Innovation: Africa is Seeking Honest, Hard-Working, Problem Solvers in Malawi
Job Title: Program Manager
Malawi Nationals Only: Qualified female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.
Innovation: Africa (iA) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization whose team of dedicated problem solvers work together to bring solar and water technologies to rural communities in Africa. We use solar energy to pump clean water for villages and provide schools, orphanages, and medical clinics with light and refrigeration to store vaccines and medicines. With more than 300 completed water, solar, and agriculture projects, iA has provided over 1.7 million people in Africa with access to light, clean water, food security, and proper medical care. Visit www.innoafrica.org to learn more about our work.
We seek a highly trained and qualified professional to join our Malawi team as the Program Manager, based in Mangochi District. The Program Manager is responsible for managing the local team and contractors, as well as coordinating, facilitating, and overseeing all aspects of the team’s work plan and scheduled activities.
The ideal candidate has proven experience leading a team, community development, and a background working with solar water pumping systems. From a technical capacity, the Program Manager must possess the skills and professional expertise to assist our local team of engineers to design, implement, and monitor the installation and construction of iA’s solar water pumping systems and solar electrification projects. Further, the Program Manager will be expected to provide the communities we serve with technical support and assist with system maintenance as needed.
This position requires frequent travel to the field to manage the team's activities and iA’s existing solar and water supply projects, as well as to assess and oversee all prospective and ongoing projects.
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As an international organization that works across three continents, our teams are required to maintain daily communication, at flexible hours, with one another using technology solutions, including WhatsApp, Skype, and Zoom. Our ideal candidate thrives in this type of fast-paced environment and is comfortable working with a diverse international team located in various time zones.