of (or those with a professional background and work history in) our countries of operation are preferred.
30 November 2021
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Diversity, Equity, Inclusion (DEI), and anti-racism are deeply connected to our organization's mission and purpose. One Acre Fund aspires to build a culture where all staff feel consistently valued, represented, and connected – so that our team can thrive as professionals, and achieve exceptional impact for the farmers we serve.
We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.