We serve small-scale farmers. In everything we do, we place the farmer first. We measure success in our ability to make more farmers more prosperous.
An exceptional relationship builder and strategic thinker with 5+ years of entrepreneurial experience and a desire to seek out and develop opportunities to serve smallholder farmers in new markets.
Lagos, Nigeria, with regular travel to Abuja and occasional travel to rural areas
Minimum 2 years commitment, full-time job
Farmers make up the majority of the world’s population in the world’s developing countries. To reach millions of additional farm families, One Acre Fund’s new markets unit will seek out and identify opportunities in new markets. The New Markets Partnerships Manager will be a key leader to help One Acre Fund grow and succeed in new markets. The key focus of news markets growth will be partnerships with regional and national governments, but we also want to explore other, new exciting opportunities with NGO and private sector actors. We want someone to not only grow and develop a team, but to manage the critical functions outlined below:
Career Growth and Development
One Acre Fund invests in building management and leadership skills. Your manager will invest significant time in your career development. We provide constant, actionable feedback delivered through mentorship and through regular management consulting-style career reviews. We also have regular one-on-one meetings, where we listen to and discuss career goals, and work collaboratively to craft roles that each person can be passionate about. Because of our rapid growth, we constantly have new high-level roles opening up and opportunities in many functions. This results in fast career growth for our staff.
We are seeking an exceptional professional with 5+ years of work experience and a demonstrated passion for international development. Candidates who fit the following criteria are strongly encouraged to apply:
Preferred Start Date
Starts modest. However, this is a career-track role with fast raises for performance, paying a meaningful salary for long-term placement in developing nations.
Health insurance, immunizations, flight, room and board.
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Interested in this position, apply on One Acre Fund career website