The Sugarcane Growers Association of Malawi (SUGAM) is a national apex body whose mandate is to represent all sugarcane growers in Malawi. SUGAM was established with technical assistance from United Purpose Capacity Building for Sugar Out-growers Project, and financial support from European Union (EU) and Solidaridad.
Summary of Purpose of Position & Key Responsibilities
SUGAM is searching for an Executive Secretary to help lead the establishment of its secretariat, manage day to day secretariat operations, the implementation of its strategic plan, development and execution of its fund raising activities. The Executive Secretary will act as the Head of SUGAM Secretariat. SUGAM requires an Executive Secretary with skills and experience to be the back bone of day-to-day operations of its secretariat and fund raising activities.
Together with the Board ensure SUGAM’s relevance to the sugarcane grower community, the accomplishment of SUGAM’s mission and vision, and the accountability of SUGAM to its diverse grower constituents.
The Executive Secretary is responsible to the Board of Trustees. The position works with a high degree of autonomy and responsibility.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
1. Policy and planning
2. Management and administration
5. Community and Stakeholder Relations
HOW TO APPLY
Please send an application letter outlining your suitability and a CV with three traceable referees by 20th August 2021 to the following address:
SUGAM Board of Trustees
P.O. Box 140
Or email to