Earthworm Foundation is an international dynamic non-profit organization which helps companies transform their supply chains across the world for the benefit of people and nature.
Earthworm Foundation (EF) is seeking a motivated, dynamic and friendly Senior Manager/ Global Lead Centre of Social Excellence, based in Yaoundé, Centre Region, Cameroon, with strong experience working with organizations to develop good stakeholder relationships with local communities, as well as experience running adult education trainings, fundraising and managing complex donor-funded projects. The Centre of Social Excellence (CSE) Global Lead will oversee all CSE activities, as well as lead the marketing, promotion and coordination of CSE activities for businesses, communities, government staff and individuals in order to increase CSE's exposure and impact.
The selected candidates will be the CSE Global Team and will also support or lead on the implementation of projects in close collaboration with the Earthworm Foundation Central Africa Regional Head.
The Project Coordinator will report to the Head of Central Africa based in Yaoundé, will work in close collaboration with the Director of Programmes, with the Country heads and their respective teams, and with the other Programme Leads.
Centre of Social Excellence (CSE)
CSE’s mission is to create an enabling environment for social harmony and realized human rights by equipping companies, civil society, and governments with well-trained social practitioners from the regions where they operate. We mobilize diverse social experts who have real-world experience addressing social issues to design and teach courses to students on the front lines of company-community interactions.
For more on CSE please see: https://www.earthworm.org/our-work/programmes/cse and to learn more about CSE’s trainings watch the video:
About Earthworm Foundation
Earthworm Foundation currently has presence in more than 15 countries including Indonesia, Malaysia, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil, India, and several locations within Africa, Europe and the Americas. We employ more than 200 people worldwide and work with big and small companies, communities and producers of raw materials to create compelling cases of transformation. With an innovative and entrepreneurial spirit, we work on the ground with people to create inspiring transformation stories. We focus on creating value, engage without judging and carry hope and a positive vision of the future.
What Makes Us Unique
Beyond providing advice on policy set up based on our strong technical expertise, we see the world through interactions and relationships. Operating between two worlds (NGO-Companies/Buyer-Supplier), we encourage our partners to look inside, and are not only their environmental conscience. In addition to traceability and assessments, we create and innovate solutions to the challenges companies and communities face.
What We Offer
Contribute to Business Development to secure the financial resilience of the CSE
Ensure strong engagement and a quality delivery with Funders
Lead, engage and inspire the teams
Working conditions / Physical effort:
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and CV via email to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com by May, 14th 2021. Please put your last name and CSEPL2021 in the subject line of the email. Candidates will be contacted by email for an initial interview. The position will be open until filled. Only candidates who send a full application will be considered.