Leader, Africa’s Food Future Initiative

Job Information

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    Category Admin & HR Jobs
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    Posted On Jan 28 ,2021
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    Qualifications Master
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    Employer Name WWF International
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    Contact Email membership@wwfus.org

Job Description

  • Lead in the development of Africa’s Food Future “Full Concept” strategy (according to WWF International guidelines) in partnership with WWF staff and consultants.
  • Lead timely and effective design, launch and implementation of the AFFI in selected priority countries, ensuring alignment between Country Strategic Plans, the Food Practice Strategy and potentially other Practice strategies (e.g. Wildlife and Governance Practices).
  • Partner with multi-disciplinary teams consisting of WWF staff, national partners, consultants and/or contractors to analyze and adopt innovative approaches to food systems in Africa.
  • Provide intellectual and strategic leadership to multidisciplinary teams to assess AFFI opportunities at the global, national and regional levels and develop a long-term AFFI vision, strategy and work plans.
  • Provide appropriate high-level representation for activities with governments, the private sector and NGOs to develop and implement AFFI actions.