Farm Africa is a different kind of charity, working to end hunger and bring prosperity to rural eastern Africa. Our sustainable, community-led projects help Africa’s farmers feed Africa’s people – for the long-term.
We can reach more farmers by being experts in our field, pushing boundaries, working flexibly and sharing knowledge, and we're looking for talented staff to help us achieve this.
Our values are very important to us as an employer and they are also very important to our employees. All prospective employees should take some time to carefully consider our values and how they fit with your own personal values before attending an interview with Farm Africa.
Posts in our country offices are recruited in-country and advertised in national papers as well as ReliefWeb.
We cannot respond to unsolicited requests and applications for employment or volunteer opportunities.
Thank you for your interest in working for Farm Africa. There are currently no positions available - please check this page regularly for details of available roles.
Communications Team Volunteer (London Office)
Duration: minimum of one day per week, for a minimum of three months
Location: London, Bastion House, 140 London Wall, London EC2Y 5DN
Farm Africa’s Communications Team is seeking a motivated, bright and organised volunteer to help support our cross channel media output, which includes a range of campaigns and communications initiatives designed to raise awareness about Farm Africa’s work; develop its brand; and increase positive engagement with the public, corporates, schools and universities, churches, the media, and within the NGO and funding sectors.
This role involves providing research, writing, administrative and organisational assistance to the Communications Team, which incorporates media, PR and digital. You will be helping the Team to deliver a variety of high quality factual content for use across Farm Africa’s external communications output, including: print, radio, broadcast, marketing, online and social media.
The work will include:
This is a great opportunity to gain experience of being part of a busy press office and grow an understanding of how charity communications work within an international NGO. Farm Africa will cover reasonable travel and lunch expenses.
If you would like to volunteer, please email a copy of your CV and a supporting statement detailing why you are applying and why you are suitable for the role. Please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org by 10am on Monday 3 October.
Farm Africa is looking for an Oromo/English speaker to translate approximately two hours of interview footage.
Please contact Ellie Shillito at email@example.com for more information. Sample material available on request.
Location: UK wide
We’re looking for new speakers throughout the UK. You don’t need any previous public speaking experience, just a passion for Farm Africa and our work.
Please note that the speaker network currently operates in the UK only and unfortunately we are unable to reimburse travel costs for international supporters to attend training days.