AVAILABLE POSITIONS 

Please find the available positions below.

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  • Program Manager (2) 

  • Communications Manager 

  • Director of Finance

 

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THESE POSITIONS ARE UNPAID.

PROGRAM MANAGER - PODCAST 

Description:

We are looking for a creative and dedicated individual who will fit with our collaborative culture. If you enjoy working with other professionals who believe in creating innovative solutions to the problems facing the African continent and the Diaspora, we encourage you to apply.

 

Responsibilities:

Effectively manages project and team (as applicable) by implementing the plans of the project.  Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Managing the production of podcasts and their dissemination on a weekly basis

  • Plan and monitor the project

  • Identifying and obtaining support and advice required for the management, planning and control of the project

  • Conduct project evaluation review to assess how well the project was managed

  • Frequently checks in with program director

  • Form team as needed

 

Qualifications:

  • Must be a people-person

  • Must be detail-oriented

  • Must be self-motivated

  • Must have great communication skills

  • Must have a desire to change the African Continent for the better

  • Must be available for weekly virtual meetings with the team and bi-monthly check ins

PROGRAM MANAGER - "OUR STORIES"

Description:

We are looking for a creative and dedicated individual who will fit with our collaborative culture. If you enjoy working with other professionals who believe in creating innovative solutions to the problems facing the African continent and the Diaspora, we encourage you to apply.

 

Responsibilities:

Effectively manages project and team (as applicable) by implementing the plans of the project.  Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Managing the production of the required deliverables

  • Plan and monitor the project

  • Identifying and obtaining support and advice required for the management, planning and control of the project

  • Conduct project evaluation review to assess how well the project was managed

  • Frequently checks in with program director

 

Qualifications:

  • Must be a people-person

  • Must have great communication skills  

  • Must be self-motivated

  • Must have a desire to change the African Continent for the better

  • Must be available for weekly virtual meetings with the team and bi-monthly check ins

COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Description:

Our organization is looking for a creative, digitally savvy individual with great writing and communication skills to become our Communications Manager. This person will lead our external communications. The ideal candidate will be eager to tackle the challenges of developing content that helps build brand recognition and generates buzz about existing and new projects that will help our organization expand. Top candidates will be skilled at creating content that both engages employees and keeps stockholders informed about various projects. The ability to communicate effectively in written and oral communications is a must. Previous experience in Public Relations is recommended.

 

Responsibilities:

The Communications Manager is responsible for planning marketing and public relations and messages that are shared with various audiences. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Assist in developing and implementing an integrated organization-wide strategic communications plan to broaden awareness of I, AFRICA™ across key stakeholder audiences

  • Develop virtual/print materials and branding strategies for team and audience

  • Curate content and increase audience engagement

  • Manage social media platforms

 

Qualifications:

  • Must be a people-person

  • Must have great written and oral communication skills  

  • Must be self-motivated

  • Must have a desire to change the African Continent for the better

  • Must be available for weekly virtual meetings with the team and bi-monthly check ins

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE

Description:

We are looking for a Director of Finance to oversee all financial aspects of our organization and drive the organization’s financial strategy and planning. She or he will be responsible for assessing the financial performance of the organization as well as finding possible avenues of funding

 

Responsibilities:

The Director of finance  responsible for ensuring the financial growth and accountability of the organization. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Driving the financial planning of the organization by analyzing its performance and risks

  • Develop a fundraising strategy and manage relationships with partner and donors

  • Prepare timely and detailed reports on financial performance on a quarterly and annual basis

  • Ensure adherence to financial laws and guidelines

 

.Qualifications:

  • BSc/BA in accounting, finance or relevant field

  • Proven experience in similar role

  • An analytic mind with strategic ability

  • Must have great written and oral communication skills  

  • Must be self-motivated

  • Must have a desire to change the African Continent for the better

  • Must be available for weekly virtual meetings with the team and bi-monthly check ins