Rwanda People Innovations Intern

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Average: 3.4 (282 votes)
Sector: 
Agriculture

One Acre Fund is an agricultural NGO that is innovating a new way of helping farm families to achieve their full potential. In more than five years in Rwanda, We have grown to serve more than  180,000 farm families with 1,500 full-time staff in Rwanda. In Burundi, We have grown to serve 40,000 farm families with over 400 full-time staff. Organization wide, we are on track to serve one million farmers across 10 countries by 2020. We only serve farmers, and we always put Farmers First.

Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Transport systems:

    • Set up car booking platform and tracking systems to ensure efficient route optimization;
    • Build expense tracking and reporting systems to facilitate building controls for efficiency and improved service delivery;
    • Support the transport manager in conducting weekly car checks;
    • Manage data recording and analysis to facilitate decisions.

    People support hub:

    • Create a People support hub for all staff which links to all HR, Training, and Corporate Operations policies, tools, and documents.
    • Design and Coordinate the rollout of career clarity;
    • Be the key point person for all global D&I and culture code launching activities, ensuring a Rwanda perspective is included in project scoping as well as initiatives are rolled-out successfully in-country.

CAREER GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT

We have a strong culture of constant learning and we invest in developing our people. You’ll 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’ll have the opportunity to shape a growing organization and build a rewarding long-term career.

QUALIFICATIONS

We are seeking an exceptional professional with ideally a demonstrated passion for international development. Candidates who fit the following criteria are strongly encouraged to apply:

  • At a minimum, a bachelor’s degree is required for this position with strong demonstrated experience or knowledge of building systems.
  • We are looking for passionate professionals who combine strong technical skills with good humor, patience, and a humble approach to service to join our growing family of leaders.
  • Strong experience and knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft packages;
  • Language: English required, French fluency a plus.

APPLICATION DEADLINE

May 30

PREFERRED START DATE

ASAP

JOB LOCATION

Rubengera, Rwanda 

COMPENSATION

Interns will be provided with a reasonable stipend for the duration of their contract. Rural area based fellows will be provided assistance in locating suitable housing. The fellowship/internship program is a recruiting initiative. 

DURATION

3 - 6 months

SPONSOR INTERNATIONAL CANDIDATES

NoMust have existing rights to work in Rwanda.

Note: Please submit a Resume/CV, not exceeding more than 1-2 pages, which includes Education, Work Experience, Specialized/Technical Skills, Achievements/Awards and any other Experience (Volunteering, Extracurricular, etc). References do not need to be included, and will only be required upon request, after the final interview.

One Acre Fund never asks candidates to pay any money or pay for tests at any stage of the interview process. Official One Acre Fund emails will always arrive from an @oneacrefund.org address. Please report any suspicious communication here.