About One Acre Fund
One Acre Fund supplies smallholder farmers with the agricultural services they need to make their farms more productive.
We provide quality farm supplies on credit, delivered within walking distance of farmers’ homes, and agricultural training to improve harvests.
We measure our success by our ability to make farmers more prosperous : on average, farmers harvest 50 percent more food after working with One Acre Fund.
We are growing quickly : we serve more than 800,000 farm families in Eastern and Southern Africa, with more than 7,500 full-time staff, and we will serve 1 million farm families by 2020.
About the Job
The Pilot Manager reports to the Director of Expansion and oversees strategy for the pilot program on its path from 1,200 farmers in 2020 to +10,000 farmers in 2023.
To reach this goal, you will guide an impassioned team of motivated professionals to understand and meet farmer demand, and create meaningful impact.
all while looking for new ways to improve the lives of Nigerian subsistence farmers.
Your Roles and Responsibilities
1) Lead the pilot You will oversee strategy and lead the pilot program, guiding its pursuit of a scalable model.
2) Manage relationships Manage external relations with federal and local government and important partners :
3) Build the team Invests in a diverse and inclusive team of proficient professionals who can bring about transformative change to the lives of our customers, by adopting the One Acre Fund model to the Nigerian context.
One Acre Fund has a culture of constant learning and we invest in developing our people. You will have weekly check-ins with your manager, access to mentorship and training programs, and regular feedback on your performance.
We hold career reviews every six months and set aside time to discuss your aspirations and career goals. You will directly shape a growing organization and build a rewarding long-term career.
Starts modest. However, this is a career-track role with fast raises for performance, paying a meaningful salary for long-term placement in our organization.
Sponsor International Candidates
Yes Nigerian candidates strongly encouraged to apply
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