Program Director (Head of Programs)

Organization
myAgro
Deadline for Applications
01/08/2016
Contact Information
hr@myagro.org

Location: Bamako, Mali or Thies, Senegal

Language Requirement: Fluency in French and English

Duration: 3-year commitment

About myAgro

myAgro is an award-winning social enterprise working in Mali and Senegal, West Africa. Our mission is to help small-scale farmers, who make up 80% of the world\’s poor, move out of poverty by providing certified seed and fertilizer, technical assistance and market access via a mobile layaway payment system. We\’ve grown from 240 farmers to over 10,000 in the last year, and have plans to rapidly scale in the coming years. myAgro has received awards and recognition from Echoing Green, Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation, One Acre Fund, Mulago Foundation, Pop!Tech and The Tech Awards, among others.

About this Role

myAgro is looking for qualified candidates to fill two critical management positions on our team: Program Director, Mali and Program Director, Senegal. myAgro Program Directors will be responsible for the implementation and growth of our core programs in their respective countries: S/he will ensure our core program runs smoothly to serve our growing base of farmer-clients, and will pilot new approaches to delivering effective and impactful programs. S/he will report to the VP of Programs for his/her country.

myAgro is a startup social enterprise with plans for rapid and substantial growth. The ideal Program Director candidate will have outstanding project management and program management experience, as well as experience managing diverse teams. S/he will also be comfortable working on a limited budget, will have a highly entrepreneurial mindset, and will be comfortable \”getting their hands dirty\” when required.

Learn more about myAgro at: www.myagro.org

Learn more about this position and apply at: https://myagro.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0h4zp