Employment Opportunity: Operational Assistant, Atlanta Area, USA
Location: Huntsville, Alabama or Atlanta, Georgia area (Preferred). Successful candidate should be located within a 4-hour driving distance to Atlanta.
Consultancy Type: part-time (up to 20 hours per week) for 1 year, with potential for renewal
Anticipated Start: February 2024
Renumeration: $22.00 to $28.00 per hour, depending on experience
Schedule: Flexible hours, Monday to Friday
About the World Poultry Foundation
The WPF is a U.S. based non-profit organization that creates access to poultry inputs for rural households with a focus on women and youth. We work through private companies to develop small poultry enterprises that generate income and provide protein for rural households. We also build capacity through educational programs and training workshops for farmers across the globe with an emphasis on technical training, nutrition, and gender programs for women. Our mission is to be a catalyst for improving lives globally through the sustainable production of poultry while empowering farmers in developing regions.
The World Poultry Foundation (WPF), a nonprofit organization, is searching for a part time (up to 20 hours week) Operational Assistant who will support a diverse range of operational and administrative needs. The position works independently and remotely (home office), with limited supervision, directly reporting to the CEO. This position calls for a highly organized and service-minded individual, working internally with management.
The WPF offers a relaxed atmosphere with the ability to work remotely from home with flexible hours. The successful candidate will assist in development and implementation of strategies to reach entity objectives as well as lead office activities and operations to secure efficiency and compliance with entity policies. Through this position, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to identify inefficiencies and propose solutions to improve the way the WPF works. Most work can be completed remotely although some in-person meetings with management staff and board members will be required.
Attendance of three board meetings annually in the Atlanta area (two nights for each meeting) held in January, May, and October. Attendance at WPF team events (max of 1x per year).
Expenses & Equipment
The WPF will reimburse all expenses needed to perform duties, including travel and office expenses. The WPF will also provide a computer or other necessary equipment to the successful candidate for completion of work-related tasks.
How to apply
All interested candidates should send a copy of their CV and a cover letter to [email protected]. Please include “Operational Assistant” in the subject line.