We are growing quickly in Uganda. In 4 years, we have grown to serve over 13,000 farm families with more than 230 full-time staff. In the coming years, we will at least quadruple in size, while adding several new products and services. Our approach has won widespread validation, winning grants from the highly competitive Echoing Green and Skoll Foundations, and the global Financial Times/ IFC award for "basic needs financing" in 2010 and 2011.
As an organization, we constantly seek to impact more farmers, and we are currently improving on, and scaling our Nigeria program. This role is part of a small team based in rural Western Nigeria that strives to put an end to poverty by transforming the lives of Nigerian farmers. The team purpose is to successfully establish the OAF model in Nigeria, starting small but scaling-up rapidly within the next few years. The Nigeria Systems Associate will report to the Nigeria Pilot Lead.
The Malawi programme is currently a growth country, transitioning from a pilot environment to a mature country. Hence we are seeking a mid-career professional with demonstrated operations management ability to help us build the team and systems we need to deliver impact to farmers efficiently. We are looking to bring on an additional leader, Program Associate, to our Field Operations team in Malawi.
As a member of the Field Operations leadership team, your responsibilities will include:
Strategy & Implementation