myAgro Farms is hiring a

Special Projects Fellowship

Coffeyville, United States
Remote

myAgro Fellowship Opportunity

 

Project Name: Special Projects Fellowship

Location: Remote

Report to: Executive Assistant, Chief Executive Officer

 

About myAgro

myAgro is an award-winning non-profit social enterprise based in West Africa. myAgro has pioneered a mobile savings model that allows farmers to invest their own funds in high-quality seed, fertilizer, and training and increase their harvest and income by 50-100%. myAgro’s North Star is to help 1 million farmers increase their incomes by $1.50 per day by 2025 and lift themselves out of poverty. Learn more from myAgro’s founder here. 

 

About this Project

Support the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Assistant in working cross-departmentally to support the CEO’s strategy and implementation of various field and program special projects.

 

Fall 2020 Project Details:

 

Project Deliverables include:

  • Prepare field stores and share monthly communications on myAgro’s work for both internal and external use and using visual and audio mediums
  • Support the Development team by researching and recommending potential funders
  • Create marketing materials to promote myAgro’s packages to farmers across Mali, Senegal, and Tanzania
  • Support the CEO & Executive Assistant on various special projects throughout the duration of the program

 

Desired Skills and Competencies:

  • Proactive and highly organized (work planning, prioritization) with an aptitude for working in a fast-paced dynamic environment. This means being able to take on multiple projects, work independently, and manage your time to meet deadlines
  • Current undergraduate student or recent graduate
  • Passionate about myAgro’s mission and international development
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Great cross-cultural communication

 

Fellowship details

  • Start date: Mid-September, but flexible
  • Duration:
    • Fall - 10 to 14 weeks
    • Spring Option – 10 to 14 weeks
    • 10 to 20 hours (flexible)
  • Paid with lots of Karma from myAgro Farmers

 

myAgro provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, national origin, age, disability, political opinion, social status, veteran status, and genetics. myAgro complies with all applicable federal, provincial and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.