External Relations Manager

Kampala, Uganda
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Educate!, a fast-growing non-profit social enterprise, is looking for an External Relations Manager based in Uganda to manage our multi-country Africa-based External Relations team. As the External Relations Manager, you’ll represent Educate! to peers and partners visiting Uganda, serve as a critical bridge between our programs in East Africa and partners in the US, and be a key communicator between our rockstar teams in the US and multiple countries in East Africa.

We’re looking for a problem-solver and systems-builder with exceptional communication skills, a strong sense of professional judgment and responsibility, and the ability to manage a growing department across multiple countries. You’ll join a motivated, passionate, overachieving international team that is positioning Educate! to be the leader in skills-based secondary education in Africa and reach one million youth per year across ten countries by 2024.

Additional Information

Intrigued? Apply here: https://boards.greenhouse.io/educate/jobs/275308#.V-L–5MrKb9.
You will be asked to upload a resume and respond to the following questions in 150 words or less:
1. Why Educate!? Why this role?
2. Tell us 1-2 key lessons you’ve learned about effectively managing a person or a team.
3. Describe a time when you identified a problem and proactively developed a solution to prevent it from happening again in the future.

Preferred application deadline is September 25th. After that we will continue to accept applications on a rolling basis, with the goal of filling the position ASAP.