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The African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) is a not-for-profit organization designed to facilitate and promote access and delivery of appropriate proprietary agricultural technologies for use by resource-poor smallholder farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa. Based in Nairobi, but working across the continent, AAFT fosters its mission through public/private partnerships to reach its target farmers. The Foundation is a one-stop-shop that provides expertise and know-how that facilitates the identification, access, development, delivery and utilization of proprietary agricultural technologies.
The Head of Human Resources will have overall responsibility for designing and managing all HR systems at AATF. He/she will ensure effective and efficient provision of high quality HR services in support of AATF operations in all AATF locations/offices. The Head of HR will lead ad hoc HR projects as required and determined by management. He/she will provide management reports on headcount and also management responses to audit questions. This role will report to the Executive Director.
Summary of key responsibilities:
The ideal candidate should possess both a Master’s Degree and a Higher Diploma in Human Resource Management. He/she should have minimum five-years’ of experience in human resource management preferably in a non-profit organization, three of which must be in senior managerial capacity. Additionally, he/she should hold membership in a recognized professional body; proficiency in Microsoft Office with an ability to learn new applications quickly; and a good working knowledge of national laws that govern human resources.
For more information about AATF, visit the website at http://www.aatf-africa.org. Interested candidates are requested to submit their CVs to our Executive Search Partner, Career Connections, by email: email@example.com not later than Tuesday, 2 May 2017. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.