Nexleaf Analytics is a nonprofit technology company located in Los Angeles, California, USA. We develop and support affordable wireless sensor devices for critical public health and environmental interventions around the world (www.nexleaf.org). Partnering with leading institutions such as Google.org, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Qualcomm, the World Bank, and Vodafone Americas Foundation, Nexleaf helps deliver safe vaccines to over 6 million children and connect 1,000 rural homes with mobile money payments for reducing carbon emissions through cleaner cooking in 7 countries, including India, Mozambique, and Kenya.
About the Position:
We seek an independent contractor to oversee two projects in Nigeria in improved cookstove usage and clean energy sector, and in the health sector & cold chain management. Candidate must have a Bachelors degree and proven experience in rolling out a program across thousands of sites. Experience in rural areas is a plus.
Duties and Responsibilities
Nexleaf will have two projects in Nigeria. The Regional Coordinator will need to manage her/his time to meet the responsibilities in each project. Below is a quick summary of the projects and the duties associated with it.
StoveTrace enables real-time monitoring of cookstoves. StoveTrace combines robust wireless sensors with powerful cloud based analytics to collect data on improved cookstove usage and facilitate data-driven decision making and responsive interventions. Nexleaf is taking StoveTrace to Nigeria this winter, and looking for a Regional Coordinator to provide technical support and customer service to partners in the following way:
ColdTrace is a wireless remote temperature monitoring (RTM) solution designed for vaccine refrigerators in rural clinics and health facilities. Regional Coordinator will provide technical support and customer service to partners in the following way:
Additional experience preferred:
We seek a candidate with proven experience and the ability to anticipate problems and identify solutions. This position requires the skill and temperament to address any potential conflicts with contracting or partner organizations with level-headedness, as well as a commitment to fairness, honesty, and respect in professional relationships.
The executive team is based in California, USA (Pacific Standard Time), so the candidate should be comfortable with various modes of communication (e.g.Skype, Gmail, Whatsapp) as well as the time difference when getting on calls/meetings.
Please send a résumé in Microsoft Word or PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject "Regional Coordinator - Nigeria - [Your first and last name]". Please write a brief statement about what makes you are a strong candidate for this position, including details about your skills and previous experience.
Equal Opportunity – Nexleaf Analytics upholds the principles of equal opportunity with respect to its hiring and contracting decisions. All hiring decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state or local law.