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 want to double our impact by 2015 and are looking for talented staff to help us achieve this. We can reach more farmers by being experts in our field, pushing boundaries, working flexibly and sharing knowledge.
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.
Head of Delivery
Full time, permanent
Salary: circa £40,000 depending on experience
Location: Africa (we are flexible about location - this role can be based in our Addis Ababa, Nairobi or Dar es Salaam offices)
Farm Africa’s mission is to reduce poverty permanently by unleashing African farmers’ ability to grow their income and manage their natural resources sustainably. To enable us deliver our mission effectively, we need to ensure that that our programme management and implementation are exemplary. As such, we are looking for an experienced, confident and effective programme implementer to join and lead our programme delivery team as Head of Delivery.
This is a newly-created role, based in Africa. The Head of Delivery will, through effective leadership, oversee the implementation and delivery of Farm Africa’s entire programmatic portfolio.
Working closely with the Director of Programmes, our Country Directors and other key programme staff, this will be a ‘hands on’ role with extensive travel across our programme of work to provide significant and effective support to the staff delivering our programme.
If you are interested in this role, more information can be found in the job description. If would like to apply, please send a CV and one-page supporting statement detailing how you meet the person specification to email@example.com by midnight on Sunday 7 September 2014.
If you have any questions regarding this role, please submit them in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note, we will not be responding to telephone enquiries about this role.
Farm Africa will not be accepting any applications from third parties and request that we receive no contact from third parties in respect of this vacancy.
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.
We offer a full day's training and ongoing support for all of our speakers.