Nourishing Africa

  • Nigeria


  • Permanent

  • Full-time

Nigeria

Date Posted: 2021-01-27

The Nourishing Africa Hub serves as a platform for entrepreneurs to accelerate their work, connect with funders, markets, talent, and celebrate their successes on the Continent. The portal includes information about data, funding, knowledge, e-learning, African food and chefs, career opportunities, and other resources to enable entrepreneurs to scale their impact.

Summary:

The position is for young people with a passion for innovative technology, collaboration, and creative problem-solving. The volunteer will actively contribute to developing the Nourishing Africa hub and related projects and work closely with professionals in the agriculture, food and IT landscapes.

Description:

In this role, you will be required to fulfill the following primary responsibilities working as a member of the Nourishing Africa team:

  • Support the IT team in maintaining hardware, software, and other systems
  • Assist with troubleshooting issues and provide technical support
  • Organize and maintain IT resources
  • Provide support in areas such as cybersecurity, programming, analytics, graphic designs, and data centre management

Desired Skills:

We are looking for volunteers who are creative, self-motivated, committed to excellence, with a passion for the agriculture sector. Below are key qualifications that we require:

  • Minimum university degree (in view or completed)
  • Major in a tech-related course of study including Computer Science, Information Technology, Business Technology or Management Information Systems
  • Highly tech-savvy and proficient in navigating IT platforms and tools
  • Familiar with Java, .NET, JavaScript or HTML/DHTML and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Strong organizational skills, time management skills and attention to detail required
  • Ability to work independently, be self-directed and demonstrate initiative
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others
  • Functional knowledge of graphic design tools

DEADLINE: FEB 28, 2021

How to Apply:

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the job title as the subject of the email.

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